These two series are part of the monthly G.17 release by the Federal Reserve. Industrial production is a calculated index of output by major industrial sector. Capacity utilization measures actual output as a percentage of potential output. If an industry is above 80% capacity, it usually signals expansion.

Economic Trends - Manufacturing Trend Data report has been separated into two reports to provide you the most up-to-date data as soon as it becomes available - this report includes data on industrial production and capacity utilization. You will find shipments, orders, inventory, and backlog in Economic Trends - Shipments, Orders, Inventory, and Backlog. 

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