Buz Investors Chinese producer price index climbed Primarily reflecting a jump in energy prices, the Labor Department released a report on Tuesday showing that U.S. producer prices rose by more than expected in the month of January.

German producer price index remained steady in June

Germany Producer Prices | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

FOREX INVESTORS  German producer price  Producer Prices in Germany remained unchanged at 104.50 Index Points in June from 104.50 Index Points in May of 2017. Producer Prices in Germany averaged 64.57 Index Points from 1950 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 107.70 Index Points in January of 2013 and a record low of 26.50 Index Points in June of 1950.



German producer price

Germany Producer Prices

In Germany, the Producer Price Index measures the average change in price of goods and services sold by manufacturers and producers in the wholesale market during a given period. This page provides the latest reported value for – Germany Producer Prices – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Producer Prices – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
104.50 104.50 107.70 26.50 1950 – 2017 Index Points Monthly
2010=100, NSA

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There will be a lighter news schedule this week, compared to last week which was quite heavy. There is central bank input expected this week from Australia and New Zealand, as well as a few high-impact pieces of economic data, mostly from Canada and the U.S.A. The market is likely to be most active from Wednesday through to Friday. U.S. Dollar It will be a reasonably light week for the greenback after a slow start, beginning on Wednesday, with the release of Crude Oil Inventories. Thursday will see the release of Unemployment Claims numbers. Finally, on Friday we will have Preliminary UoM Consumer Sentiment data. Australian Dollar It will be a busy and important week for the Aussie, starting on Monday with the release of Retail Sales data. Tuesday brings the monthly RBA Rate Statement and Cash Rate. On Thursday, the Governor of the RBA will be making a minor speech, then finally on Friday the RBA Monetary Policy Statement will be released. New Zealand Dollar It will be a busy and important week for the Kiwi following Monday’s public holiday, starting on Tuesday with the release of Inflation Expectations data and the GDT Price Index. Wednesday brings the monthly RBNZ Rate Statement and Official Cash Rate, followed by the usual press conference. On Thursday, the Governor of the RBNZ will be testifying before Parliament. Chinese Yuan Friday will see a release of Trade Balance data. Canadian Dollar It will be a normal week for the Loonie, starting with Tuesday’s release of Trade Balance data, followed by Employment Change and Unemployment Rate numbers on Friday. British Pound It will be a quiet week for the Pound, with nothing of high impact scheduled except Manufacturing Production data on Friday.

CURRENCY INVESTORS German economic sentiment index dropped in July

Germany Zew Economic Sentiment Index  | Data | Chart | Calendar

CURRENCY INVESTORS German economic sentiment  The ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment for Germany fell slightly by 1.1 points to 17.5 in July 2017 from 18.6 in the previous month and below market consensus of 18. Still, the outlook for the German economic expansion in the coming six months continued to be positive, as 25.4 percent of financial market experts expect economic activity growth to pick up while 66.7 percent expect it to remain steady. Also, the assessment of the current economic situation in Germany decreased by 1.6 points to 86.4 from a six-year high of 88 in June. Zew Economic Sentiment Index in Germany averaged 23.85 from 1991 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 89.60 in January of 2000 and a record low of -63.90 in July of 2008.



German economic sentiment

Germany Zew Economic Sentiment Index

In Germany, the ZEW Economic Sentiment Index measures the level of optimism that analysts have about current economic situation and expected economic developments for the next 6 months. The survey covers up to 350 experts from banks, insurance companies and financial departments of selected corporations.Participants are asked about their six-months expectations concerning the economy, inflation rates, interest rates, stock markets and exchange rates. The index is constructed as the difference between the percentage share of analysts that are optimistic and the percentage of analysts that are pessimistic about the development of the economy. The ZEW indicator measures the confidence on a scale of -100 (all analysts are unhappy with the current developments and expect the conditions to deteriorate) up to 100 (all analysts are satisfied with the current situation and expect it to improve). A 0 value indicates neutrality. This page provides the latest reported value for – Germany Zew Economic Sentiment Index – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Zew Economic Sentiment Index – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
17.50 18.60 89.60 -63.90 1991 – 2017 Monthly

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BUZ INVESTORS Consumer confidence in Japan went up Consumer confidence in Japan went up to 43.9 in March of 2017 from an upwardly revised 43.2 in February and beating market estimates of 43.5.

German consumer price index advanced as expected in June

Germany Consumer Price Index (CPI) | Data | Chart | Calendar

FOREX INVESTORS BUZZ German consumer price  Consumer Price Index CPI in Germany increased to 109 Index Points in June from 108.80 Index Points in May of 2017. Consumer Price Index CPI in Germany averaged 60.01 Index Points from 1950 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 109 Index Points in March of 2017 and a record low of 20.50 Index Points in July of 1950.



German consumer price

Germany Consumer Price Index (CPI)

In Germany, the Consumer Price Index or CPI measures changes in the prices paid by consumers for a basket of goods and services. This page provides the latest reported value for – Germany Consumer Price Index (CPI) – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Consumer Price Index (CPI) – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
109.00 108.80 109.00 20.50 1950 – 2017 Index Points Monthly
2010=100, NSA

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Wholesale inventories Climb 0.3% in June

German wholesale price index remained unchanged in June

Germany – Wholesale price index (2005 = 100)


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FOREX INVESTORS BUZZ  Wholesale price index (2005 = 100) in Germany was reported at 102 in 2016, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources.



Wholesale price index

 

The Wholesale Price Index (WPI) measures the change in the price of goods sold by wholesalers. It is a leading indicator of consumer price inflation.

A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the EUR, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the EUR.

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Buz Investors Chinese exports advanced China's exports increased at a faster-than-expected pace in January, data from the General Administration of Customs showed Friday.

German exports rose more-than-expected in May

Germany Exports | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

FOREX INVESTORS  German exports rose  Exports from Germany increased by 14.1 percent year-on-year to EUR 110.6 billion in May 2017, as sales rose to the EU countries (11.8 percent to EUR 64.2 billion); to the Euro Area countries (13.4 percent to EUR 40.8 billion); to EU countries not belonging to the Euro Area (9.2 percent to EUR 23.5 billion); and to countries outside the European Union (17.3 percent to EUR 46.4 billion). In the first five months of the year, exports grew 7.2 percent to EUR 531 billion from EUR 495.4 billion in the same period of 2016. Exports in Germany averaged 29687.11 EUR Million from 1950 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 118226.65 EUR Million in March of 2017 and a record low of 226.39 EUR Million in January of 1950.



 German exports rose

Germany Exports

Germany is the third largest exporter in the world, with exports accounting for almost an half of its economic output. Germany main exports are: vehicles (18 percent of the total sales); machinery and equipment (17 percent); electrical products (10 percent); pharmaceutical products (6 percent); optical, photographic (5 percent); plastics (5 percent each) and aircraft (3 percent). Main export partners are: the US (10 percent of the total exports), France (9 percent), the UK and the Netherlands (7 percent each), China (6 percent), Italy and Austria (5 percent each). This page provides – Germany Exports – actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Germany Exports – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
110603.00 101028.89 118226.65 226.39 1950 – 2017 EUR Million Monthly
NSA

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Business Description Industry: Application Software » Software - Infrastructure NAICS: 423430 SIC: 7379 Compare: NAS:USAT, AMEX:VHC, OTCPK:XAUMF, NYSE:MIXT, OTCPK:CLSK, NAS:OKTA, OTCPK:RDMKF, OTCPK:IDGS, NYSE:RUBI, NAS:CYRN, NAS:SREV, NAS:MAMS, NAS:GEC, OTCPK:DLEXY, OTCPK:BTLLF, OTCPK:SKKY, NAS:SPRT, NAS:DTRM, OTCPK:RSASF, NAS:DGLT » details Traded in other countries: PP0.Germany, PPT.UK, Headquarter Location: USA Planet Payment Inc is a provider of payment and transaction processing and multi-currency processing services. It provides these services through its acquiring bank and processor customers, as well as through its own direct sales force. Planet Payment Inc is a provider of international payment and transaction processing and multi-currency processing services. It offers services to approximately 189,000 active merchant locations in 22 countries and territories across the Asia-Pacific region, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa and Europe, through its acquiring bank and processor customers, as well as through its own direct sales force. Its multi‑currency processing services segment includes Pay In Your Currency, Multi-Currency Pricing and DCC at ATMs; and Payment processing services comprise end‑to‑end authorization, capture, clearing and settlement

German trade surplus widened in May

Germany Balance of Trade  1950-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

FOREX INVESTORS  German trade surplus widened to EUR 22.0 billion in May of 2017 from EUR 20.7 billion in the same month a year earlier. Exports increased by 14.1 percent year-on-year to EUR 110.6 billion while imports rose by 16.2 percent to EUR 88.6 billion. Considering the first five months of the year, the trade surplus narrowed to EUR 100.1 billion from EUR 104.8 billion in the same period of 2016. On a seasonally adjusted basis, the trade surplus came in at EUR 20.3 billion in May, as exports rose 1.4 percent from the prior month and imports went up 1.2 percent. Balance of Trade in Germany averaged 4880.61 EUR Million from 1950 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 25751.07 EUR Million in March of 2016 and a record low of -535.91 EUR Million in April of 1991.



German trade surplus widened

German Trade Surplus Widens 6.2% YoY In May

German trade surplus widened to EUR 22.0 billion in May of 2017 from EUR 20.7 billion in the same month a year earlier. Exports increased by 14.1 percent year-on-year to EUR 110.6 billion while imports rose by 16.2 percent to EUR 88.6 billion.

Compared with May 2016, exports rose to the EU countries (11.8 percent to EUR 64.2 billion); to the Euro Area countries (13.4 percent to EUR 40.8 billion); to EU countries not belonging to the Euro Area (9.2 percent to EUR 23.5 billion); and to countries outside the European Union (17.3 percent to EUR 46.4 billion).
Imports increased from the EU countries (13.2 percent to EUR 57.8 billion); from the Euro area countries (12.6 percent to EUR 39.1 billion); from EU countries not belonging to the Euro area (14.6 percent to EUR 18.7 billion) and from countries outside the European Union (22.3 percent to EUR 30.8 billion).
Considering the first five months of the year, the trade surplus narrowed to EUR 100.1 billion from EUR 104.8 billion in the same period of 2016.

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Buz Investors Poland Industrial Production Rises Poland's industrial production grew in February, but cost pressures also increased, data from the Central Statistical Office showed Friday.

German industrial production advanced more-than-expected in May

Germany Industrial Production  | Data | Chart | Calendar

FOREX  INVESTORS German industrial production   Industrial Production in Germany increased 5 percent in May of 2017 over the same month in the previous year. Industrial Production in Germany averaged 1.52 percent from 1979 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 15.30 percent in December of 2010 and a record low of -22 percent in April of 2009.




German industrial production

Germany Industrial Production

In Germany, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy. Manufacturing is the most important sector and accounts for 79 percent of total production. The biggest segments within Manufacturing are: machinery and equipment (12 percent of total production); motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers (12 percent); basic metals and fabricated metal products (10 percent); and computers, electronic and optical products and electrical equipment (10 percent). Construction accounts for 11 percent of total output; and energy production accounts for 10 percent. This page provides the latest reported value for – Germany Industrial Production – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Industrial Production – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.00 2.80 15.30 -22.00 1979 – 2017 percent Monthly
2010=100, WDA

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The improvement in construction comes a day after the equivalent survey for manufacturing showed a strong bounceback in factory output and new orders in August, suggesting manufacturers quickly shrugged off the shock of the Brexit vote in June. Consumer confidence also recovered somewhat last month after taking a huge plunge in July, according to market researchers GfK. The Bank of England took action in early August to restore confidence among businesses and households and ward off a recession. It cut interest rates to a new record low of 0.25% and expanded its programme of bond purchases.

German factory orders rose less-than-expected in May

Germany Factory Orders| Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

FOREX INVESTORS  German factory orders rose  German industrial orders increased by 1.0 percent month-on-month in May of 2017, following an upwardly revised 2.2 percent drop in April but missing market consensus of a 2.0 percent gain. Overseas demand rose by 3.1 percent, as new orders from the Euro Area went up by 1.7 percent and those from other countries grew by 4.0 percent. In contrast, domestic orders fell by 1.9 percent. By sector, demand declined for consumer (-2.9 percent) and intermediate goods (-0.7 percent) while orders for capital goods increased 2.6 percent. Factory Orders in Germany averaged 0.37 percent from 1952 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 27.10 percent in June of 1975 and a record low of -15.70 percent in July of 1975.




German factory orders rose

Germany Factory Orders

Factory Orders in Germany are reported using monthly changes in the volume of new orders received by manufacturers. Factory Order figures in Germany can be very volatile and misleading because they are heavily affected by geopolitical events, temporary shocks in demand and business deals which may only happen once. This page provides the latest reported value for – Germany Factory Orders – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Factory Orders – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.00 -2.20 27.10 -15.70 1952 – 2017 percent Monthly
2010=100, SA

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Buz Investors Australian PCI The national construction industry experienced a slow start to 2017 with the Australian Industry Group/Housing Industry Association

German construction PMI declined in June

Germany Construction Pmi  2013-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

FOREX INVESTORS German construction PMI declined   The IHS Markit Germany Construction PMI edged down to 55.1 in June of 2017 from 55.3 in May but pointing to the third-fastest expansion in construction since March of 2016. New orders slowed while employment went up and sub-contractor supply declined at the fastest rate since December of 2006 which contributed to a survey-record increase in the rates they charged. Commercial activity recorded the sharpest increase and one of the fastest during the past six years. Civil engineering increased for the seventh month, the longest sequence of growth in over ten years, offsetting slower residential growth. Although German construction firms remained strongly confident regarding expected workloads in 12 months’ time, business expectations were the lowest in four months. Construction Pmi in Germany 




German construction PMI declined

Germany Construction Pmi

The Germany Construction PMI is based on original survey data collected from a representative panel of over 200 companies based in the German construction sector. Data are collected at mid-month, asking respondents to compare a variety of business conditions with the situation one month ago. A reading of below 50.0 indicates that the economy is generally declining, above 50.0 that it is generally expanding and exactly 50.0 indicates no change on the level recorded the previous month. This page provides – Germany Construction Pmi- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Germany Construction Pmi – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
55.10 55.30 59.60 45.50 2013 – 2017 Monthly
SA

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