Finnish Industrial Confidence Weakened


In October, the manufacturing confidence indicator decreased compared to the previous month’s level. Confidence was -8 in October, while the figure was -5 in September. The long-term average is +1.

The construction confidence indicator stayed unchanged at + 7 points. The indicator is still above its long-term average (-6).

The service sector confidence indicator scored +11 points in October, which is the same result as in September. Confidence is below the long-term average (+14).

Retail trade confidence lost 7 points in October. The latest standing is +5, which is still above the long-term average (-1).