The au Jibun Bank Japan Composite PMI was at 45.5 in August 2021, compared with flash data of 45.9 and a final 48.8 in July. This was the fourth straight month of contraction in private sector activity and the steepest pace in a year, due to an extension of a state of emergency following the recent surge in the Delta variant of COVID-19 cases, with services output falling the most in 15 months while manufacturing production slowing. New orders shrank at the steepest rate since January, while firms redirected capacity to reduce outstanding business, with the rate of depletion the sharpest since February. Meantime, job creation rose the most since April, reflecting quicker growth at manufacturers and a renewed rise at services firms. Lastly, sentiment remained positive, despite easing from the previous survey period. source: Markit Economics
Composite PMI in Japan averaged 49.94 points from 2013 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 54.10 points in January of 2014 and a record low of 25.80 points in April of 2020. This page provides - Japan Composite Pmi- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Japan Composite PMI - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on September of 2021.
Composite PMI in Japan is expected to be 47.00 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Japan Composite PMI is projected to trend around 52.00 points in 2022, according to our econometric models.