PUMAX Composite Index that comprises of manufacturing and services sectors, increased by 0,23 points and rose to 53,15 in December.

PUMAX, with its value of 53,15 in December, continues to stay over no –change level of 50 for consecutive 10 months and indicates buoyancy. The most important reason for the increase seen in the Composite Index happens to be increase of manufacturing sector by 5,01 points.