Germany Manufacturing PMI  2008-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The IHS Markit Germany Manufacturing PMI fell to 53.7 in September of 2018 from 55.9 in August and well below market expectations of 55.7. The reading pointed to the smallest expansion in factory activity since August of 2016, preliminary estimates showed. Backlogs of work fell for the first time since January of 2015; new export orders declined for the first time since since July of 2015; output was the lowest since April of 2016; order books were little changed; and job creation was robust but the lowest since May. Also, output price inflation was similar to the one seen in August while cost pressures remained elevated amid higher prices paid for energy and steel. In addition, expectations towards future output were the lowest in almost four years. Manufacturing PMI in Germany is reported by Markit Economics.

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Germany Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 103.80 101.70 109.80 80.00 Index Points [+]
Services PMI 56.50 55.00 60.30 41.30 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 53.70 55.90 63.30 32.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 55.30 55.60 59.00 50.20 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 1.10 2.70 15.30 -21.80 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom -1.10 -0.70 4.00 -6.90 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 0.60 3.30 15.50 -24.10 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 87.70 87.70 88.70 70.20 percent [+]
New Orders 104.60 105.60 113.80 8.80 Index Points [+]
Factory Orders -0.90 -3.90 27.10 -15.70 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 3.19 -2.92 9.68 -11.34 EUR Billion [+]
Bankruptcies 1603.00 1616.00 3755.00 416.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 201.20 198.20 201.20 91.05 EUR Billion [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index -10.60 -13.70 89.60 -63.90 [+]
Car Production 369841.00 358800.00 583399.00 265542.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 316405.00 317848.00 552865.00 43460.00 [+]
Internet Speed 15298.72 14588.37 15298.72 3207.62 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 38794861.00 38344874.00 38794861.00 18134106.00 IP [+]
Mining Production -6.10 0.30 46.60 -30.40 percent [+]
Steel Production 3900.00 3770.00 4744.00 907.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.65 5.57 5.65 5.37 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 5.00 5.00 7.00 4.00 [+]
Corruption Index 81.00 81.00 82.70 73.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 12.00 10.00 20.00 10.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 20.00 17.00 27.00 14.00 [+]


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 September of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
53.70 55.90 63.30 32.00 2008 - 2018 Monthly
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manufacturing pmi by Country
Country Last
Australia 56.70 Aug/18
Brazil 51.10 Aug/18
Canada 56.80 Aug/18
China 50.60 Aug/18
Euro Area 53.30 Sep/18
France 52.50 Sep/18
Germany 53.70 Sep/18
India 51.70 Aug/18
Indonesia 51.90 Aug/18
Italy 50.10 Aug/18
Japan 52.90 Sep/18
Mexico 50.70 Aug/18
Netherlands 59.10 Aug/18
Russia 48.90 Aug/18
Saudi Arabia 55.10 Aug/18
Singapore 52.60 Aug/18
South Africa 43.40 Aug/18
South Korea 49.90 Aug/18
Spain 53.00 Aug/18
Switzerland 64.80 Aug/18
Turkey 46.40 Aug/18
United Kingdom 52.80 Aug/18
United States 55.60 Sep/18


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