TABLE-Chile January manufacturing output slides 1.4 pct

viernes 28 de febrero de 2014 08:15 GYT

SANTIAGO, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Chilean manufacturing
production fell 1.4 percent in January from a year
earlier, driven down by reduced metals and chemicals production,
government data showed on Friday. 
    The decrease was less than a Reuters poll forecast for a 1.8
percent fall.
                January     December    Reuters
                2014        2013        poll
 Change on      -0.5        -1.7        
 month (pct)                            
 Change on      -1.4        +0.2        -1.8 
 year (pct)                             
 (Reporting by Santiago bureau Editing by W Simon)