HSBC China manufacturing PMI drops unexpectedly to a preliminary 48 in November from 51 in...

|By:, SA News Editor

HSBC China manufacturing PMI drops unexpectedly to a preliminary 48 in November from 51 in October, signalling a return to contraction. The manufacturing output sub-index drops to 46.7 from 51.4. Both metrics are the lowest since March 2009. (PR)