the French business climate remains deteriorated in december 2011Business climate indicator and turning point indicator - december 2011

According to the business leaders of the main economic sectors, the French business climate is slightly deteriorating in november 2011. The indicator contracted by 1 point in one month, after the deterioration of 2 points between october and november. It reaches now 92 and is still significantly under its long term average (100). Business climate indicators fell by two points in industry, by one point in services but remain stable in retail trade in the building sector.

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Paru le : 16/12/2011
Prochaine parution le : 26/09/2017 at 08:45 - September 2017

According to the business leaders of the main economic sectors, the French business climate is slightly deteriorating in november 2011. The indicator contracted by 1 point in one month, after the deterioration of 2 points between october and november. It reaches now 92 and is still significantly under its long term average (100). Business climate indicators fell by two points in industry, by one point in services but remain stable in retail trade in the building sector.

At the same time, the turning point indicator is still to -1 which indicates an unfavourable tendancy relatively to the long term tendancy.

Tab_EN – Business climate and turning point indicators

Business climate and turning point indicators
July 11 Sept.11 Oct.11 Nov.11 Déc.11
Business climates
France 105 96 95 93 92
Industry 105 99 97 96 94
Wholesale trade 105 99 - 95 -
Building 102 101 100 99 99
Retail trade 102 93 95 93 93
Services 103 95 94 92 91
Turning point indicators
France 0.7 –1.0 –1.0 –1.0 –1.0
Industry –0.6 –1.0 –0.6 –0.5 –0.5
Wholesale trade –0.7 –1.0 - –0.6 -
Building 0.8 0.3 –0.2 –0.6 –0.5
Services –1.0 –1.0 –1.0 –1.0 –0.4
  • Source(s) : INSEE. Business tendency surveys

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