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China’s Manufacturing PMI Signals Contraction


At 49.6, China’s official manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) slipped into contraction for the first time since February 2020 in September (a value below 50 indicates contraction). Electricity rationing, higher input costs, production bottlenecks and Covid-related disruption were all drivers of the fall from 50.1 in August.