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Manufacturing PMI December
December saw a steeper deterioration of Australian manufacturing conditions. The headline PMI was dragged down by survey-record falls in both new orders and output.
Services PMI December
Australian services business activity shrank further at the end of the year, accompanied by a fall in employment. However, the survey also showed improved demand, as reflected by firmer sales growth and rising export trade.
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Manufacturing PMI November
Australian manufacturing conditions were broadly stagnant in November, as a survey-record fall in new orders and a decline in output weighed on the headline PMI.
Services PMI November
Australian services business activity declined in the middle of the fourth quarter, accompanied by subdued sales growth, which remained constrained by a further fall in export demand.
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