New manufacturing orders continue to hold firm in NovemberStaff Writer | November 23, 2016
The November SMI data for the Global Manufacturing sector reported another cautious month in manufacturing activity with a New Orders Index of 53.5.
Manufacturers The Sales Managers Index: Global Manufacturing
The Output Price Index for November fell slightly on the October level with companies passing on input cost increases to clients.
Panel members are suggesting that continued stable sales growth and consistent output price rises are fuelling only mild optimism. ■