Euro zone industrial output fell in October.It was down 0.6 percent from the previous month and 11.1 percent lower year-on-year. The cause was mainly reduced production of consumer goods and energy. Separately, employment in the euro zone shrank by 0.5 percent between July-September from the previous quarter. Analysts called that a sobering reminder of the fragility of the region’s economic recovery.
Euro zone figures underscore fragile recovery