Economy Manufacturing, mining power US industrial production Updated : July 18, 2018 06:50 AM IST The outlook for the industrial sector is uncertain against the backdrop of escalating trade tensions between the United States and its major trade partners, which threaten to disrupt global trade. The Federal Reserve said on Tuesday industrial production rose 0.6 percent last month after falling 0.5 percent in May. Gross domestic product estimates for the April-June quarter are as high as a 5.3 percent rate, more than double the first quarter's 2 percent pace. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.