South Korea Business Confidence  1991-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Business Confidence in South Korea decreased to 81 in October from 83 in September of 2017. Business Confidence in South Korea averaged 81.02 from 1991 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 119 in December of 1994 and a record low of 35 in March of 1998.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-08-28 09:00 PM Business Confidence 78 78 78.6
2017-09-28 09:00 PM Business Confidence 83 78 79
2017-10-30 09:00 PM Business Confidence 81 83 84
2017-11-27 09:00 PM Business Confidence 81 80.04
2017-12-27 09:00 PM Business Confidence 79


South Korea Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 81.00 83.00 119.00 35.00 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 50.20 50.60 52.60 45.70 [+]
Industrial Production 8.40 2.30 38.80 -25.30 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.10 0.10 11.00 -11.00 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 8.70 2.50 41.60 -26.70 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 114.00 113.60 114.00 4.20 Index Points [+]
New Orders 8382106.00 5368550.00 14895263.00 93961.00 KRW Million [+]
Changes in Inventories -2400.70 263.10 13533.70 -15359.30 KRW Billion [+]
Bankruptcies 33.00 31.00 3377.00 30.00 Companies [+]
Car Registrations 102012.00 137706.00 155971.00 49944.00 Cars [+]
Leading Economic Index 133.20 133.20 133.20 5.20 Index Points [+]
Internet Speed 28553.69 26116.23 29047.94 6992.81 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 25814048.00 25049894.00 25814048.00 13271570.00 IP [+]
Steel Production 5880.00 6160.00 6405.68 650.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Mining Production -20.80 -8.40 43.10 -36.00 percent [+]
Cement Production 5366.00 4432.00 6134.00 1726.00 Thousands of Tonnes [+]
Coincident Index 126.60 126.10 131.00 5.40 Index Points [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.07 5.03 5.39 4.93 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 26.00 26.00 26.00 11.00 [+]
Corruption Index 53.00 56.00 56.00 38.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 52.00 37.00 52.00 27.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 4.00 5.00 23.00 4.00 [+]
Electricity Production 23629.10 22567.64 23629.10 13859.99 Gigawatt-hour [+]


South Korea Business Confidence

In South Korea, the Business Survey Index (BSI) in the manufacturing sector measures the level of optimism that business leaders have about the performance of the economy in the current month and their outlook for the following month. The Index is based on the survey of around 2800 companies in fifteen areas including sales, inventories, production facilities, prices, labor force and profitability. For each of the indicators measured, the net difference between the number of positive responses and the number of negative responses is computed. The BSI above 100 indicates an improving outlook and below 100 a deteriorating outlook. This page provides the latest reported value for - South Korea Business Confidence - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. South Korea Business Confidence - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
81.00 83.00 119.00 35.00 1991 - 2017 Monthly
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business confidence by Country
Country Last
Australia 8.00 Oct/17
Brazil 56.00 Oct/17
Canada 63.80 Oct/17
China 51.60 Oct/17
Euro Area 1.44 Oct/17
France 111.00 Oct/17
Germany 116.70 Oct/17
India 64.10 Mar/17
Indonesia 112.39 Sep/17
Italy 111.00 Oct/17
Japan 22.00 Sep/17
Mexico 49.44 Oct/17
Netherlands 8.20 Oct/17
Russia -3.00 Oct/17
South Korea 81.00 Oct/17
Spain 2.50 Oct/17
Switzerland 109.10 Oct/17
Turkey 109.50 Oct/17
United Kingdom -11.00 Dec/17
United States 58.70 Oct/17