The Sales Managers Index: China Manufacturing The First Data on Economic Activity Levels in China - Every Month Released: 29 April 2019 April China Manufacturing Data Show a Further Fall in Activity March uplift reversed in April as all Sales Managers indexes either negative or falling Sales Managers Headline Index close to No-Growth line Jobs, Market Growth and Profits Indexes all register recession The uplift in economic activity seen by Sales managers in March has proven ephemeral, with all Sales Indexes showing a reversal in activity in April. Every Index is now in negative territory or falling close to the 50 no-growth Index level. The Headline Sales Index has now been trending down for over a year. Perhaps most disturbing; the Jobs, Profits and Market Growth Indexes are below the 50 line indicating falling activity levels. The Prices Charged Index has also been registering a sharp decline since October 2018, further indicating market weakness. China: Headline Sales Managers’ Index (SMI) for Manufacturing The Headline Sales Managers' Index (SMI) - a composite indicator designed to provide the most up-to-date assessment of business activity. Access China Manufacturing SMI Charts & Data INDEXES AVAILABLE: HEADLINE SALES MANAGERS’ INDEX (SMI) BUSINESS CONFIDENCE INDEX MARKET GROWTH INDEX SALES GROWTH INDEX PRICES CHARGED INDEX STAFFING LEVELS INDEX LEARN MORE... Journalists can access the data and charts on request Order China Sales Managers Data online now Also See China All-Sector SMI China Manufacturing SMI China Services SMI India All-Sector SMI Mongolia All-Sector SMI United States All-Sector SMI About The Sales Managers Index Full SMI Database Access Your contact details: First name: Last name: Company name: Telephone: Business email: World Economics will contact you by phone or email regarding our SMI's.