The French business climate is stable in December 2014Business climate indicator and turning point indicator - December 2014

According to business managers in the main sectors, the business climate in France is stable in November 2014. Most other composite indicators are also stable: only retail trade falls by one point.

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Paru le : 19/12/2014
Prochaine parution le : 24/10/2017 at 08:45 - October 2017

The business climate is stable

According to business managers in the main sectors, the business climate in France is stable in November 2014. Most other composite indicators are also stable: only retail trade falls by one point.

The turning point indicator stays in the favorable area.

The overall turning point indicator stays in the favourable area.

Tableau – Business climate and turning point indicators

Business climate and turning point indicators
Aug. 14 Sept. 14 Oct. 14 Nov. 14 Dec. 14
Composite indicators
France 92 91 91 94 94
Manufacturing 96 96 98 99 99
Wholesale trade - 91 - 95 -
Building construction 89 88 86 89 89
Retail trade 91 90 90 96 95
Services 93 92 93 93 93
Turning point indicators
France –1,0 –1,0 –1,0 0,3 1,0
Manufacturing –0,2 –0,1 –0,1 0,1 0,0
Wholesale trade - –0,9 - 0,6 -
Building construction –0,8 –1,0 –0,8 –0,1 0,0
Services 1,0 1,0 0,5 0,8 0,9
  • Source(s) : INSEE, Business tendency surveys

Graph_climaff – Composite indicator

Graph_indicret – Turning point indicator

  • Close to +1 (resp. -1) : favorable business climate (unfavorable)

Documentation

Methodology (pdf, 125 Ko)