Brazil's Industrial Output Rises in October

By Paulo Trevisani Features Dow Jones Newswires

Brazil's industrial output rose a seasonally adjusted 0.2% in October from the previous month as durable-goods production expanded at a fast pace, the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics, or IBGE, said Tuesday.

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Output rose 5.3% from October of last year, the fastest year-over-year pace since 2013, IBGE said.

Durable-goods production expanded 1.1% from September and 14.9% from a year earlier, according to the statistics agency.

Write to Paulo Trevisani at paulo.trevisani@wsj.com

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December 05, 2017 06:26 ET (11:26 GMT)