Sri Lanka Manufacturing PMI  2015-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The Manufacturing PMI in Sri Lanka went up to 58.2 in August of 2018 from 57.2 in the previous month. The reading pointed to the strongest expansion in factory activity since May, mainly driven by a larger expansion in production (60.5 from 57.5) and new orders (60.5 from 59.5), namely in manufacturing of textiles, wearing apparel, leather and other related products. Additionally, employment increased at a faster pace in August (56.5 from 55), especially in the food & beverages sector; and the suppliers’ delivery time shortened (53 from 55), as some supply disturbances in main importing destinations were stabilized. On the other hand, stock of purchases slowed (57 from 57.5) for manufacturing and other non-metallic mineral products. Finally, expectations regarding output for the next three months improved. Manufacturing Pmi in Sri Lanka averaged 55.90 from 2015 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 67.30 in May of 2015 and a record low of 41.60 in April of 2016.

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Sri Lanka Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Industrial Production 0.40 2.00 35.20 -11.40 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 81.00 78.00 82.00 69.00 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 1217425.70 373245.00 1217425.70 373245.00 LKR Million [+]
Car Registrations 8129.00 6780.00 15017.00 308.00 [+]
Internet Speed 8527.30 7307.31 8527.30 374.62 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 85420.00 107335.00 246049.00 31627.00 IP [+]
Services Pmi 57.00 57.80 66.80 53.20 [+]
Business Confidence 78.00 87.00 136.00 78.00 Index Points [+]
Corruption Index 38.00 36.00 40.00 31.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 91.00 95.00 97.00 52.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 4.08 4.19 4.32 3.84 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 85.00 71.00 85.00 52.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 111.00 110.00 113.00 83.00 [+]
Manufacturing Pmi 58.20 57.20 67.30 41.60 [+]
Manufacturing Production 0.40 2.00 7.80 -3.00 percent [+]


Sri Lanka Manufacturing PMI

The Sri Lanka Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index measures the performance of the manufacturing sector and is derived from a survey of 150 industrial companies. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders, Output, Employment, Suppliers’ Delivery Times and Stock of Items Purchased, 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 - Sri Lanka Manufacturing Pmi- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Sri Lanka Manufacturing PMI - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
58.20 57.20 67.30 41.60 2015 - 2018 Monthly




manufacturing pmi by Country
Country Last
Australia 56.70 Aug/18
Brazil 51.10 Aug/18
Canada 56.80 Aug/18
China 50.60 Aug/18
Euro Area 53.30 Sep/18
France 52.50 Sep/18
Germany 53.70 Sep/18
India 51.70 Aug/18
Indonesia 51.90 Aug/18
Italy 50.10 Aug/18
Japan 52.90 Sep/18
Mexico 50.70 Aug/18
Netherlands 59.10 Aug/18
Russia 48.90 Aug/18
Saudi Arabia 55.10 Aug/18
Singapore 52.60 Aug/18
South Africa 43.40 Aug/18
South Korea 49.90 Aug/18
Spain 53.00 Aug/18
Switzerland 64.80 Aug/18
Turkey 46.40 Aug/18
United Kingdom 52.80 Aug/18
United States 55.60 Sep/18


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