France Business Confidence  1976-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

French industrial confidence rose to 109 in May 2017, the same as an upwardly revised figure in April and beating market consensus of 108. The index remained at its highest reading since June 2011, as business managers were much more upbeat on general production jumped (7 from 1 in the prior month) while the balance of manufacturers' opinion on personal production expectations was virtually stable (14 from 13). Also, their views on overall and export order books was almost unchanged. In addition, manufacturers considered that finished-goods inventories were below normal (5 from 6). The composite business morale index, combining surveys of the manufacturing, retail, construction and service sectors, came in at 105, up slightly from 104 in April. Business Confidence in France averaged 100.01 from 1976 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 125 in June of 2000 and a record low of 67 in March of 2009.

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Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2017-03-23 07:45 AM Mar 104 107 107 106
2017-04-25 06:45 AM Apr 108 105 104 103
2017-05-23 06:45 AM May 109 109 108 110
2017-06-22 06:45 AM Jun 109 110
2017-07-25 06:45 AM Jul 110.25
2017-08-24 06:45 AM Aug 110.53




France Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 109.00 109.00 125.00 67.00 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 54.00 55.10 57.50 42.70 [+]
Services PMI 58.00 56.70 62.90 40.20 Index Points [+]
Composite Pmi 57.60 56.60 57.60 41.90 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 2.00 -0.70 8.50 -19.40 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 2.00 -1.70 4.20 -5.00 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 3.50 -0.60 69.00 -27.10 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 83.50 83.70 90.30 71.40 percent [+]
New Orders -5.00 -4.00 28.00 -66.00 [+]
Bankruptcies 340.00 326.00 810.00 183.00 Companies [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index 30.70 19.60 79.80 -63.90 [+]
Car Registrations 169078.00 170892.00 247003.00 99444.00 Cars [+]
Changes In Inventories 9385.00 5583.00 9385.00 -5843.00 EUR Million [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.20 5.13 5.21 5.05 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 21.00 22.00 23.00 15.00 [+]
Corruption Index 69.00 70.00 75.00 63.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 23.00 23.00 26.00 18.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 29.00 28.00 38.00 26.00 [+]
Electricity Production 52028.00 49918.00 61424.00 31896.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Steel Production 1263.67 1332.21 2466.00 643.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production 7.40 9.80 20.40 -26.50 percent [+]


France Business Confidence Notes

In France, the Business Climate Indicator measures entrepreneurs’ sentiment about current business situation and expectation about business conditions. The survey covers business leaders of the main economic sectors. The indicator is calculated using factor analysis technique. The index is then calculated in a way to measure the current sentiment in relation to the historic index values of the period 1993-2011. A value over 110 indicates unusually high optimism and a value under 90 indicates unusually high pessimism. The value 100 indicates neutrality. This page provides the latest reported value for - France Business Confidence - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. France Business Confidence - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
109.00 109.00 125.00 67.00 1976 - 2017 Monthly
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business confidence by Country

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Australia 13.00 Apr/17
Brazil 53.70 May/17
Canada 62.40 Apr/17
China 51.20 Apr/17
Euro Area 1.09 Apr/17
France 109.00 May/17
Germany 114.60 May/17
India 57.20 Jun/16
Indonesia 103.42 Mar/17
Italy 106.90 May/17
Japan 12.00 Mar/17
Mexico 46.70 Apr/17
Netherlands 8.30 Apr/17
Russia -1.00 Apr/17
South Korea 83.00 Apr/17
Spain 0.10 Apr/17
Switzerland 106.00 Apr/17
Turkey 109.20 May/17
United Kingdom 1.00 Jun/17
United States 54.80 Apr/17