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

The Nikkei Japan Final Manufacturing PMI came in at 54.0 in December of 2017, compared to the flash figure of 54.2 and following a final reading of 53.6 in November. It was the strongest growth in manufacturing sector since February 2014, as new orders rose the most since January 2014, output expanded for the fifth straight month and new export orders grew at an accelerated pace amid reports of greater demand from China and Taiwan. Also, buying activity went up the most in nearly two years while employment continued to increase. Meantime, sentiment weakened to the lowest since November 2016. On the price front, operating expenses increased sharply, due to the weakness of the yen along with higher oil and metal prices. Selling prices were increased for the twelfth consecutive month, marking the longest run of inflation since November 2008. Manufacturing PMI in Japan is reported by Markit Economics.

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Japan Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 25.00 22.00 53.00 -58.00 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 54.00 53.60 56.20 29.60 [+]
Services Pmi 51.10 51.20 55.30 46.40 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 3.60 5.90 30.00 -37.18 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.50 0.50 6.80 -16.50 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 3.60 5.90 29.34 -37.18 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 102.00 102.00 137.50 69.30 Index Points [+]
New Orders 1148.77 1041.95 1624.17 693.64 JPY Billion [+]
Machinery Orders 5.70 5.00 25.50 -15.80 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 515.10 -1682.50 7623.80 -6590.30 JPY Billion [+]
Bankruptcies 696.00 677.00 1965.00 6.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 17892.83 22389.97 22389.97 43.24 JPY Billion [+]
Coincident Index 118.10 116.40 120.60 77.90 [+]
Economy Watchers Survey 53.90 54.10 57.90 15.90 [+]
Car Production 729799.00 717252.00 961994.00 249772.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 228363.00 222938.00 585449.00 83044.00 Cars [+]
Leading Economic Index 108.60 106.50 112.50 75.10 Index Points [+]
Small Business Sentiment 15.00 10.00 46.00 -60.00 [+]
Internet Speed 20171.96 19574.52 20171.96 6541.92 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 43689566.00 43995715.00 44977757.00 23570249.00 IP [+]
Mining Production 1.50 18.70 18.70 -16.10 percent [+]
Non Manufacturing Pmi 23.00 23.00 57.00 -41.00 [+]
Cement Production 5342.00 5199.00 9368.00 4218.00 Thousands of Tonnes [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.49 5.48 5.50 5.36 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 9.00 8.00 10.00 5.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 52.20 52.20 54.10 46.30 [+]
Corruption Index 72.00 75.00 80.00 58.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 20.00 18.00 25.00 14.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 34.00 34.00 34.00 13.00 [+]
Steel Production 8702.15 8971.16 10775.00 1177.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Private Investment 4.20 1.50 11.20 -25.33 percent [+]


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 January of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
54.00 53.60 56.20 29.60 2008 - 2017 Monthly
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manufacturing pmi by Country
Country Last
Australia 56.20 Dec/17
Brazil 52.40 Dec/17
Canada 54.70 Dec/17
China 51.50 Dec/17
Euro Area 60.60 Dec/17
France 58.80 Dec/17
Germany 63.30 Dec/17
India 54.70 Dec/17
Indonesia 49.30 Dec/17
Italy 57.40 Dec/17
Japan 54.00 Dec/17
Mexico 51.70 Dec/17
Netherlands 62.20 Dec/17
Russia 52.00 Dec/17
South Korea 49.90 Dec/17
Spain 55.80 Dec/17
Switzerland 65.20 Dec/17
Turkey 54.90 Dec/17
United Kingdom 56.30 Dec/17
United States 55.10 Dec/17


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