SEOUL Nov 30 South Korea's industrial output
fell by a seasonally adjusted 1.7 percent in October from
September, data showed on Wednesday, missing market
The median forecast in a Reuters survey of analysts was for
the output to be 0.1 percent lower than in September.
The October reading follows a revised 0.6 percent gain in
September, topping the 0.3 percent preliminary gain reported
On an annual basis, factory output fell 1.6 percent in
October from a revised 1.7 percent drop in September.
Service sector output fell 0.2 percent in seasonally
adjusted terms on-month after a revised 0.7 percent decline in
(Reporting by Cynthia Kim; Editing by Eric Meijer)