Industrial production and capacity utilization
will continue to be based on the 1987 Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) until the 2002 annual revision, after which they will be constructed from the North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS).
(HCG), a seasoned supplier of ceramic bathroom fittings, which, with considerable backlogged contract orders, will run at a capacity utilization
rate of around 90% to post strong shipments in March through April.
The capacity utilization
rate was 67.3 percent in March 2010, and 73 percent in February 2011.
Continuous monitoring and in-depth reporting on capacity utilization
, data usage patterns, resource availability, and policy effectiveness
In recent months, capacity utilization
has fallen significantly in the transportation equipment and primary metals industries.
, which reportedly exceeded 100% over the last couple of years, is expected to average above 90% this year.
For its loss in the first six months, AUO stressed that it will stringently adjust inventory, capacity utilization
, and focus on shipments of newer-technology products.
On annual basis, capacity utilization
rate increased in all main industry groupings --which includes durable and non-durable consumer goods, consumer goods, intermediate goods, investment goods-- except for food and beverages.
Still, a strong prevailing wind constantly blows in the direction of more open and more productive technology: LAN-free backup becoming server-less then NDMP-standardized, virtualization increasing capacity utilization
and vendor-neutral capacity assignment.
for total industry rose 0.1 percentage point, to 82.3 percent, a level 0.3 percentage point above its 1967-99 average.