|Chennai||Rs. 24840.00 (-0.36%)|
|Mumbai||Rs. 25460.00 (-0.16%)|
|Delhi||Rs. 25450.00 (2.21%)|
|Kolkata||Rs. 25000.00 (0%)|
|Kerala||Rs. 24700.00 (0%)|
|Bangalore||Rs. 25050.00 (1.42%)|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 24930.00 (1.63%)|
: U.S. factories slowed output in January because of a big drop in production at auto plants. Manufacturing fell 0.4 percent in January after gains of 1.1 percent in December and 1.7 percent in November.
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION: Overall industrial production dropped 0.1 percent. A big rise in utility output, reflecting colder weather, offset some of the weakness in manufacturing and mining.
OUTLOOK: U.S. manufacturing was hurt in 2012 by a weakening global economy which cut into exports and by sluggish consumer spending. The expectation is that 2013 will be slightly better, helped by continued improvements in auto sales.