Japan Manufacturing PMI  2008-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The Markit/Nikkei Flash Japan Manufacturing PMI fell to 47.6 in May of 2016, compared to the final reading of 48.2 in April. It is the third straight month of contraction in the manufacturing sector and the fastest decline since December 2012. Output dropped the most in 25 months while new export orders contracted at the sharpest pace in 41 months. While input prices decreased at a slower pace, exports prices fell at a faster rate. Meanwhile, employment remained in growth territory though at a slower rate. Manufacturing PMI in Japan averaged 49.63 from 2008 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 56.20 in January of 2014 and a record low of 29.60 in February of 2009. Manufacturing PMI in Japan is reported by Markit Economics.

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
47.60 48.20 56.20 29.60 2008 - 2016 Monthly
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The Nikkei Japan Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index measures the performance of the manufacturing sector and is derived from a survey of 400 industrial companies. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders (30 percent), Output (25 percent), Employment (20 percent), Suppliers’ Delivery Times (15 percent) and Stock of Items Purchased (10 percent), 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 the latest reported value for - Japan Manufacturing PMI - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Japan Manufacturing PMI - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2016.


Japan Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 6.00 12.00 53.00 -58.00 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 47.60 48.20 56.20 29.60 [+]
Services Pmi 49.30 49.90 55.30 46.40 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 0.20 -1.20 33.10 -38.60 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 3.80 -5.20 6.80 -16.50 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 0.19 -1.26 29.34 -37.18 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 97.50 94.50 137.50 69.30 Index Points [+]
New Orders 1154.11 1158.21 1624.17 693.64 JPY Billion [+]
Machinery Orders 5.50 -9.20 25.50 -16.40 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 1566.60 1780.70 6605.80 -6427.50 JPY Billion [+]
Bankruptcies 695.00 746.00 1965.00 6.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 17763.05 15217.20 20288.07 43.24 JPY Billion [+]
Coincident Index 111.10 110.70 120.80 79.00 [+]
Economy Watchers Survey 43.50 45.40 57.90 15.90 [+]
Car Production 757605.00 651663.00 961994.00 249772.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 184562.00 346794.00 585449.00 83044.00 Cars [+]
Leading Economic Index 93.30 96.80 112.80 74.80 Index Points [+]
Small Business Sentiment -4.00 0.00 46.00 -60.00 [+]
Steel Production 8498.00 8648.00 10775.00 1177.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production 4.67 1.37 15.40 -16.10 percent [+]
Cement Production 4218.00 5372.00 9368.00 4218.00 Thousands of Tonnes [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.47 5.47 5.50 5.36 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 6.00 6.00 10.00 5.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 34.00 30.00 34.00 13.00 [+]
Corruption Index 75.00 76.00 80.00 58.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 18.00 15.00 25.00 14.00 [+]




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Australia 53.40 Apr/16
Austria 52.00 Apr/16
Brazil 42.60 Apr/16
Canada 52.20 Apr/16
China 49.40 Apr/16
Czech Republic 53.60 Apr/16
Denmark 60.65 Apr/16
Egypt 46.90 Apr/16
Euro Area 51.50 May/16
France 48.30 May/16
Germany 52.40 May/16
Greece 49.70 Apr/16
Hong Kong 45.30 Apr/16
Hungary 52.20 Apr/16
India 50.50 Apr/16
Indonesia 50.90 Apr/16
Ireland 52.60 Apr/16
Israel 50.50 Apr/16
Italy 53.90 Apr/16
Japan 47.60 May/16
Kenya 54.80 Apr/16
Lebanon 44.10 Apr/16
Malaysia 47.10 Apr/16
Mexico 52.40 Apr/16
Netherlands 52.60 Apr/16
New Zealand 56.50 Apr/16
Nigeria 43.70 Apr/16
Norway 48.00 Apr/16
Poland 51.00 Apr/16
Puerto Rico 54.00 Mar/16
Russia 48.00 Apr/16
Saudi Arabia 54.20 Apr/16
Singapore 49.80 Apr/16
South Africa 54.90 Apr/16
South Korea 50.00 Apr/16
Spain 53.50 Apr/16
Sweden 54.00 Apr/16
Switzerland 54.70 Apr/16
Taiwan 49.70 Apr/16
Turkey 48.90 Apr/16
United Arab Emirates 52.80 Apr/16
United Kingdom 49.20 Apr/16
United States 50.50 May/16
Vietnam 52.30 Apr/16
World 50.90 Jan/16