Mining, manufacturing output slows

2014-10-09 17:54

Figures by Statistics South Africa show that mining production and manufacturing output have declined in the year to August.

More bad news as manufacturing output drops

2014-09-11 14:52

The battered economy has taken another blow as manufacturing production fell more than expected to -7.9% year-on-year in July.

Manufacturing output falls 2.9%

2013-04-11 14:37

South Africa's manufacturing output fell 2.9% in February, the first contraction in five months, compared with revised 3.7% growth in January, Statistics SA says.

Eurozone manufacturing slump deepens

2013-04-02 11:13

The downturn in the 17-nation eurozone's manufacturing sector deepened sharply in March, with even powerhouse economy Germany dragged down, a survey showed.

Manufacturing output up slightly

2012-08-08 13:53

South Africa's manufacturing output grew 0.8% year-on-year in volume terms in June, undershooting market expectations after a revised 4.4% rise in May.

Shares gain on easing hopes

2012-07-03 08:25

Asian shares rose on expectations that major central banks will take further policy steps to support the fragile economy, after poor manufacturing data worldwide.

SA manufacturing output up in April

2012-06-07 13:43

SA's manufacturing output grew by 1.2% year-on-year in volume terms in April, which was below expectations, says Statistics South Africa.

SA factory output surges in February

2012-04-11 13:14

Manufacturing output showed an unexpected growth of just over 4% in February, says Statistics SA.


SA August manufacturing dips

2014-10-09 13:25

Manufacturing production has fallen less than expected in August, contracting 1.2% year-on-year from a revised 8.1% contraction in July, data shows.

Manufacturing output climbs

2013-09-11 13:52

Manufacturing output has increased by 5.4% year-on-year in volume terms in July from a revised 0.5% in June, Statistics South Africa says.

British manufacturing output slumps

2013-03-12 14:28

Britain's manufacturing output slumped by 1.5% in January compared with December, dealing a fresh blow to the country's hopes of avoiding a fresh recession.

Manufacturing output climbs 2%

2013-02-07 13:51

South Africa's manufacturing output undershot market expectations in December, growing 2.0% year-on-year in volume terms, Statistics SA says.

SA manufacturing beats forecasts

2012-12-11 13:25

SA's manufacturing output beat market expectations by growing 2.5% year-on-year in volume terms in October from a revised 1.7% fall in September, Stats SA says.

US stocks mixed as manufacturing shrinks

2012-07-03 08:29

US stocks finished mixed after manufacturing contracted for the first time in almost three years in June, raising concerns about a key pillar of the US recovery.

US factory output falls again

2012-06-15 16:12

US manufacturing output contracted in May for the second time in three months and a gauge of factory activity in New York state plunged this month.

GDP growth slows, but factory output up

2012-05-29 15:30

Economic growth slowed in the first quarter of 2012 but manufacturing resilience surprised, suggesting an interest rate cut to stimulate output may not be needed.

Factory output slows in December

2012-02-09 13:31

SA's manufacturing output was at 2.4% year-on-year in December, which was lower than forecast.

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