The Australian Industry Group reported that in 2015 the Australian manufacturing sector registered six months of consecutive growth. This is the best streak since 2010. The PMI index is 51.9 and AIG said it is a good base for launching a prosperous 2016. Of the 8 sectors in manufacturing 5 are in growth. But, machinery, equipment, metal products, textiles and furniture are still in slow down.

Source: CRT