China NBS Manufacturing PMI  2005-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The official NBS Manufacturing PMI in China rose to 51.7 in August of 2017 from 51.4 in July and above market consensus of 51.3. Output (54.1 from 53.5 in a month earlier) and new orders (53.1 from 52.8) rose at faster paces and business confidence strengthened (59.5 from 59.1). Also, buying quantity (52.9 from 52.7) went up slightly more than in the preceding month. New export orders increased slightly less (50.4 from 50.9). Meantime, employment fell for the fifth straight month (49.1 from 49.2); raw materials in stock (48.3 from 48.5) and orders in hand continued to decline (46.1 from 46.3) and suppliers' delivery time lengthened (49.3 from 50.1). Business Confidence in China averaged 52 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.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-06-30 01:00 AM NBS Manufacturing PMI 51.7 51.2 51 51.4
2017-07-31 01:00 AM NBS Manufacturing PMI 51.4 51.7 51.6 51.5
2017-08-31 01:00 AM NBS Manufacturing PMI 51.7 51.4 51.3 51.5
2017-09-30 01:00 AM NBS Manufacturing PMI 51.7 51.8
2017-10-31 01:00 AM NBS Manufacturing PMI 51.61
2017-11-30 01:00 AM NBS Manufacturing PMI 51.65


China Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 51.70 51.40 59.20 38.80 [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 53.40 54.50 62.20 50.80 percent [+]
Manufacturing PMI 51.60 51.10 52.30 47.20 [+]
Services PMI 52.70 51.50 54.70 50.00 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 6.00 6.40 29.40 -21.10 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.46 0.41 1.32 0.13 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 6.90 6.70 11.40 6.30 percent [+]
New Orders 53.10 52.80 65.10 32.30 Index Points [+]
Changes in Inventories 10815.70 11109.60 12662.30 3.00 CNY HML [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 2186000.00 1971245.00 3057340.00 88416.00 [+]
Car Production 1789600.00 1758616.00 2644046.00 215533.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 1875200.00 1678400.00 2672300.00 213534.00 [+]
Leading Economic Index 0.20 0.40 3.00 -3.80 percent [+]
Mining Production -3.40 -1.30 7.90 -3.60 percent [+]
Mni Business Sentiment 55.90 53.10 77.20 38.70 [+]
Steel Production 74594.00 74021.00 74594.00 4918.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Competitiveness Index 4.95 4.89 4.95 4.55 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 28.00 28.00 34.00 26.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 52.40 51.90 53.50 48.00 [+]
Cement Production 21185.00 21283.40 23427.00 781.50 Ten Thousands of Tonnes [+]
Corruption Index 40.00 37.00 40.00 21.60 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 79.00 83.00 100.00 40.00 [+]
Corporate Profits 4248120.00 3633750.00 6880320.00 1617.00 CNY Million [+]
Ease of Doing Business 78.00 80.00 99.00 78.00 [+]
Electricity Production 594500.00 604700.00 604700.00 41760.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]


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 September of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
51.70 51.40 59.20 38.80 2005 - 2017 Monthly




business confidence by Country

Last
Australia 5.00 Aug/17
Brazil 55.70 Sep/17
Canada 56.30 Aug/17
China 51.70 Aug/17
Euro Area 1.09 Aug/17
France 111.00 Aug/17
Germany 115.90 Aug/17
India 64.10 Mar/17
Indonesia 111.63 Jun/17
Italy 108.10 Aug/17
Japan 17.00 Jun/17
Mexico 49.08 Aug/17
Netherlands 5.40 Aug/17
Russia -2.00 Aug/17
South Korea 78.00 Aug/17
Spain -0.40 Aug/17
Switzerland 104.10 Aug/17
Turkey 110.70 Aug/17
United Kingdom 5.00 Sep/17
United States 58.80 Aug/17