Malta Business Confidence  Forecast


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Business Confidence in Malta is expected to be 116.36 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Business Confidence in Malta to stand at 112.19 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malta Business Confidence is projected to trend around 107.60 in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Malta Business Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Business Confidence 118 116 115 113 112 108
Industrial Production 4 0.6 1.46 1.03 0.81 2.5
Manufacturing Production 1.9 0.81 0.49 0.32 0.21 0.04
Capacity Utilization 82.8 78.1 78.42 77.53 77 74.17
Changes in Inventories -38961 -9646 13818 -9374 6332 2976
Car Registrations 1762 1704 1905 1942 1798 1703
Internet Speed 12829 12270 11951 11741 11522 9312
IP Addresses 194646
Mining Production -10.8 0.66 0.78 1.05 1.18 1.31
Industrial Production Mom -0.5 -1.07 -0.53 -0.22 -0.07 0.05
Corruption Index 55 57 57 57 57 59
Corruption Rank 47 43 43 43 42 40
Competitiveness Index 4.65 4.55 4.55 4.55 4.55 4.51
Competitiveness Rank 37 41 41 41 41 44
Ease Of Doing Business 84 78.33 78.33 78.33 78.33 78.33
Electricity Production 188 160 165 163 164 162