German Manufacturing Index Hits Highest Level In 18 Months

Another decent manufacturing report from Europe. This time it’s Germany.

The latest PMI reading came in at 50.7, well above last month’s 48.6.

This was the highest level in 18 months.

Here’s a summary from Markit:

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