According to the business leaders questioned in May 2013, the economic situation in the wholesale trade sector has decreased again. The business climate indicator has declined by two points compared to March and it stays below its long-period average.
The turning-point indicator is located in the neutral area.
Business climate indicator
Note: close to 1 (respectively -1), this indicator points to a favourable short-term economic situation (respectively unfavourable).
|Balances of opinion, in %, S.A.|
|* : average since september 1979|
|Source : French business survey in the wholesale trade - Insee|
|AVE*||Nov. 12||Jan. 13||March 13||May 13|
|Business climate indicator||100||90||89||90||88|
|received from abroad||10||18||21||22||23|
|ordering from abroad||15||19||26||26||24|
|Past selling prices||9||1||5||6||9|
|Expecting selling prices||16||6||5||2||2|
n° 119 - May 24, 2013
Bi-montly survey of wholesaling - May 2013
Next issue July 23, 2013 08:45 - July 2013
Since July 2009, display of the Informations Rapides has changed.