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factory orders 080321 Partly reflecting a sharp increase in orders for non-durable goods, the Commerce Department released a report on Tuesday showing new orders for U.S. manufactured goods jumped more than expected in the month of June.

australia aug20 03aug21 Australia's central bank decided to continue with the scaling back of its bond purchases despite expectations for delaying the tapering process amid the restrictions in place in Sydney and other parts of the country. The policy board of the Reserve Bank of Australia headed by Governor Philip Lowe decided to leave its cash rate unchanged at a record low of 0.10 percent.

preview nov05 03aug21 Unemployment from Spain and producer prices from euro area are due on Tuesday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 3.00 am ET, Spain's monthly unemployment data for July is due from the labor ministry. Unemployment declined by a record 166,911 in June.

Consumer prices in the Tokyo region were down 0.1 percent on year in July, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and communications said on Tuesday. That was in line with expectations following the flat reading in June. Core CPI, which excludes volatile food prices, was up an annual 0.1 percent - exceeding...

Consumer prices in South Korea were up a seasonally adjusted 0.2 percent on month in July, Statistics Korea said on Tuesday. That exceeded expectations for a flat reading following the 0.1 percent decline in June. On a yearly basis, inflation climbed 2.6 percent - again beating forecasts for 2.4...

The Reserve Bank of Australia will wrap up its monetary policy meeting on Tuesday and then announce its decision on interest rates, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. The RBA is widely expected to keep its benchmark lending rate steady at 0.20 percent. Australia also will...

construction spending 080221 A report released by the Commerce Department on Monday showed a modest increase in U.S. construction spending in the month of June. The Commerce Department construction spending crept up by 0.1 percent to an annual rate of $1.552 trillion in June after edging down by 0.2 percent to a revised rate of $1.551 trillion in May.

ism pmi 080221 The pace of growth in U.S. manufacturing activity unexpectedly slowed in the month of July, according to a report released by the Institute for Supply Management on Monday. The ISM said its manufacturing PMI dipped to 59.5 in July from 60.6 in June. While a reading above 50 still indicates growth in the manufacturing sector, economists had expected the index to inch up to 60.9.

ukpmi oct01 02aug21 The UK manufacturing sector growth slowed in July as supply gridlock resulted in a moderate deceleration in the rates of expansion of production, new orders and job creation, final survey results from IHS Markit showed on Monday. The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index came in at 60.4 in July, down from May's record high of 65.6.

eurozonepmi aug01 02aug21 The euro area manufacturing sector growth moderated in July but the pace of expansion remained elevated, final data from IHS Markit showed on Monday. The final factory Purchasing Managers' Index fell to 62.8 from 63.4 in June. This was the lowest reading since March. But the reading was above the flash 62.6 and the sector has recorded successive months of expansion since July 2020.

china mpmi 030118 02aug21 China's manufacturing sector logged its weakest growth in more than a year in July largely due to a fall in new orders, survey data published by IHS Markit showed on Monday. The Caixin general manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index dropped to 50.3 in July from 51.3 in June. The reading was below economists' forecast of 51.0.

preview oct22 02aug21 Factory Purchasing Managers' survey results from euro area and the UK are due on Monday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, Destatis is slated to issue Germany's retail sales data for June. Sales are forecast to grow 2 percent on month, slower than the 4.2 percent rise in May.

The manufacturing sector in China continued to expand in July, albeit at a slower pace, the latest survey from Caixin showed on Monday with a manufacturing PMI score of 50.3. That's down from 51.3 in June, although it remains above the boom-or-bust line of 50 that separates expansion from contraction. A...

The manufacturing sector in Australia continued to expand in July, although at a slower rate, the latest survey from the Australian Industry Group showed on Monday with a Performance of Manufacturing Index score of 60.8. That's down from 63.2 in June, although it remains well above the boom-or-but...

The manufacturing sector in Japan continued to expand in July, and at a faster pace, the latest survey from Jibun Bank showed on Monday with a manufacturing PMI score of 53.0. That's up from 52.4 in June, and it moves further above the boom-or-bust line of 50 that separates expansion from contraction. The...

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