JPMorgan Global PMI: Report on Manufacturing and Services - October 3, 2013
Global Growth Hits One-And-A-Half Year High In Q3
The third quarter of 2013 saw the global economy record its sharpest quarterly growth of output for one-and-and-a-half years. At 53.5 in September, the Global All-Industry Output Index* — which is produced by JPMorgan and Markit in association with ISM and IFPSM — signaled expansion for the fiftieth month running.
Please note that, of the national services PMI data usually available for inclusion in the global PMI, data for China, India and Hong Kong were not available for September.