Business and consumer surveys
Business confidence recovers in services and construction and deteriorates in manufacturing and trade
04 July 2005
In June the Business Climate Indicator deteriorated for the third consecutive month, reaching the lowest level since April 2004.
In sectoral terms, confidence levels recovered in services and construction and deteriorated in manufacturing industry and trade.
The Consumer Confidence Indicator deteriorated markedly in June, countering the higher optimism observed in the four previous months.