Australian PCI®: Construction eases at end of 2017
The Australian Industry Group/Housing Industry Association Australian Performance of Construction Index (Australian PCI®) eased by 4.7 points to 52.8 in December, marking an 11th consecutive month of expanding conditions but with a slowing in the industry's overall growth momentum (readings above 50 indicate expansion in activity, with the distance from 50 indicating the strength of the increase).
Monday 8 January 2018
Australian PSI®: Services sector steady not stellar in December
The Australian Industry Group Australian Performance of Services Index (Australian PSI®) lifted by 0.3 points to 52.0 in December, indicating a marginal acceleration in growth from November (results above 50 points indicate expansion, with the distance from 50 points indicating the strength of the increase).
Thursday 4 January 2018
Australian PMI®: Manufacturing ends 2017 on a high
The Australian Industry Group Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian PMI®) ended 2017 on a high with a reading of 56.2 in December, down a slight 1.1 on the previous month, and further building on the recovery the sector has experienced over the year (readings above 50 indicate expansion in activity, with the distance from 50 indicating the strength of the increase).
Tuesday 2 January 2018
Our weekly update on current industry issues. Includes latest news, blog articles and legislative updates.
4 Yearly Review of Modern Awards: Family Friendly Work Arrangements – Final Submission
Tuesday 19 December 2017
Inquiry into career advice activities in Victorian schools
Friday 15 December 2017
4 Yearly Review of Modern Awards: Reply submission – Payment of Wages
Wednesday 6 December 2017
Inquiry: Impact of Global Internet Competition on Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
Friday 1 December 2017
Submission to the Australian Government Digital Economy Strategy Consultation Paper
Thursday 30 November 2017
Construction Outlook Survey – November 2017
Tuesday 14 November 2017
WEF Global Competitiveness Report 2017-18: Summary of Results for Australia
Wednesday 27 September 2017
Foundation Skills Pilot Program Success
Sunday 30 July 2017
Strengthening School-Industry STEM Skills Partnerships
Thursday 15 June 2017
State taxes on business: how do they compare?
Friday 2 June 2017
Opinion piece: How do we create 'employable' graduates? Innes Willox, The Australian
Monday 8 January 2018
Each month Ai Group releases real-time performance indices for the manufacturing, services and construction sectors. These national indices are constructed from survey data collected from business Australia-wide on a representative sample bases.
The Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index demonstrates performance across a number of manufacturing sectors. Participate in the survey to improve our representation of Australian businesses in manufacturing.
A comprehensive indicator for the performance of the Services sector, the PSI survey is conducted nationally on a monthly basis. Participate in the survey to improve our representation of Australian businesses in this sector.
The Australian PCI is conducted in conjunction with the Housing Industry Association. This monthly survey reports on performance of the construction industry. Participate in the survey to improve our representation of Australian businesses in this sector.