Finnish Manufacturing Confidence Index Stable in July


Retail trade picking up

Manufacturing confidence unchanged in July. Confidence stayed in -4 in July as in June the figure was revised to -4. The long-term average is +1.

Construction confidence indicator was also unchanged in July. The latest figure is 0 as in June. The indicator is still above its long term average (-6).

The service sector confidence indicator decreased to +15 points (+22 in June). It is somewhat above the long-term average (+14).

Retail trade confidence gained 5 points in July. The latest standing is +12, which is above the long-term average (-1).