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Barclays PMI

Date: 2013 - January
Document Type: Barclays PMI
Description: A monthly survey of purchasing managers in SA’s manufacturing sector, providing leading indications of business conditions in the sector – released on each first working day of the month.
Title: Kagiso PMI, December 2012

After rising towards the 50-point mark in November, the seasonally adjusted Kagiso PMI gave back most of the gains during December 2012, losing 2.1 index points to 47.4. The December decline was to a large extent influenced by the employment subcomponent, which plunged by 7.3 points to 44.7. The employment index is now at the lowest level since August 2011.

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(For the historical PMI data, click here.)