Lebanon PMI  2013-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

The BLOM Lebanon PMI decreased to 46 in September of 2017 from 46.3 in August, pointing to a further deterioration in private sector activity. The rate of contraction accelerated to the fastest since October last year, driven by another declines in output and new orders amid political uncertainty and difficult economic conditions. Business sentiment remained weak, with firms in general expecting activity to fall in the year ahead, which resulted in a reduction of staffing numbers. On the price front, input costs rose at the fastest pace in four years while average selling prices dropped at a moderate pace. Manufacturing Pmi in Lebanon is reported by Markit Economics.

Lebanon PMI
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Lebanon Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Manufacturing Pmi 46.00 46.30 49.50 43.80 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 126.00 122.00 126.00 101.00 [+]
Electricity Production 1528.00 1285.00 1528.00 277.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Coincident Index 304.00 290.10 317.60 91.50 Index Points [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.84 3.84 3.94 3.67 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 101.00 101.00 113.00 89.00 [+]
Corruption Index 28.00 28.00 36.00 25.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 136.00 123.00 136.00 63.00 [+]

Lebanon PMI

In Lebanon, the BLOM Lebanon Purchasing Managers’ Index measures the performance of private sector and is derived from a survey of 450 companies, including manufacturing, services, construction and retail. The PMI is a composite index, calculated as a weighted average of five individual sub-components: New Orders (30%), Output (25%), Employment (20%), Suppliers’ Delivery Times (15%) and Stocks of Purchases (10%). Reading above 50.0 signal an improvement in business conditions on the previous month, while readings below 50.0 show a deterioration. . This page provides - Lebanon Manufacturing Pmi- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Lebanon PMI - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
46.00 46.30 49.50 43.80 2013 - 2017 Monthly

manufacturing pmi by Country

Australia 54.20 Sep/17
Brazil 50.90 Sep/17
Canada 55.00 Sep/17
China 51.00 Sep/17
Euro Area 58.10 Sep/17
France 56.10 Sep/17
Germany 60.60 Sep/17
India 51.20 Sep/17
Indonesia 50.40 Sep/17
Italy 56.30 Sep/17
Japan 52.90 Sep/17
Mexico 52.80 Sep/17
Netherlands 60.00 Sep/17
Russia 51.90 Sep/17
South Korea 50.60 Sep/17
Spain 54.30 Sep/17
Switzerland 61.70 Sep/17
Turkey 53.50 Sep/17
United Kingdom 55.90 Sep/17
United States 53.10 Sep/17