Ireland Business Confidence  Forecast


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Business Confidence in Ireland is expected to be 32.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Business Confidence in Ireland to stand at 15.91 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ireland Business Confidence is projected to trend around 59.00 in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Ireland Business Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Business Confidence 17 32 36 38 15.91 59
Manufacturing PMI 54.4 53.8 54 55 53.67 52.9
Services PMI 57.5 56.6 57 57.4 57.27 53.8
Industrial Production -3.2 4.2 4.8 4.4 4.63 2.5
Industrial Production Mom 0.7 -0.8 1 -0.6 0.7 0.8
Manufacturing Production -3.2 5.6 6.2 5.5 5.03 2.1
Changes in Inventories 690 786 543 -65.71 302 239
Car Registrations 3255 1000 8769 9027 8937 1180
Internet Speed 15614 15167 14921 14786 14607 13164
IP Addresses 1663376 1593505 1589772 1580819 1574566 1530019
Mining Production -16.2 4.8 4.64 4 4.52 2.6
Competitiveness Index 5.16 5.18 5.22 5.22 5.13 5.29
Competitiveness Rank 24 23 22 22 23 19
Ease of Doing Business 17 17 17 16 16 14
Electricity Production 2359 2400 2269 2293 2273 2600
Corruption Index 73 74 75 75 75 77
Corruption Rank 19 18 17 17 18 15