Industrial production increased 0.8% in March while capacity use rose to 77.4%, the Federal Reserve said Friday.

Industrial production increased 0.1% in February, while capacity utilization in the month came in at 76.9%, according to the Fed.

Economists expected industrial production would increase 0.6% and capacity utilization to be 77.4%.

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