Business and consumer surveys
The economic climate indicator diminishes and the Consumer confidence indicator increases
- February 2012
28 February 2012
The economic climate indicator maintained in February the downward path started in October 2010, attaining a new minimum for the series. In the reference month, the confidence indicators decreased in Construction and Public Works and, less intensely, in Manufacturing Industry, while recovering in Trade and in Services.
The Consumer confidence indicator increased slightly in February, maintaining close to the minimum value of the series observed in the previous month.