WASHINGTON — Industrial production and capacity utilization were unchanged in October, the Federal Reserve reported Tuesday.

Economists expected industrial production — a measure of output at factories, mines and utilities — to expand 0.3% after contracting 0.2% in September. They expected capacity utilization to rise to 74.9% from 74.8%. Capacity utilization, a measure of factory usage, has averaged 76.9% the past 10 years.

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