Advertise with fastmoving.co.za
 
 

PMI NEWS ON FASTMOVING

Subscribe to pmi

Annual manufacturing growth in October beats expectations

Annual manufacturing growth in October beats expectations

11/12/2018 - 20:21
Production from SA’s factories was boosted considerably in October compared with the same month in 2017, Statistics SA reported. read more
Green shoots for SA's manufacturing sector

Green shoots for SA's manufacturing sector

04/12/2018 - 10:04
As manufacturing looks set to boost GDP in the third quarter, a survey has showed that factory owners are more upbeat about the sector. read more
SA’s economy could remain in the doldrums, survey shows

SA’s economy could remain in the doldrums, survey shows

05/10/2018 - 10:20
The Standard Bank PMI remained in contractionary territory for a third consecutive month. read more
Bleak manufacturing outlook as PMI keeps falling

Bleak manufacturing outlook as PMI keeps falling

02/10/2018 - 10:23
The poor PMI for September indicates that production in the manufacturing sector will be subdued. read more
Manufacturing sector concerned about its future

Manufacturing sector concerned about its future

03/08/2018 - 14:20
For the first time in 11 months, the subindex tracking expected business conditions in six months’ time dropped to below 50. read more
 PMI receives prestigious design award for its innovative smoke-free product

PMI receives prestigious design award for its innovative smoke-free product

06/04/2018 - 14:15
Philip Morris International’s innovative heated tobacco product IQOS has received a GOOD DESIGN® Award for its cutting-edge technology and sleek, customer-centric design.  read more
Upbeat PMI signals further improvement in the health of SA’s economy

Upbeat PMI signals further improvement in the health of SA’s economy

06/04/2018 - 08:28
Purchasing managers index (PMI) data from Standard Bank, which gauges activity in the entire economy, signalled a further improvement in the health of the South African private sector in March. read more
Manufacturing output growth beats expectations

Manufacturing output growth beats expectations

11/01/2018 - 14:06
SA’s manufacturing output grew 1.7% in November from the same month in 2016, beating the economists’ consensus of 0.45%, Statistics SA reported on Thursday. read more
Manufacturing production off to a good start in final quarter

Manufacturing production off to a good start in final quarter

12/12/2017 - 14:44
Manufacturing production got the final quarter of a tough 2017 off to a good start, as expected, posting growth of 2.2% for October from a year earlier, after a revised 1.7% year-on-year contraction in September. read more
Manufacturing Circle optimistic about prospects of factories

Manufacturing Circle optimistic about prospects of factories

05/12/2017 - 10:27
Despite the Absa purchasing managers’ index (PMI) spending six months in contractionary territory, the Manufacturing Circle is adamant that manufacturing is SA’s greatest opportunity for job-rich growth. read more
State of business worsens in October, but less so than in September

State of business worsens in October, but less so than in September

08/11/2017 - 10:41
Business conditions in SA have continued to deteriorate, given the weak economic climate. read more
Manufacturing output gloomier than expected

Manufacturing output gloomier than expected

07/09/2017 - 15:12
The manufacturing sector took a knock in July, with production declining more than expected. read more
Manufacturing index signals softer third quarter

Manufacturing index signals softer third quarter

04/09/2017 - 09:41
Economic growth is expected to rebound in the second quarter after the recession, but the Absa purchasing managers index (PMI) suggests the third quarter may be softer. read more
Clouds over South African manufacturing sector darken

Clouds over South African manufacturing sector darken

02/08/2017 - 13:53
The Absa purchasing managers’ index (PMI) has dipped further, spelling bad news for the manufacturing sector. read more
Manufacturing suffers sharp decline in June

Manufacturing suffers sharp decline in June

03/07/2017 - 11:23
South African factory output suffered a sharp decline in June, judging by the Absa purchasing managers index (PMI) which showed a shock 4.8 point drop to 46.7 points. read more
Economists fear setback for stabilising manufacturing sector

Economists fear setback for stabilising manufacturing sector

04/04/2017 - 12:33
While the March figures are positive upheavals in the political environment may hurt. read more
Manufacturing index takes surprise leap to positive territory

Manufacturing index takes surprise leap to positive territory

02/02/2017 - 12:20
The Absa purchasing managers’ index (PMI) staged a surprise recovery and rose to 50.9 in January, suggesting that manufacturers got off to a better start in 2017 than predicted. read more
Manufacturing sector optimism lifts as PMI jumps almost two points

Manufacturing sector optimism lifts as PMI jumps almost two points

01/07/2016 - 13:29
MANUFACTURING optimism increased to 53.7 index points in June from 51.9 in May, surprising economists who had expected it to fall to 50.46, a Barclays sponsored poll of purchasing managers, released on Friday, showed. read more
Business conditions continue to worsen

Business conditions continue to worsen

10/11/2015 - 10:03
Business conditions in the private sector have deteriorated further, a key index showed on Wednesday, as weak demand and escalating staff costs weighed on businesses. read more
Credit data reflect subdued economy

Credit data reflect subdued economy

03/02/2015 - 09:37
Credit growth data released on Friday painted a picture of a subdued economy, with broad M3 money supply growing only an annual 7.38% in December from 8.31% the previous month. read more
HSBC PMI shows business conditions still improving

HSBC PMI shows business conditions still improving

04/12/2014 - 10:11
Business conditions in the private sector continued to improve last month but at a lesser extent when compared with October, an index showed on Wednesday. read more
Demand drives improvement in PMI in October

Demand drives improvement in PMI in October

10/11/2014 - 09:26
Operating conditions in South African private companies improved for a third successive month as higher demand, new customers and increased marketing activity led to a rise in new work, an index showed on Wednesday. read more
Eurozone in reverse, China speeds up

Eurozone in reverse, China speeds up

22/03/2013 - 07:52
London - The eurozone's economic downturn deepened this month, even before Cyprus' bailout troubles, but China's factories took a completely different path and moved up a gear, business surveys showed on Thursday. read more
PMIs show factory activity picking up

PMIs show factory activity picking up

04/12/2012 - 08:37
Chinese manufacturing returned to growth in November for the first time in over a year and the deep downturn in euro zone factories eased slightly, according to business surveys released yesterday. read more
PMI drops, dampening GDP outlook

PMI drops, dampening GDP outlook

03/07/2012 - 10:50
Johannesburg - South Africa's seasonally adjusted Purchasing Managers’ Index fell to 48.2 in June from 53.6 in May, dropping into contraction territory for the first time since December and dampening the outlook for overall economic growth in the second quarter. read more
Manufacturers worried about PMI decline

Manufacturers worried about PMI decline

03/05/2012 - 08:52
The Manufacturing Circle, the group representing SA's major manufacturers, says the Purchasing Managers' Index decline for a second consecutive month in April reflects "still quite challenging" conditions for local manufacturing. read more
SA factories enjoy jump in orders

SA factories enjoy jump in orders

02/03/2012 - 07:45
Johannesburg - South Africa’s purchasing managers’ index (PMI) jumped to a two-year high of 57.9 in February from 53.2 in January, sponsors Kagiso Asset Management said on Thursday. read more
PMI edges over key 50 point level

PMI edges over key 50 point level

01/09/2010 - 00:00
The purchasing managers’ index (PMI) sponsored by Kagiso Securities edged up 0,8 points to 50,3 in August 2010. read more