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  • IHS Markit to Hold Conference Call and Webcast on September 25, 2018 with Release of Third Quarter Results for Fiscal Year 2018

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, will release its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2018 on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 before the open of market.

  • IHS Markit Eurozone Manufacturing PMI® – final data
    Key findings 
    • Final Eurozone Manufacturing PMI at 54.6 in August (Flash: 54.6, July Final: 55.1)
    • Firmer output growth, but new orders rise at slowest rate for two years
    • Concerns about tariffs and global trade weigh on confidence

    Data collected August 13-23

    Manufacturing operating conditions in the eurozone continued to strengthen during August, maintaining a run of expansion that now stretches to 62 months. However, posting 54.6, unchanged from the earlier flash-estimate, but down from July’s

    PMI
  • IHS Markit/CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI®

    Key findings:

    • UK Manufacturing PMI at 25-month low of 52.8 in August
    • Job creation slows to near-stagnation    
    • Business optimism dips to 22-month low

    Data collected August 13-28

    Summary:

    August saw further signs of slowdown in the UK manufacturing sector. Rates of expansion in output and new orders eased following the first contraction in new export business for over two years. The subdued performance of the sector also transmitted itself to the labour market, with the pace of

    PMI
  • Caixin China General Manufacturing PMI™

    Summary

    August survey data signalled a further improvement in Chinese manufacturing operating conditions. Output continued to expand, and at a quicker pace than in July. However, new orders rose at the slowest rate since May 2017, while export sales declined for the fifth month in a row. At the same time, employment remained on a downward trend which, in turn, contributed to an increase in outstanding workloads. Inflationary pressures meanwhile picked up, with firms noting steeper increases in

    PMI
  • Nikkei Japan Manufacturing PMI®

    At the midway point in the third quarter, survey data signalled a twenty-fourth successive monthly improvement in the health of the Japanese manufacturing sector. In line with stronger inflows of new work, firms raised production and employment. However, business sentiment dipped amid uncertainty arising from global geopolitics. Meanwhile, cost pressures were sustained in August, leading firms to increase selling prices at the sharpest rate in almost ten years.

    PMI
  • IHS Markit Announces Innovation Awards Winners at ShowStoppers @ IFA in Berlin

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced winners of the IHS Markit Innovation Awards. Presented at the ShowStoppers® IFA press event on Thursday, August 30, 2018, the awards showcased the most innovative technology products submitted by event exhibitors.

    Technology
  • Super Large TV Panel Market to Almost Quadruple in 10 Years, IHS Markit Says

    LONDON (August 30, 2018) – Demand for super large TV panels in 60 inches and larger is burgeoning and their annual shipments will nearly quadruple in 10 years after first topping 10 million units back in 2016, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

    Technology
  • Large TFT LCD Shipments Hit Record Monthly High in July 2018, IHS Markit Says

    LONDON (August 29, 2018) – Large thin-film transistor liquid crystal display (TFT LCD) panel shipments hit a record monthly high in July 2018 in terms of unit and area shipment. Unit shipments increased by 10 percent in July compared to a year ago to reach 64.3 million units, while area shipments jumped 19 percent during the same period to 17 million square meters, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

    Technology
  • Looming Production Shutdowns and Second Dip in Operating Rates Challenge Global Methyl Methacrylate Market, IHS Markit Says

    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The global market for methyl methacrylate (MMA) -- a chemical critical to the production of plastics, paints, coatings and adhesives for a host of consumer markets -- is increasing significantly, while supply continues to be constrained due to production shutdowns and operational issues at aging production facilities. This, according to new chemical research from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical

    Chemicals
  • Worldwide Semiconductor Revenue Hit Record $120.8 Billion in Q2 2018, IHS Markit Says

    Global semiconductor industry revenue grew 4.4 percent, quarter over quarter, in the second quarter of 2018, reaching a record $120.8 billion. Semiconductor growth occurred in all application markets and world regions, according to IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.

    Technology