The cash position in industry is considered less deteriored in the second half of 2012Cash survey in industry - December 2012

In the second half of 2012, according to business leaders, the cash position in the industry is considered less deteriored than the first half of 2011: the corresponding balance of opinion rebonds by seventeen points but is still below its long-term average.

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Paru le : 11/01/2013

In the second half of 2012, according to business leaders, the cash position in the industry is considered less deteriored than the first half of 2011: the corresponding balance of opinion rebonds by seventeen points but is still below its long-term average.

In the second half of 2012, operating balance dips and is still considered low. The opinion of business leaders on the sale prices decreases. However, the cash was less penalized by the increase in prices of supply.

tableau – Opinion about cash position and operating balance

Balance of opinion, s.a, in %
Opinion about cash position and operating balance
Average* JUN11 DEC11 JUN12 DEC12
CURRENT POSITION
Cash –5 2 –13 –27 –10
Operating balance 7 30 13 0 –3
EXPECTED EVOLUTION
Cash 0 17 –7 –6 –14
Operating balance 10 27 –3 7 –15
  • * : The average of the balances opinion since June 1990.
  • Source : Cash survey in industry - INSEE

Graphang1 – Cash position in industry

Graphang2 – Operating balance