Business Confidence Indicators were released on 27th of December.
In December, the manufacturing confidence indicator stayed at the previous month’s level. Confidence was -8 in December. The long-term average is +1.
The construction confidence indicator scored -14 in December, which is two points less than in November. The indicator is below its long-term average which is -6.
The service sector confidence indicator scored +4points in December, which is three points more than the figure in November. Confidence is below the long-term average (+12).
Retail trade confidence scored -23 in December which is 10 points less than the figure in November. The latest standing is clearly below the long-term average (-1).