The French business climate degrades in June 2014Business climate indicator and turning point indicator - June 2014

According to business managers in the main sectors, the business climate in France loses two points.

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Informations rapides – No 144
Paru le : 06/25/2014
Prochaine parution le : 12/16/2016 at 08:45 - December 2016

The business climate is degrading…

According to business managers in the main sectors, the business climate in France loses two points.

The business climate is stable in the services sector,but loses one point in industry, two points in retail trade sector and four points in the building sector.

… and the turning point indicator goes in the unfavourable area.

In all sectors, the turning point indicator goes in the unfavourable area.

Tableau – Business climate and turning point indicators

Business climate and turning point indicators
Feb. 14 March 14 April 14 May 14 June 14
Composite indicators
France 94 95 94 94 92
Industry 99 101 101 99 98
Wholesale trade - 99 - 99 -
Building 93 94 93 94 90
Retail trade 95 97 98 98 96
Services 92 93 91 90 90
Turning point indicators
France 0,7 0,6 0,6 0,5 –1,0
Industry 0,2 0,9 0,6 0,0 –0,9
Wholesale trade - 0,3 - 0,9 -
Building –0,5 0,4 0,3 0,8 –0,6
Services –0,7 0,2 1,0 0,8 0,6
  • Source(s) : INSEE, Business tendency surveys

Graph_climaff – Composite indicator

  • Sources : Insee, business surveys

Graph_indicret – Turning point indicator

Documentation

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