The French business climate is stable in November 2013Business climate indicator and turning point indicator - November 2013

According to business managers in the main sectors, the business climate in France is stable at 95, below its long-term average (100). The business climate is stable in the manufacturing industry and the building sector, loses three points in retail trade but gains one point in wholesale trade and three points in the services sector.

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No 243
Paru le : 25/11/2013
Prochaine parution le : 21/12/2017 at 08:45 - December 2017

The business climate is stable…

According to business managers in the main sectors, the business climate in France is stable at 95, below its long-term average (100). The business climate is stable in the manufacturing industry and the building sector, loses three points in retail trade but gains one point in wholesale trade and three points in the services sector.

… and the turning point indicator shows a recovery

The turning point indicator stays in the favorable area.

Tableau – Business climate and turning point indicators

Business climate and turning point indicators
July 13 Aug. 13 Sept. 13 Oct. 13 Nov. 13
Composite indicators
France 88 91 95 95 95
Industry 95 98 97 98 98
Wholesale trade 88 - 97 - 98
Building 91 92 93 94 94
Retail trade 86 95 101 98 95
Services 86 89 94 93 96
Turning point indicators
France –0,6 0,5 1,0 1,0 1,0
Industry 0,5 0,8 0,8 0,5 0,4
Wholesale trade –0,2 - 0,9 - 0,0
Building –0,4 0,3 0,9 0,9 0,7
Services 1,0 1,0 1,0 1,0 1,0
  • Source(s) : INSEE, Business tendency surveys

Graph_climaff – Composite indicator

  • Sources : Insee, business surveys

Graph_indicret – Turning point indicator

Documentation

Methodology (pdf, 125 Ko)