The IHS Markit France Manufacturing PMI rose to a three-month high of 50.6 in May 2019 from 50.0 in the previous month, in line with preliminary estimates. The rate of job creation accelerated to the quickest since February and both production and new orders fell at a softer pace while new export orders dropped further. On the price front, input cost inflation advanced markedly to the fastest for four months and output charges rose at the quickest rate for three months. Manufacturing PMI in France is reported by Markit Economics.

Manufacturing PMI in France is expected to be 50.40 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Manufacturing PMI in France to stand at 52.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France Manufacturing PMI is projected to trend around 54.00 in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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France Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 104.00 101.00 124.00 66.00 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 50.60 50.00 58.80 42.70 [+]
Services PMI 51.50 50.50 62.90 40.20 Index Points [+]
Composite Pmi 51.20 50.10 60.30 41.90 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 1.10 -0.70 12.10 -19.50 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.40 -1.10 4.00 -5.00 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 0.50 0.60 68.90 -27.10 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 84.40 85.00 90.30 71.40 percent [+]
New Orders -8.40 -12.70 26.00 -65.20 Index Points [+]
Bankruptcies 312.00 313.00 811.00 183.00 Companies [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index -4.20 -1.60 79.80 -63.90 [+]
Car Registrations 174776.00 175303.00 248642.00 99444.00 [+]
Internet Speed 10756.57 10015.55 10756.57 3070.86 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 29887339.00 27078127.00 29887339.00 14688459.00 IP [+]
Mining Production -0.80 7.50 24.50 -27.60 percent [+]
Steel Production 1287.57 1382.67 2466.00 643.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Changes In Inventories 4160.00 2575.00 8609.00 -5673.00 EUR Million [+]
Competitiveness Index 78.01 77.40 78.01 5.05 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 17.00 18.00 23.00 15.00 [+]
Car Production 2269600.00 2227000.00 3701870.00 1740220.00 Units [+]
Ease of Doing Business 32.00 31.00 38.00 26.00 [+]
Electricity Production 53382.00 53011.00 61424.00 31896.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Corruption Index 72.00 70.00 75.00 63.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 21.00 23.00 26.00 18.00 [+]


France Manufacturing PMI

In France, the Markit 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 - France Manufacturing PMI - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. France Manufacturing PMI - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
50.60 50.00 58.80 42.70 2011 - 2019 Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Australia 52.70 May/19
Brazil 50.20 May/19
Canada 49.10 May/19
China 50.20 May/19
Euro Area 47.70 May/19
France 50.60 May/19
Germany 44.30 May/19
India 52.70 May/19
Indonesia 51.60 May/19
Italy 49.70 May/19
Japan 49.80 May/19
Mexico 50.00 May/19
Netherlands 52.20 May/19
Russia 49.80 May/19
Saudi Arabia 57.30 May/19
Singapore 49.90 May/19
South Africa 45.40 May/19
South Korea 48.40 May/19
Spain 50.10 May/19
Switzerland 48.60 May/19
Turkey 45.30 May/19
United Kingdom 49.40 May/19
United States 50.50 May/19


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