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THINK Japan: Stay cautiously optimistic

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In our latest THINK report, Harry Tan, Head of Research, Asia-Pacific, discusses the outlook of Japan's economy for 2017.

Japan's economy has witnessed a strong start to 2017, with a growth in activity indicators. The improved macro environment is underpinned by a more robust business environment: most recently, the final Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) was raised to 52.4 in December 2016 – a sequential improvement from 51.7 in Q4 2016, 48.0 in Q2 2016 and 49.7 in Q3 2016.

 

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Harry Tan

Harry Tan

Head of Research, Asia-Pacific

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