German flash manufacturing PMI increases to a 12-month high of 50.1 in February from 49.8 in...

|By:, SA News Editor

German flash manufacturing PMI increases to a 12-month high of 50.1 in February from 49.8 in January; manufacturing output 50.2 vs 51.9; services 54.1 vs 55.7; composite output 52.7 vs 54.4. German GDP "remains on track" to return to growth in Q1, says Markit, with the signs positive for manufacturing. (PR)