South Africa Manufacturing PMI  1999-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The ABSA Manufacturing PMI for South Africa increased to 49.9 in January of 2018 from 44.9 in the previous month. The reading pointed to a smallest contraction in factory activity in eight months as new orders rose and business activity recovered. The PMI also points that the local manufacturing sector started the year on relatively solid ground compared to recent readings. Manufacturing PMI in South Africa averaged 51.29 from 1999 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 64.20 in July of 2006 and a record low of 34.20 in April of 2009.

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South Africa Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 34.00 35.00 91.00 10.20 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 49.90 44.90 64.20 34.20 [+]
Industrial Production 2.00 1.50 18.50 -23.20 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 1.10 1.10 9.10 -8.70 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 81.50 81.30 86.30 76.90 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories -5527.00 5340.00 60285.00 -58506.00 ZAR Million [+]
Bankruptcies 137.00 216.00 511.00 63.00 Companies [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 45888.00 40636.00 65689.00 18482.00 [+]
Car Registrations 32642.00 26550.00 42915.00 5155.00 [+]
Leading Economic Index -0.60 0.00 4.70 -3.70 percent [+]
Internet Speed 6736.79 6595.61 6736.79 685.91 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 4274668.00 3727821.00 6727656.00 520279.00 IP [+]
Steel Production 503.40 550.50 885.00 182.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production 0.10 6.50 23.20 -17.80 percent [+]
Coincident Index 99.70 96.40 141.17 88.12 Index Points [+]
Competitiveness Index 4.32 4.47 4.54 4.31 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 61.00 47.00 61.00 35.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 49.00 48.40 52.70 46.40 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 82.00 74.00 82.00 32.00 [+]
Electricity Production 20749.00 21243.00 23801.00 10439.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Corruption Index 45.00 44.00 56.80 41.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 64.00 61.00 72.00 23.00 [+]


South Africa Manufacturing PMI

The Absa Manufacturing PMI is a monthly survey of purchasing managers in South Africa's manufacturing sector. The index provides leading indications of business conditions in the sector. A reading above 50 percent indicates that the manufacturing economy is generally expanding; below 50 percent indicates that it is generally declining. This page provides the latest reported value for - South Africa Manufacturing PMI - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. South Africa Manufacturing PMI - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
49.90 44.90 64.20 34.20 1999 - 2018 Monthly




manufacturing pmi by Country
Country Last
Australia 58.70 Jan/18
Brazil 51.20 Jan/18
Canada 55.90 Jan/18
China 51.50 Jan/18
Euro Area 58.50 Feb/18
France 56.10 Feb/18
Germany 60.30 Feb/18
India 52.40 Jan/18
Indonesia 49.90 Jan/18
Italy 59.00 Jan/18
Japan 54.00 Feb/18
Mexico 52.60 Jan/18
Netherlands 62.50 Jan/18
Russia 52.10 Jan/18
South Korea 50.70 Jan/18
Spain 55.20 Jan/18
Switzerland 65.30 Jan/18
Turkey 55.70 Jan/18
United Kingdom 55.30 Jan/18
United States 55.90 Feb/18


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