China’s Caixin/Markit manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI) fell to 49.9 in November from 53.8 in October, data released on Wednesday showed. Photo: AFP
China’s Caixin/Markit manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI) fell to 49.9 in November from 53.8 in October, data released on Wednesday showed. Photo: AFP

China’s factory activity weighed down by coronavirus-induced weak demand, slips back into contraction

  • The Caixin/Markit manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI) fell to 49.9 in November from 53.8 in October
  • On Tuesday, China’s official non-manufacturing PMI rose to 50.1 in November, up from 49.2 in October

Topic |   China's economic recovery
China’s Caixin/Markit manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI) fell to 49.9 in November from 53.8 in October, data released on Wednesday showed. Photo: AFP
China’s Caixin/Markit manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI) fell to 49.9 in November from 53.8 in October, data released on Wednesday showed. Photo: AFP
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