BEIJING (Reuters) - China's factory sector contracted for an eighth straight month in June, with export orders and prices turning in their weakest showing since early 2009, a private-sector survey showed on Thursday.
China's factory sector contracted for an eighth straight month in June, with export orders and prices turning in their weakest showing since early 2009, a private-sector survey showed on Thursday. The ...
The HSBC Flash China Manufacturing PMI™ report shows Operating conditions continue to improve in December.
Flash China Manufacturing PMI™ at 50.9 (50.5 in November). Fourteen-month high.
Flash China Manufacturing Output Index at 50.5 (51.3 in November). Two-month low.
Data collected 5–12 December 2012.
The HSBC Flash PMI, the earliest monthly indicator of China's industrial activity, fell to a seven-month low of 48.1 in June, as export orders and prices turned in their weakest showing since early 2009.
BEIJING (Reuters) - A factory slump in Asia's two biggest exporters China and Japan deepened in June as crumbling orders from abroad dragged activity to seven-month lows, heightening worries that the health of the global economy is deteriorating. PMI reports on major exporters South Korea and Taiwan also indicated new orders from overseas were falling. The manufacturing sectors in these countries contracted in June for the first time in five months, the reports showed. In India, where the economy is more reliant on domestic activity, the factory sector picked up in June. ...