Business and consumer surveys
The consumer confidence and the economic climate indicators increase
- April 2013
29 April 2013
The Consumer confidence indicator increased between January and April, after recording the minimum for the series in December.
In April, the economic climate indicator maintained the positive path presented since the beginning of the year, after attaining the lowest value of the series in December. In the last five months, the confidence indicators increased in all the sectors, Manufacturing Industry, Construction and Public Works, Trade and Services. However, without using three months moving averages, the confidence indicators for Manufacturing Industry, Trade and Services diminished in April.