Business Confidence Indicators were released on 27th of May.
In May, the manufacturing confidence indicator decreased slightly from April’s revised figure. Confidence was +13 in May. The longterm average is +1.
The construction confidence indicator scored -15 in May, which is eleven points less than in April. The indicator is below its longterm average which is -6.
The service sector confidence indicator scored +9 points in May, which is one point less than the revised figure in April. Confidence is below the long-term average (+12).
Retail trade confidence scored +0 in April, which is the same the figure as in April. The latest standing is close to the long-term average (-1).