Final Japan Nikkei Manufacturing PMI Hits 12-Month High in December

Japan’s manufacturing sector expanded for a fourth consecutive month in December, a sign factory output was stabilizing amid uneven international demand. The Markit/Nikkei final manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI) came in at 52.4 in December ... ( read original story ...)

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The Final Markit/Nikkei Japan Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) rose to 52.4 in December on a seasonally adjusted basis, higher than a preliminary reading of 51.9 and a final 51.3 in November. The index remained above the 50 threshold that ... ( read original story ...)

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