trending Market Intelligence /marketintelligence/en/news-insights/trending/zgid5zsq2t-oxf59dgetuq2 content
Log in to other products

Login to Market Intelligence Platform

 /


Looking for more?

Contact Us

Request a Demo

You're one step closer to unlocking our suite of comprehensive and robust tools.

Fill out the form so we can connect you to the right person.

If your company has a current subscription with S&P Global Market Intelligence, you can register as a new user for access to the platform(s) covered by your license at Market Intelligence platform or S&P Capital IQ.

  • First Name*
  • Last Name*
  • Business Email *
  • Phone *
  • Company Name *
  • City *
  • We generated a verification code for you

  • Enter verification Code here*

* Required

Thank you for your interest in S&P Global Market Intelligence! We noticed you've identified yourself as a student. Through existing partnerships with academic institutions around the globe, it's likely you already have access to our resources. Please contact your professors, library, or administrative staff to receive your student login.

At this time we are unable to offer free trials or product demonstrations directly to students. If you discover that our solutions are not available to you, we encourage you to advocate at your university for a best-in-class learning experience that will help you long after you've completed your degree. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

In This List

Germany's manufacturing orders rebound, producer prices rise in August

Infrastructure Issues: Tools to Dig Deep on Potential Risks

Street Talk Episode 68 - As many investors zig away from bank stocks, 2 vets in the space zag toward them

Street Talk Episode 66 - Community banks tap the debt markets while the getting is good

Street Talk Episode 67 - Veteran investor tabs Mick Mulvaney to help with latest financial stock-focused fund


Germany's manufacturing orders rebound, producer prices rise in August

New manufacturing orders in Germany increased 2.0% in August on a monthly basis, after price, seasonal and calendar adjustments, provisional data from the country's Federal Statistical Office showed.

The Econoday consensus estimated a 0.2% uptick in new manufacturing orders in August. Adjusted new orders decreased by 0.9% in July month over month, confirming earlier estimates.

Domestic orders fell by 2.9% while foreign orders rose 5.8% in August compared with the previous month. New orders from the eurozone fell 2.2%, and those from other countries jumped 11.1%.

"As orders books are still filled the risk of any imminent slowdown is low, and up to now the German economy has successfully defied trade tensions," said Carsten Brzeski, chief economist at ING Germany. "What is more, the recent re-acceleration of industrial orders, combined with still-strong confidence indicators, suggest that fears of a slowdown are overdone."

Manufacturers of capital goods saw a 3.4% increase in orders, while orders for consumer goods rose 2.1% during August on a monthly basis. Orders for intermediate goods ticked down 0.1% from July.

Price- and calendar-adjusted new orders in manufacturing shrunk by 2.1% in August compared to the same month a year ago..

Germany's manufacturing turnover edged 0.1% higher during August from the previous month, after price, seasonal and calendar adjustments. In July, adjusted turnover fell 1.3% on June, as opposed to a previously estimated decline of 1.8%.

Separately, producer prices gained 3.1% in August on an annual basis, and 0.3% on a monthly basis in Germany, data showed. Annual producer prices rose by a downwardly revised 2.9% in July.

Energy prices added 7.3% in August on an annual basis, while prices for petroleum products soared 17.9%. Producer prices for durable consumer goods rose 1.8% and for capital goods by 1.4% in August compared with the year-ago period.