Purchasing Managers' Index, August 2018
The UniCredit Bank Austria Purchasing Managers' Index offers an evaluation of the economic situation of Austrian industry by selected purchasing managers.
Foreign demand brings tailwind for domestic industry
- UniCredit Bank Austria Purchasing Managers’ Index confirmed the stabilization of industry growth in August with 56.4 points, after a slowdown in the first half-year
- Austrian industrial operations are again expanding their production more intensively, as the new business from abroad is now increasing again
- The strong growth in employment slows down in August
- The Austrian industry goes into autumn with slightly more optimism: Strong rise in production by 5 percent within reach for 2018
as of 31 August 2018.
The current UniCredit Bank Austria Purchasing Managers' Index is now available for download (to the right) in PDF format.