The Stanbic Bank Kenya PMI fell to 53.1 in November 2018 from 54.0 in the previous month, but still pointed to solid improvement in the health of the Kenyan private sector. Output and new orders rose at a softer pace and export demand growth was the weakest in ten months. In addition, firms lowered the pace of job creation, but at the same time raised purchasing activity at the sharpest pace since June. On the price front, input cost inflation eased to a four-month low and output prices rose faster. Manufacturing Pmi in Kenya is reported by Markit Economics.

Manufacturing Pmi in Kenya is expected to be 53.60 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Manufacturing Pmi in Kenya to stand at 52.79 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Kenya CfC Stanbic Bank PMI is projected to trend around 53.70 in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Kenya Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Internet Speed 12160.37 14958.20 14958.20 208.55 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 500853.00 1148803.00 2368112.00 21502.00 IP [+]
Manufacturing Pmi 53.10 54.00 57.70 34.40 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 61.00 80.00 129.00 61.00 [+]
Electricity Production 932.29 975.78 975.78 442.40 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Corruption Index 28.00 26.00 28.00 19.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 143.00 145.00 154.00 52.00 [+]
Car Production 303.00 498.00 1139.00 159.00 [+]
Car Registrations 24232.00 21011.00 32401.00 3071.00 [+]
Cement Production 460546.00 473861.00 584780.00 154781.00 Tonnes [+]
Competitiveness Index 53.67 53.25 53.67 3.61 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 93.00 93.00 106.00 88.00 [+]

Kenya CfC Stanbic Bank PMI

In Kenya, the CfC Stanbic Bank Purchasing Managers' Index measures the performance of agriculture, mining, manufacturing, services, construction and retail sectors and is derived from a survey of 400 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 activity compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. . This page provides - Kenya Manufacturing Pmi- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Kenya CfC Stanbic Bank PMI - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
53.10 54.00 57.70 34.40 2014 - 2018 Monthly

Country Last Previous
Australia 51.30 Nov/18
Brazil 52.70 Nov/18
Canada 54.90 Nov/18
China 50.20 Nov/18
Euro Area 51.80 Nov/18
France 50.80 Nov/18
Germany 51.80 Nov/18
India 54.00 Nov/18
Indonesia 50.40 Nov/18
Italy 48.60 Nov/18
Japan 52.20 Nov/18
Mexico 49.70 Nov/18
Netherlands 56.10 Nov/18
Russia 52.60 Nov/18
Saudi Arabia 55.20 Nov/18
Singapore 51.50 Nov/18
South Africa 49.50 Nov/18
South Korea 48.60 Nov/18
Spain 52.60 Nov/18
Switzerland 57.70 Nov/18
Turkey 44.70 Nov/18
United Kingdom 53.10 Nov/18
United States 55.30 Nov/18