Italy's September industrial production unexpectedly dives 2.7% Y/Y vs. forecasts for a 1.1%...

|By:, SA News Editor

Italy's September industrial production unexpectedly dives 2.7% Y/Y vs. forecasts for a 1.1% increase, and August's rise of 4.3%. It's a volatile number, writes Jeremy Warner, but part of a disturbing pattern of very weak economic figures. The country is sinking into depression, and the EU wants to impose even harsher austerity?