The French business climate remains unfavorable in november 2012Business climate indicator and turning point indicator - November 2012

According to the business leaders of the main economic sectors, the French business climate gains 2 points in november and reach 86 points, still under its long term average (100). Business climate indicator in manufacturing industry gains 3 points and the indicator in the building sector gains 1 point. The indicators in services and in retail trade remain stable. In wholesale trade the business climate indicater loses 2 points in 2 months.

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Paru le : 23/11/2012
Prochaine parution le : 21/12/2017 at 08:45 - December 2017

The business climate remains deteriorated…

According to the business leaders of the main economic sectors, the French business climate gains 2 points in november and reach 86 points, still under its long term average (100). Business climate indicator in manufacturing industry gains 3 points and the indicator in the building sector gains 1 point. The indicators in services and in retail trade remain stable. In wholesale trade the business climate indicater loses 2 points in 2 months.

… with an unfavourable dynamics

The french business climate is still in an unfavourable zone.

Tableau – Business climate and turning point indicators

Business climate and turning point indicators
July 12 Aug. 12 Sept. 12 Oct. 12 Nov. 12
Business climates
France 87 87 86 84 86
Industry 90 90 90 85 88
Wholesale trade 95 - 91 - 89
Building 95 95 94 94 95
Retail trade 89 92 87 90 90
Services 87 85 87 86 86
Turning point indicators
France –1,0 –1,0 –1,0 –1,0 –0,9
Industry –0,9 –0,6 –0,3 –0,9 0,3
Wholesale trade –0,8 - –1,0 - –0,1
Building –1,0 –0,7 –0,6 –0,4 –0,1
Services –1,0 –1,0 0,1 –0,2 0,9
  • Source(s) : INSEE, Business tendency surveys

Graph_climaff – French business climate indicator

  • Sources : Insee, business surveys

Graph_indicret – French climate indicator

Documentation

Methodology (pdf, 125 Ko)