The French business climate is a little less degraded in june 2013Business climate indicator and turning point indicator - June 2013

Calculated from the answers of business leaders of the main sectors of activity, the French business climate rose by one point in june and is 86, still below its long term average (100). The business climate sectoral indicators remained at low levels. The business climate rose by one point in manufacturing industry, and by two points in retail trade. It dropped by two points in the building industry and remained stable in services.

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No 142
Paru le : 25/06/2013
Prochaine parution le : 26/09/2017 at 08:45 - September 2017

The business climate recovers slightly

Calculated from the answers of business leaders of the main sectors of activity, the French business climate rose by one point in june and is 86, still below its long term average (100). The business climate sectoral indicators remained at low levels. The business climate rose by one point in manufacturing industry, and by two points in retail trade. It dropped by two points in the building industry and remained stable in services.

… with an unfavourable dynamic

The french turning point indicator remained in an unfavourable area.

Tableau – Business climate and turning point indicators

Business climate and turning point indicators
Feb. 13 March 13 April 13 May 13 June 13
Composite indicators
France 88 86 84 85 86
Industry 92 91 88 92 93
Wholesale trade - 90 - 88 -
Building 93 93 93 93 91
Retail trade 90 89 87 86 88
Services 88 84 84 84 84
Turning point indicators
France –0,5 –1,0 –1,0 –1,0 –0,8
Industry 0,2 0,3 –0,7 –0,3 0,1
Wholesale trade - –0,4 - –0,3 -
Building –0,8 –0,9 –0,6 –0,4 –0,9
Services 1,0 –0,6 –1,0 –1,0 0,8
  • Source(s) : INSEE, Business tendency surveys

Graph_climaff – Composite indicator

  • Sources : Insee, business surveys

Graph_indicret – Turning point indicator

Documentation

Methodology (pdf, 125 Ko)