BUZ INVESTORS Empire State Manufacturing The NY Empire State Manufacturing Index in the US fell sharply

UK manufacturing production surprisingly dropped in May

United Kingdom Manufacturing Production  | Data | Chart

FOREX INVESTORS  Manufacturing production in the United Kingdom went up 0.4 percent year-on-year in May of 2017, after being flat in the previous month but below market expectations of a 1 percent gain. The rise was mainly boosted by production of textiles, wearing apparel and leather (12.7 percent vs 4.3 percent in April); machinery (6.9 percent vs 2.7 percent); computer, electronics and optical (1.6 percent vs 1.4 percent) and electrical equipment (3.3 percent vs 1.1 percent). Also, production fell less for pharmaceuticals (-3.8 percent vs -12.3 percent) and rubber & plastics (-1.7 percent vs -3.1 percent) while plunged for food (-1.4 percent vs 1.9 percent). On a monthly basis, manufacturing output went down 0.2 percent, compared to a 0.2 percent increase in April. Manufacturing Production in the United Kingdom averaged 0.57 percent from 1969 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 19.60 percent in February of 1973 and a record low of -16.90 percent in December of 1980.




Manufacturing production

United Kingdom Manufacturing Production

Manufacturing production measures the output of businesses operating in the manufacturing sector. It is the most important sector in the UK and accounts for 70 percent of total production. The biggest segments within Manufacturing are: Food, drink and tobacco (11 percent of total production); transport equipment (9 percent); basic metals (8 percent); other manufacturing and repair (6 percent); pharmaceutical products and preparations (6 percent); and rubber and plastic products and non-metallic mineral products (6 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for – United Kingdom Manufacturing Production – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom Manufacturing Production – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.40 0.00 19.60 -16.90 1969 – 2017 percent Monthly
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BUZ INVESTORS Empire State Manufacturing The NY Empire State Manufacturing Index in the US fell sharply

German manufacturing PMI surprisingly climbed in June

Germany Manufacturing PMI   | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

BUZ INVESTORS  German manufacturing PMI The headline IHS Markit/BME Germany Manufacturing PMI came in at 59.6 in June 2017, better than a flash estimate of 59.3 and above May’s final reading of 59.5. The figure pointed to the strongest pace of expansion since April 2011, due to a faster rise in new orders and a greater lengthening in supplier delivery times, while growth of output and employment eased slightly. Also, the 12-month outlook for production remained strong. On the price front, input prices rose at the slowest pace in seven months while output price inflation quickened to the second-fastest since July 2011. Manufacturing PMI in Germany




 German manufacturing PMI

Germany Manufacturing PMI Notes

The Markit/BME Germany Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index measures the performance of the manufacturing sector and is derived from a survey of 500 industrial companies. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders (30 percent), Output (25 percent), Employment (20 percent), Suppliers’ Delivery Times (15 percent) and Stock of Items Purchased (10 percent), with the Delivery Times index inverted so that it moves in a comparable direction. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion of the manufacturing sector compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. This page provides the latest reported value for – Germany Manufacturing PMI – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Manufacturing PMI – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
59.60 59.50 62.70 32.00 2008 – 2017 Monthly
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BUZ INVESTORS Empire State Manufacturing The NY Empire State Manufacturing Index in the US fell sharply

Swiss SVME manufacturing PMI advanced in June

Switzerland Manufacturing PMI  | Data | Chart | Calendar

BUZ INVESTORS SVME manufacturing PMI advanced  The Swiss Manufacturing PMI rose by 4.5 points to a seasonally adjusted 60.1 in June 2017 from 55.6 points in the previous month. The latest figure pointed to the strongest pace of expansion in the manufacturing sector since February 2011, as growth accelerated in production (63.4 from 53.4 in May), employment (58.1 from 51.8 in May) and new orders (59.9 from 59.5 in May). Manufacturing PMI in Switzerland averaged 53.56 from 1995 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 67.30 in December of 2006 and a record low of 32.90 in March of 2009.




SVME manufacturing PMI advanced

Switzerland Manufacturing PMI Notes

In Switzerland, the SVME Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index measures the performance of the manufacturing sector and is derived from a survey to executives on their procurement expectations for the following month. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders (30 percent), Output (25 percent), Employment (20 percent), Suppliers’ Delivery Times (15 percent) and Stock of Items Purchased (10 percent), with the Delivery Times index inverted so that it moves in a comparable direction. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion of the manufacturing sector compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. This page provides the latest reported value for – Switzerland Manufacturing PMI – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Switzerland Manufacturing PMI – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
60.10 55.60 67.30 32.90 1995 – 2017 Monthly
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Buz Investors French business sentiment France's manufacturing confidence unexpectedly weakened for the first time in four months in March, as the assessment on order book levels and businesses'

Japanese manufacturing PMI declined in June

Japan Manufacturing PMI | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

BUZ INVESTORS Japanese manufacturing PMI declined  The Nikkei Japan Final Manufacturing PMI came in at 52.4 in June of 2017, higher than a preliminary 52 and compared to 53.1 in May. It was the tenth straight month of expansion, although growth in output and new orders eased. Meantime, new export orders rose at the fastest pace since February and business confidence remained optimistic. On the price front, average input costs continued to increase and price inflation continued to rise. Also, suppliers’ delivery times lengthened due to stronger global demand and restricted supply. Manufacturing PMI in Japan




manufacturing PMI declined

Japan Manufacturing PMI

The Nikkei Japan Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index measures the performance of the manufacturing sector and is derived from a survey of 400 industrial companies. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders (30 percent), Output (25 percent), Employment (20 percent), Suppliers’ Delivery Times (15 percent) and Stock of Items Purchased (10 percent), with the Delivery Times index inverted so that it moves in a comparable direction. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion of the manufacturing sector compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. This page provides the latest reported value for – Japan Manufacturing PMI – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Japan Manufacturing PMI – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
52.40 53.10 56.20 29.60 2008 – 2017 Monthly
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BUZ INVESTORS Empire State Manufacturing The NY Empire State Manufacturing Index in the US fell sharply

Chinese manufacturing PMI index recorded a rise in June

China Caixin Manufacturing PMI | Data | Chart | Calendar

BUZ INVESTORS  The Caixin Manufacturing PMI in China unexpectedly rose to 50.4 in June of 2017 from 49.6 in May and beating market consensus of 49.5. It was the highest reading since March, as output and new export orders increased at a faster pace. Also, buying activity rose slightly. Companies adopted relatively cautious attitudes towards their inventories, with both stocks of inputs and finished items declining. Meantime, firms trimmed their workforce number again and backlogs of work continued to rise. Optimism toward the business outlook fell to the lowest so far this year. “The manufacturing sector recovered slightly in June, but based on the inventory trends and confidence around future output, the June reading was more like a temporary rebound, with an economic downtrend likely to be confirmed later.  Caixin Manufacturing PMI




Caixin Manufacturing PMI

China Caixin Manufacturing PMI Notes

In China, the Caixin Manufacturing PMI Purchasing Managers’ Index measures the performance of the manufacturing sector and is derived from a survey of private 430 industrial companies. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders (30 percent), Output (25 percent), Employment (20 percent), Suppliers’ Delivery Times (15 percent) and Stock of Items Purchased (10 percent), with the Delivery Times index inverted so that it moves in a comparable direction. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion of the manufacturing sector compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. This page provides the latest reported value for – China Manufacturing PMI – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. China Caixin Manufacturing PMI – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on July of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
50.40 49.60 52.30 47.20 2011 – 2017 Monthly

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BUZ INVESTORS China's Manufacturing Sector China's manufacturing activity grew at a slower pace in March as both production and new orders growth

Chinese NBS manufacturing PMI unexpectedly expanded in June

China NBS Manufacturing PMI | Data | Chart | Calendar


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BUZ INVETORS  Chinese NBS manufacturing PMI  The official NBS Manufacturing PMI in China rose to 51.7 in June of 2017 from 51.2 in May and higher than market expectations of 51. Faster growth was reported for production (54.4 from 53.4) and new orders (53.1 from 52.3) while raw material inventories declined at a slower rate (48.6 from 48.5). On the other hand, both employment (49 from 49.4) and supplier delivery times (49.9 from 50.2) worsened. Also, input prices rebounded (50.4 from 49.5) and factory prices declined for a third straight month (49.1 from 47.6). Business Confidence in China averaged 52.01 from 2005 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 59.20 in April of 2008 and a record low of 38.80 in November of 2008.




Chinese NBS manufacturing PMI

China NBS Manufacturing PMI

In China, the NBS Manufacturing Purchasing Manager Index measures the performance of the manufacturing sector and is derived from a survey of more large-scale, state-owned companies. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders (30 percent), Output (25 percent), Employment (20 percent), Suppliers’ Delivery Times (15 percent) and Stock of Items Purchased (10 percent), with the Delivery Times index inverted so that it moves in a comparable direction. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion of the manufacturing sector compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. . This page provides – China Business Confidence – actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. China NBS Manufacturing PMI – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on June of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
51.70 51.20 59.20 38.80 2005 – 2017 Monthly

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Buz Investors French business sentiment France's manufacturing confidence unexpectedly weakened for the first time in four months in March, as the assessment on order book levels and businesses'

Eurozone manufacturing PMI recorded an unexpected rise in June

Euro Area Manufacturing PMI| Data | Chart | Calendar

BUZ INVESTORS Eurozone manufacturing PMI   The IHS Markit Flash Eurozone Manufacturing PMI rose to 57.3 in June 2017 from 57 in May and beating market expectations of 56.8. The reading pointed to the strongest rate of expansion in the manufacturing sector since April 2011, as new orders increased the most since February 2011 and employment growth was almost unchanged from the two-decade high seen in May. Manufacturing optimism about the year ahead hit a new record high. Manufacturing PMI in the Euro Area 




Eurozone manufacturing PMI

Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2017 55.20 55.40 56.20 56.70 57.00 57.30
2016 52.30 51.20 51.60 51.70 51.50 52.80 52.00 51.70 52.60 53.50 53.70 54.90
2015 51.00 51.00 52.20 52.00 52.20 52.50 52.40 52.30 52.00 52.30 52.80 53.20
2014 54.00 53.20 53.00 53.40 52.20 51.80 51.80 50.70 50.30 50.60 50.10 50.60

Euro Area Manufacturing PMI Notes

In the Euro Area, the Markit Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index measures the performance of the manufacturing sector and is derived from a survey of 3,000 manufacturing firms. National data are included for Germany, France, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, Austria, the Republic of Ireland and Greece. These countries together account for an estimated 90% of Eurozone manufacturing activity. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders (30 percent), Output (25 percent), Employment (20 percent), Suppliers’ Delivery Times (15 percent) and Stock of Items Purchased (10 percent), with the Delivery Times index inverted so that it moves in a comparable direction. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion of the manufacturing sector compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. This page provides the latest reported value for – Euro Area Manufacturing PMI – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Euro Area Manufacturing PMI – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on June of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
57.30 57.00 59.00 33.50 2007 – 2017 Monthly
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BUZ INVESTORS Empire State Manufacturing The NY Empire State Manufacturing Index in the US fell sharply

German manufacturing PMI fell in June

Germany Manufacturing PMI| Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

BUZ INVESTORS manufacturing PMI fell  The IHS Markit Flash Germany Manufacturing PMI declined slightly to 59.3 in June 2017 from 59.5 in the previous month, but above market forecast of 59. Still, the reading pointed to the second-strongest overall performance of the manufacturing sector since April 2011. Output expanded at a slower pace while new order growth accelerated to the fastest since March 2011, with demand reported from Europe, America and Asia. Also, jobs rose at the second-fastest rate in over six years. Manufacturing PMI in Germany




manufacturing PMI fell

Germany Manufacturing PMI

The Markit/BME Germany Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index measures the performance of the manufacturing sector and is derived from a survey of 500 industrial companies. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders (30 percent), Output (25 percent), Employment (20 percent), Suppliers’ Delivery Times (15 percent) and Stock of Items Purchased (10 percent), with the Delivery Times index inverted so that it moves in a comparable direction. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion of the manufacturing sector compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. This page provides the latest reported value for – Germany Manufacturing PMI – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Manufacturing PMI – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on June of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
59.30 59.50 62.70 32.00 2008 – 2017 Monthly
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BUZ INVESTORS Empire State Manufacturing The NY Empire State Manufacturing Index in the US fell sharply

Japanese manufacturing PMI registered a drop in June

Japan Manufacturing PMI | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

BUZ INVESTORS Japanese manufacturing PMI The Nikkei Japan Flash Manufacturing PMI fell to 52 in June of 2017 from a final 53.1 in May and missing market consensus of 53.4. It was the weakest reading since November 2016, as output, new orders and new export orders rose at slower paces while employment growth eased and business confidence softened. Also, quantity of purchases increased less than in a month earlier and both output prices and input cost went up at faster rates. In addition, backlogs of work fell and suppliers’ delivery times lengthened. Manufacturing PMI in Japan




Japanese manufacturing PMI

Japan Manufacturing PMI

The Nikkei Japan Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index measures the performance of the manufacturing sector and is derived from a survey of 400 industrial companies. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders (30 percent), Output (25 percent), Employment (20 percent), Suppliers’ Delivery Times (15 percent) and Stock of Items Purchased (10 percent), with the Delivery Times index inverted so that it moves in a comparable direction. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion of the manufacturing sector compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. This page provides the latest reported value for – Japan Manufacturing PMI – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Japan Manufacturing PMI – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on June of 2017.

 

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
52.00 53.10 56.20 29.60 2008 – 2017 Monthly
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