The Production & Business Activity category provides information on different aspects of production and business activity for various sectors of the economy. These include sales, shipments, orders, and inventories as well as several indexes to provide a measure of activity, sentiment, etc.

Last Updated: Feb 27 2024, 08:32 EST Next Release: Mar 26 2024, 08:30 EDT

Advance Report on Durable Goods is one of two press releases per month for the Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders (M3) survey. The purpose of the M3 survey is to provide broad-based monthly statistical data on current economic conditions and indications of future production commitments in the manufacturing sector.

Major Advance Report on Durable Goods Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 12 2024, 08:00 EST Next Release: --

Bank of Spain Statistical Bulletin contains the economic statistics compiled by the Bank of Spain (on the credit system, other financial institutions, financial markets, general government and the balance of payments), a summary of general economic statistics, compiled by the National Statistics Institute and other public bodies, and a set of indicators for other countries.

Major Bank of Spain Statistical Bulletin Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Bank of Spain Assets Dec 2023 956.18B EUR -0.71%
Bank of Spain Cash Put Into Circulation Dec 2023 -9.01B EUR --
Bank of Spain Liabilities Dec 2023 956.18B EUR -0.71%
Spain Assets: Currency and Deposits Q3 2023 2.682T EUR 0.16%
Spain Domestic Demand Growth Q3 2023 1.82% -21.89%
Spain Exports of Goods and Services Growth Q3 2023 -2.33% --
Spain Financial Assets Q3 2023 11.96T EUR -0.39%
Spain Financial Institutions Net Financial Assets Q3 2023 -95.84B EUR --
Spain Imports of Goods and Services Growth Q3 2023 -2.41% --
Spain Inventories Growth QoQ Q3 2023 0.24% --
Spain Unemployment Rate Q4 2023 11.76% -0.68%
Last Updated: Feb 15 2024, 08:35 EST Next Release: Mar 14 2024, 08:30 EDT

The Monthly Survey of Manufacturing publishes statistical series for manufacturers -- sales of goods manufactured, inventories, unfilled orders, new orders and capacity utilization rate.

Major Canada Monthly Survey of Manufacturing Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 15 2024, 08:33 EST Next Release: Mar 15 2024, 08:30 EDT

The Empire State Manufacturing Survey is produced each month by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. It provides an indication of manufacturing activity in the state economy. The survey is sent on the first day of each month to the same group of about 200 manufacturing executives. The New York Fed then calculates diffusion indexes based on their responses covering all facets of manufacturing: general conditions, new orders, employees, capital investment, and more.

Major Empire State Manufacturing Survey Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 18 2024, 20:01 EST Next Release: Mar 17 2024, 21:00 EDT

Machinery Orders Survey researches the state of the order books of machinery manufacturers, and collects basic material for analyzing the direction of the economy through an early understanding of trends in capital investment in machinery.

Major ESRI Orders Received for Machinery Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Japan Machinery Orders MoM Dec 2023 2.71% --
Japan Machinery Orders Received Dec 2023 2.986T JPY 10.31%
Japan Machinery Orders Received from the Private Sector Dec 2023 1.115T JPY 19.84%
Japan Machinery Orders Received from the Private Sector Excluding Volatile Orders Dec 2023 838.80B JPY 2.71%
Japan Machinery Orders YoY Dec 2023 -1.19% --
Japan Machinery Sales Dec 2023 2.703T JPY 3.17%
Last Updated: Feb 15 2024, 09:29 EST Next Release: Mar 15 2024, 09:15 EDT

The Federal Reserve's monthly index of industrial production and the related capacity indexes and capacity utilization rates cover manufacturing, mining, and electric and gas utilities. The industrial sector, together with construction, accounts for the bulk of the variation in national output over the course of the business cycle. The industrial detail provided by these measures helps illuminate structural developments in the economy.

Major G.17 Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 7 2024, 02:04 EST Next Release: Mar 8 2024, 02:00 EST

The production index measures the monthly output of the manufacturing industry in Germany. Due to its periodicity, its rapid availability and the deep breakdown by economic sector, it is a central and current indicator for economic development.

Major Germany Industrial Production Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 6 2024, 10:06 EST Next Release: Mar 6 2024, 10:00 EST

Global Supply Chain Pressure Index integrates transportation cost data and manufacturing indicators to provide a gauge of global supply chain conditions.

Major Global Supply Chain Pressure Index Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Global Supply Chain Pressure Index Jan 2024 -0.1108 --
Last Updated: Feb 1 2024, 10:02 EST Next Release: Mar 1 2024, 10:00 EST

The Manufacturing ISM Report On Business is based on data compiled from purchasing and supply executives nationwide. This monthly report offers one of the most reliable economic indicators available, providing guidance to supply management professionals, economists, analysts, government and business leaders.

Major ISM Manufacturing Report On Business Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US ISM Manufacturing Backlog Index Jan 2024 44.70 -1.32%
US ISM Manufacturing Customer's Inventories Index Jan 2024 43.70 -9.15%
US ISM Manufacturing Employment Index Jan 2024 47.10 -0.84%
US ISM Manufacturing Exports Index Jan 2024 45.20 -9.42%
US ISM Manufacturing Imports Index Jan 2024 50.10 7.97%
US ISM Manufacturing Inventories Index Jan 2024 46.20 5.24%
US ISM Manufacturing New Orders Index Jan 2024 52.50 11.70%
US ISM Manufacturing PMI Jan 2024 49.10 4.25%
US ISM Manufacturing Prices Paid Index Jan 2024 52.90 17.04%
US ISM Manufacturing Production Index Jan 2024 50.40 1.00%
US ISM Manufacturing Supplier Deliveries Index Jan 2024 49.10 4.47%
Last Updated: Dec 13 2023, 20:32 EST Next Release: Dec 27 2023, 20:30 EST

The Japan Indices of Industrial Production measure the relative index of various aspects of Japanese industrial production. This includes the monthly production, shipments, inventories, and inventory to shipments ratio. Also included are average monthly inventories as well as end of period inventories for frequencies longer than one month.

Major Japan Indices of Industrial Production Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Japan Index of Industrial Production Apr 2023 95.50 -0.42%
Japan Industrial Production Index MoM Apr 2023 -0.42% --
Japan Manufacturing Inventory Apr 2023 104.00 0.29%
Japan Manufacturing Inventory Ratio Apr 2023 126.90 -0.55%
Japan Manufacturing Production Apr 2023 95.70 -0.21%
Japan Manufacturing Shipments Apr 2023 93.00 -0.43%
Last Updated: Feb 22 2024, 10:03 EST Next Release: --

The Japan Semiconductor Book-to-Bill Ratio Report contains data on semiconductor and FPD manufacturing equipment. This includes bookings and billings data measured in Yen as well as growth rates for each and a ratio item of bookings to billings.

Major Japan Semiconductor Billings Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 29 2024, 11:23 EST Next Release: Mar 28 2024, 11:00 EDT

The monthly Manufacturing Survey provided by the Kansas City Fed measures current manufacturing activity in the Tenth district. The survey's accumulated results help trace longer term trends. The survey monitors manufacturing plants selected according to geographic distribution, industry mix and size. Survey results reveal changes in several indicators of manufacturing activity, including production and shipments, and identify changes in prices of raw materials and finished products.

Major Kansas City Fed Manufacturing Survey Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 2 2024, 10:01 EST Next Release: Mar 5 2024, 10:00 EST

The Manufacturers’ Shipments, Inventories, and Orders (M3) survey provides broad-based, monthly statistical data on economic conditions in the domestic manufacturing sector. The survey measures current industrial activity and provides an indication of future business trends.

Major Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, and Orders (M3) Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Capital Goods Inventories Dec 2023 254.07B USD 0.65%
US Capital Goods New Orders Dec 2023 113.97B USD -1.20%
US Computers and Electronic Products Inventories Dec 2023 55.60B USD 0.31%
US Computers and Electronic Products New Orders Dec 2023 24.95B USD 0.38%
US Durable Goods Excluding Defense New Orders MoM Dec 2023 0.46% -93.29%
US Durable Goods Excluding Transportation New Orders MoM Dec 2023 0.53% 14.93%
US Durable Goods Inventories Dec 2023 526.91B USD 0.36%
US Durable Goods New Orders Dec 2023 295.38B USD -0.01%
US Durable Goods New Orders MoM Dec 2023 -0.01% --
US Durable Goods Shipments Dec 2023 282.10B USD -0.33%
US Durable Goods Unfilled Orders Dec 2023 1.393T USD 1.32%
US Machinery Inventories Dec 2023 95.67B USD 0.64%
US Machinery New Orders Dec 2023 37.40B USD 0.08%
US Machinery Shipments Dec 2023 37.54B USD -0.86%
US Machinery Unfilled Orders Dec 2023 136.84B USD -0.11%
US Manufacturing New Orders Dec 2023 594.28B USD 0.20%
US Manufacturing New Orders MoM Dec 2023 0.20% -92.47%
US Manufacturing Shipments Dec 2023 580.99B USD 0.05%
US Motor Vehicles and Parts New Orders Dec 2023 61.15B USD 0.42%
US Nondefense Capital Goods Excluding Aircraft New Orders MoM Dec 2023 0.17% -79.85%
US Transportation Equipment Inventories Dec 2023 167.64B USD 0.80%
US Transportation Equipment New Orders Dec 2023 106.82B USD -0.93%
Last Updated: Feb 15 2024, 10:01 EST Next Release: Mar 14 2024, 10:00 EDT

The Manufacturing & Trade Inventories & Sales report provides broad and timely measures of combined changes in domestic retail trade, wholesale trade and manufacturers' activities.

Major Manufacturing & Trade Inventories & Sales Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Business Inventories Dec 2023 2.556T USD 0.36%
US Business Inventories MoM Dec 2023 0.36% --
US Business Inventories YoY Dec 2023 0.44% 41.91%
US Business Inventory/Sales Ratio Dec 2023 1.37 0.00%
US Business Sales Dec 2023 1.864T USD 0.41%
US Manufacturers Inventories Dec 2023 857.69B USD 0.11%
US Manufacturers Inventory/Sales Ratio Dec 2023 1.48 0.00%
US Manufacturers Sales Dec 2023 580.99B USD 0.05%
US Retail Trade Inventories Dec 2023 801.13B USD 0.63%
US Retail Trade Inventory/Sales Ratio Dec 2023 1.31 0.00%
US Retail Trade Sales Dec 2023 611.73B USD 0.43%
US Wholesalers Inventories Dec 2023 897.21B USD 0.36%
US Wholesalers Inventories MoM Dec 2023 0.36% --
US Wholesalers Inventory/Sales Ratio Dec 2023 1.34 0.00%
US Wholesalers Sales Dec 2023 670.88B USD 0.72%
US Wholesalers Sales YoY Dec 2023 1.60% 317.5%
Last Updated: Mar 1 2024, 00:08 EST Next Release: Apr 29 2024, 21:00 EDT

China's Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is an index summarized and compiled through the results of the monthly survey of enterprises purchasing managers. It covers every link of the enterprises, including purchasing, production, logistics, and so on. It is one of the leading indices which was commonly adopted by international society to monitor the macroeconomic trends, and played an important role in forecasting and monitoring.

Major Monthly Report on China's Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
China Manufacturing Employment Index Feb 2024 49.10 -0.20%
China Manufacturing Expected Production and Business Activities Index Feb 2024 54.20 0.37%
China Manufacturing New Orders Index Feb 2024 49.00 0.00%
China Manufacturing Production Index Feb 2024 49.80 -2.92%
China Manufacturing Raw Materials Purchase Price Index Feb 2024 50.10 -0.60%
China Manufacturing Supplier Delivery Time Index Feb 2024 48.80 -3.94%
China PMI Feb 2024 49.10 -0.20%
Last Updated: Mar 1 2024, 00:06 EST Next Release: Apr 29 2024, 21:00 EDT

China Non-Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index is a monthly survey that provides an early indication of economic activities in the Chinese Non-manufacturing sector.

Major Monthly Report on China's Non-Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 15 2024, 08:32 EST Next Release: Mar 21 2024, 08:30 EDT

The Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey is a monthly survey of manufacturers in the Third Federal Reserve District. Participants indicate the direction of change in overall business activity and in the various measures of activity at their plants: employment, working hours, new and unfilled orders, shipments, inventories, delivery times, prices paid, and prices received.

Major Philly Fed Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 27 2024, 10:01 EST Next Release: Mar 26 2024, 10:00 EDT

Each month since November 1993, the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond has conducted the survey of manufacturing activity. The survey is sent electronically to manufacturing firms across the Fifth Federal Reserve District, which encompasses the District of Columbia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and most of West Virginia. Manufacturing firms report on various aspects of their business, such as shipments, new orders, order backlogs, capacity utilization (usage of equipment), supplier lead times, number of employees, average work week, wages, inventories of finished goods, and capital expenditures.

Major Richmond Fed Survey of Manufacturing Activity Indicators

Last Updated: Jan 10 2024, 10:02 EST Next Release: --

The SIA's Global Billings Report History provides data for total sales of semi-conductors in four different markets and worldwide.

Major SIA Global Billings Report History Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Americas Semiconductor Sales Nov 2023 12.60B USD 3.87%
Asia-Pacific Semiconductor Sales Nov 2023 12.29B USD 3.49%
European Semiconductor Sales Nov 2023 4.734B USD -1.98%
Japanese Semiconductor Sales Nov 2023 3.907B USD -0.65%
Worldwide Semiconductor Sales Nov 2023 47.98B USD 2.93%
Last Updated: Dec 13 2023, 18:51 EST Next Release: Apr 1 2024, 19:50 EDT

The Tankan (Short-Term Economic Survey of Enterprises in Japan) is a statistical survey conducted by the Bank of Japan in accordance with the Statistics Law that provides an accurate picture of business trends of enterprises in Japan, thereby contributing to the appropriate implementation of monetary policy.

Major Tankan Survey Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 26 2024, 10:31 EST Next Release: Mar 25 2024, 10:30 EDT

The Dallas Fed conducts the Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey monthly to obtain a timely assessment of the state’s factory activity. Firms are asked whether output, employment, orders, prices and other indicators increased, decreased or remained unchanged over the previous month. Responses are aggregated into balance indexes where positive values generally indicate growth while negative values generally indicate contraction.

Major Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 20 2024, 10:50 EST Next Release: Mar 13 2024, 10:00 EDT

Monthly data and the Cass Transportation Index Report provide valuable insight into freight trends as they relate to other economic and supply chain indicators and the overall economy.

Major The Cass Freight Index Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Cass Freight Expenditures Index MoM Jan 2024 -0.03% --
Cass Freight Shipments Index Jan 2024 1.123 0.00%
Cass Freight Shipments Index MoM Jan 2024 0.00% -100.0%
Cass Freight Shipments Index YoY Jan 2024 -0.08% --
Cass Inferred Freight Rates MoM Jan 2024 -0.03% --
Last Updated: Feb 15 2024, 04:33 EST Next Release: Mar 13 2024, 05:30 EDT

UK Industrial Production Index provides information on the movements in the volume of production for the UK production industries: manufacturing, mining and quarrying, energy supply, and water and waste management.

Major UK Industrial Production Index Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 28 2024, 22:25 EST Next Release: Mar 28 2024, 10:00 EDT

The Historical Billings Report tables provide data for total semiconductor revenues by the four regions Americas, Europe, Japan and Asia Pacific. Worldwide semiconductor shipments covering 205 product categories by revenue and 241 product categories by units, thereof 57 categories split by the regions Americas, Europe, Japan, China and Asia Pacific/All Other.

Major WSTS Historical Billings Report Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Americas Semiconductor Billings Dec 2023 13.88M USD 7.97%
Asia-Pacific Semiconductor Billings Dec 2023 29.36M USD 9.51%
Europe Semiconductor Billings Dec 2023 4.785M USD 10.68%
Japan Semiconductor Billings Dec 2023 3.766M USD -2.50%
Worldwide Semiconductor Billings Dec 2023 51.79M USD 8.23%

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