Economic DI of 50.0, second highest level ever
- Manufacturing industry marked a record high for two consecutive months -
(Companies researched: 23,212 ; Valid responses: 10,105; Response rate: 43.5%; Survey start date: May 2002)
<Overview of November 2017: Recovery continues>
The economic diffusion index (DI) in November 2017 was 50.0, up 0.9 points from the previous month, and the second highest since the survey started. The domestic economy continued to recover, such as in the manufacturing industry that marked a record high for two consecutive months, while exports are expanding.
<Future outlook: Recovery trend continues>
The recovery trend in the domestic economy is expected to continue, with the corporate sector leading the way as a result of continuing strong exports, etc.