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In April 2016, the business climate indicator is stable. The composite indicator, compiled from the answers of business managers in the main sectors, stands at 101, one point above its long-term average (100). It has gained two points in manufacturing and building construction, whereas it lost one point in services and two points in retail trade.
French business climate composite indicator
The turning point indicator for the French economy as a whole is in the area showing an uncertain short-term economic outlook.
|Source: INSEE, Business tendency surveys|
|Dec. 15||Jan. 16||Feb. 16||March 16||April 16|
|Turning point indicators|
Turning point indicator
Close to +1 (resp. -1): favourable business climate (unfavourable)
Since its first estimate, the business climate in manufacturing and in France in March 2016 has been revised upward by one point. Those revisions are due to late answers from businesses that have been taken into account.
n° 105 - April 21, 2016
Business climate indicator and turning point indicator - April 2016
Next issue May 24, 2016 08:45 - May 2016
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