The Sales Managers Index: China Services The First Data on Economic Activity Levels in China - Every Month Released: 24 October 2019 China Services Sector Bounces Back in October from September Low The October numbers from the Chinese Sales Managers Survey made better reading than last month, with the Headline Index registering 51.3 The Business Confidence Index also provided some cheering news, rising to a healthy if not over enthusiastic 52.4 The Staffing Index also bounced, although even with the upturn the numbers remained fractionally below the 50 "no growth" level In summary, the October Services data looked significantly healthier than was the case in September, suggesting that trade wars or not, the Chinese economy is still capable of further growth. China: Headline Sales Managers Index (excl. Prices) for Services The Headline Sales Managers' Index (SMI) - a composite indicator designed to provide the most up-to-date assessment of business activity. Access China Services SMI Charts & Data INDEXES AVAILABLE: HEADLINE SALES MANAGERS’ INDEX (SMI) BUSINESS CONFIDENCE INDEX MARKET GROWTH INDEX SALES GROWTH INDEX PRICES CHARGED INDEX STAFFING LEVELS INDEX LEARN MORE... Journalists can access the data and charts on request Order China Sales Managers Data online now Also See China All-Sector SMI China Manufacturing SMI China Services SMI India All-Sector SMI Mongolia All-Sector SMI United States All-Sector SMI About The Sales Managers Index Full SMI Database Access Your contact details: First name: Last name: Company name: Telephone: Business email: World Economics will contact you by phone or email regarding our SMI's.