Latest data released by the Japanese Machine Tool Builders’ Association — 12 March 2018
Data released earlier than expected.
Prior release can be found here. The reading measures the change in total value of new orders placed with Japanese machine tool manufacturers.
It’s a minor data point, not one that will move markets by any means. USD/JPY at 106.64 still, EUR/JPY at 131.38 and GBP/JPY at 147.79.