Japan Capital Spending 2008-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Capital spending in Japan rose 4.3 percent year-on-year in the December quarter of 2017, edging up from a 4.2 percent growth rate in the prior period and conformably surpassing market expectations of 3.1 percent. It marked the fifth straight quarter of increase in private investment and the fastest expansion clip in three quarters, as capital expenditure from manufacturers surged gained steam (+6.5 percent vs +1.4 percent in Q3). In contrast, those from non-manufacturers advanced at a weaker pace (3.0 percent vs 5.9 percent). Private Investment in Japan averaged -1.28 percent from 2008 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 11.20 percent in the third quarter of 2015 and a record low of -25.33 percent in the first quarter of 2009.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-08-31 11:50 PM Capital Spending YoY 1.5% 4.5% 8.3%
2017-11-30 11:50 PM Capital Spending YoY 4.2% 1.5%
2018-02-28 11:50 PM Capital Spending YoY 4.3% 4.2% 3.1% 1.7%
2018-05-31 11:50 PM Capital Spending YoY 4.3% 3.12%
2018-09-02 11:50 PM Capital Spending YoY 3.53%
2018-12-02 11:50 PM Capital Spending YoY 3.39%


Japan Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 24.00 26.00 53.00 -58.00 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 53.10 54.10 56.20 29.60 [+]
Services Pmi 50.90 51.70 55.30 46.40 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 1.62 2.91 30.00 -37.18 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.00 -3.10 6.80 -16.50 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 1.72 2.91 29.33 -37.18 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 101.90 98.60 137.50 69.30 Index Points [+]
New Orders 1085.58 1007.55 1624.17 693.64 JPY Billion [+]
Machinery Orders 2.10 8.20 25.50 -15.80 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 1203.30 774.50 7621.20 -6592.30 JPY Billion [+]
Bankruptcies 789.00 617.00 1965.00 6.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 20941.04 17892.83 22389.97 43.24 JPY Billion [+]
Coincident Index 115.60 114.90 120.50 77.90 [+]
Economy Watchers Survey 48.90 48.60 57.90 15.90 [+]
Car Production 741417.00 640043.00 961994.00 249772.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 378898.00 259780.00 585449.00 83044.00 [+]
Leading Economic Index 105.80 105.60 112.50 75.00 Index Points [+]
Small Business Sentiment 15.00 15.00 46.00 -60.00 [+]
Internet Speed 20171.96 19574.52 20171.96 6541.92 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 43689566.00 43995715.00 44977757.00 23570249.00 IP [+]
Mining Production -9.50 -3.90 18.70 -16.10 percent [+]
Non Manufacturing Pmi 23.00 25.00 57.00 -41.00 [+]
Cement Production 4496.00 4551.00 9368.00 4218.00 Thousands of Tonnes [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.49 5.48 5.50 5.36 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 9.00 8.00 10.00 5.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 51.30 52.20 54.10 46.30 [+]
Corruption Index 73.00 72.00 80.00 58.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 20.00 20.00 25.00 14.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 34.00 34.00 34.00 13.00 [+]
Steel Production 8295.56 9029.97 10775.00 1177.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Private Investment 4.30 4.20 11.20 -25.33 percent [+]


Japan Capital Spending

Capital Spending in Japan refers to a year-on-year change in capital investments of private profit-making corporations with capital of 10 million yen or over. The survey includes all industries except finance and insurance. This page provides - Japan Private Investment- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Japan Capital Spending - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.30 4.20 11.20 -25.33 2008 - 2017 percent Quarterly




private investment by Country
Country Last
Australia -0.20 Dec/17
Japan 4.30 Dec/17
Mexico 4.10 Jan/18
United Kingdom 0.30 Dec/17


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