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Asia's factory activity grows in Dec as firms take Omicron risks in stride

For now, the direct hit from Omicron on output appeared subdued, according to surveys released on Monday and Tuesday.

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factory activity | manufacturing  | Omicron

Reuters  |  Tokyo 



Manufacturing
China's factory activity grew at its fastest pace in six months in December, the Caixin/Markit Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) showed earlier in the day

Asia's grew in December as companies took rising global cases of the new variant in stride, though persistent supply constraints and rising input costs clouded the outlook for some economies.

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First Published: Tue, January 04 2022. 11:17 IST

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