Business Confidence Indicators were released on 27th of August.
In August, the manufacturing confidence indicator gained five points from July’s figure. Confidence was +22 in August. The longterm average is +1.
The construction confidence indicator scored +5 in August, which is eight points better than the figure in July. The indicator is now above its long-term average which is -7.
The service sector confidence indicator scored +15 point in August, which is six points less than the revised figure in July. Confidence is now close the long-term average (+12).
Retail trade confidence scored +18 in August, which is five points more than in July. The latest standing is still clearly above the long-term average (-1).