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China Manufacturing PMI at near Five-Year High

Economy, Steel

China’s official manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI), published by the country’s National Bureau of Statistics, climbed to the highest level since April 2012 in March at 51.8 points, up from 51.6 in January.


By contrast, China’s steel sector Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) slipped to 50.6 points in March, down from 51.4 in February, as the rate of expansion in the industry slowed, according to the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing.