Business Confidence Indicators were released on 27th of May.
In May, the manufacturing confidence indicator increased three points from April’s revised figure. Confidence was +13 in May. The long-term average is +1.
The construction confidence indicator scored -13 in May, which is two points worse than the figure in April. The indicator is still below its long-term average which is -7.
The service sector confidence indicator scored +10 point in May, which is eight points more than the revised figure in April. Confidence is still well below the long-term average (+12).