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U.S. Capacity Utilization Rate

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U.S. Capacity Utilization Rate

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Latest Release
Sep 15, 2022
Actual
80.0%
Forecast
80.3%
Previous
80.2%
The Capacity Utilisation Rate is the percentage of production capacity being utilized in the U.S.(available resources includes factories, quarries and utilities). Capacity Utilisation can act as a leading indicator of consumer price inflation in that once a companies do not have the capacity to produce more output, the may opt to raise prices instead.

A reading that is stronger than forecast is generally supportive (bullish) for the USD, while a weaker than forecast reading is generally negative (bearish) for the USD.
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Source: Federal Reserve
U.S. Capacity Utilization Rate
 
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Oct 18, 2022 (Sep) 14:15     80.0%
Sep 15, 2022 (Aug) 14:15 80.0% 80.3% 80.2%
Aug 16, 2022 (Jul) 14:15 80.3% 80.1% 79.9%
Jul 15, 2022 (Jun) 14:15 80.0% 80.6% 80.3%
Jun 17, 2022 (May) 14:15 79.0% 79.2% 78.9%
May 17, 2022 (Apr) 14:15 79.0% 78.6% 78.2%

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