The Stanbic Bank Kenya PMI decreased to 54.1 in July of 2019 from 54.3 in the previous month. The latest reading pointed to another strong improvement in the health of the private sector, mainly due to an even sharper rise in new orders, following another strong increase in demand during June. New export orders growth was sharp but softer than in the previous month and the rate of job creation eased from the two-and-a-half year high recorded in June. On the price front, overall input prices rose at a notable pace and output prices reported the quickest increase since last December. Finally, the outlook for future activity improved even further in July, beating June's previous record high due to investment and expansion plans at several firms. Manufacturing Pmi in Kenya is reported by Markit Economics.

Manufacturing Pmi in Kenya is expected to be 53.30 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Manufacturing Pmi in Kenya to stand at 52.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Kenya CfC Stanbic Bank PMI is projected to trend around 53.70 in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Kenya CfC Stanbic Bank PMI
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Kenya Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Internet Speed 12160.37 14958.20 14958.20 208.55 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 500853.00 1148803.00 2368112.00 21502.00 IP [+]
Manufacturing Pmi 54.10 54.30 57.70 34.40 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 61.00 80.00 129.00 61.00 [+]
Electricity Production 996.16 894.42 996.16 442.40 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Corruption Index 27.00 28.00 28.00 19.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 144.00 143.00 154.00 52.00 [+]
Car Production 327.00 476.00 1139.00 159.00 [+]
Car Registrations 26991.00 27713.00 32401.00 3071.00 [+]
Cement Production 507037.00 470146.00 584780.00 154781.00 Tonnes [+]
Competitiveness Index 53.67 53.25 53.67 3.61 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 93.00 93.00 106.00 88.00 [+]

Kenya CfC Stanbic Bank PMI

In Kenya, the CfC Stanbic Bank Purchasing Managers' Index measures the performance of agriculture, mining, manufacturing, services, construction and retail sectors and is derived from a survey of 400 companies. The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is based on five individual indexes with the following weights: New Orders (30 percent), Output (25 percent), Employment (20 percent), Suppliers’ Delivery Times (15 percent) and Stock of Items Purchased (10 percent), with the Delivery Times index inverted so that it moves in a comparable direction. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion of activity compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. . This page provides - Kenya Manufacturing Pmi- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Kenya CfC Stanbic Bank PMI - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
54.10 54.30 57.70 34.40 2014 - 2019 Monthly

Country Last Previous
Australia 51.30 Jul/19
Brazil 49.90 Jul/19
Canada 50.20 Jul/19
China 49.90 Jul/19
Euro Area 46.50 Jul/19
France 49.70 Jul/19
Germany 43.20 Jul/19
India 52.50 Jul/19
Indonesia 49.60 Jul/19
Italy 48.50 Jul/19
Japan 49.40 Jul/19
Mexico 49.80 Jul/19
Netherlands 50.70 Jul/19
Russia 49.30 Jul/19
Saudi Arabia 56.60 Jul/19
Singapore 49.80 Jul/19
South Africa 52.10 Jul/19
South Korea 47.30 Jul/19
Spain 48.20 Jul/19
Switzerland 44.70 Jul/19
Turkey 46.70 Jul/19
United Kingdom 48.00 Jul/19
United States 50.40 Jul/19