Spain Business Confidence  1980-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The Spanish business confidence index decreased to 2.2 in May 2018 from 5.5 in the preceding month. It was the lowest reading since August, mainly due to a deterioration in expectations regarding production (9.7 from 20.9 in April), employment (6.8 from 8.8) and prices (2.9 from 5.7). In spite of this, improvements were seen for: current production (7.7 from 4.1), orders (6.3 from 1.2); export orders (7.8 from -4.1) and stocks of finished goods (9.7 from 5.7). Business Confidence in Spain averaged -10.64 Index Points from 1980 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 8.50 Index Points in September of 1997 and a record low of -39 Index Points in March of 2009.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-03-27 11:35 AM Business Confidence 2.9 3.9 4.2
2018-04-27 10:15 AM Business Confidence 5.5 2.9 2.5
2018-05-30 10:00 AM Business Confidence 2.1 5.5 3.2
2018-06-28 10:15 AM Business Confidence 2.1 4.5
2018-07-30 10:15 AM Business Confidence 4.9
2018-08-30 10:15 AM Business Confidence 3.4


Spain Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 2.10 5.50 8.50 -39.00 Index Points [+]
Services PMI 56.40 55.60 60.30 36.80 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 53.40 54.40 56.10 41.10 [+]
Industrial Production 1.90 4.60 13.60 -21.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom -1.80 1.00 9.30 -12.00 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 2.10 2.40 13.60 -22.70 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 80.20 79.40 90.00 68.86 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 1814.00 1880.00 2230.00 -3402.00 EUR Million [+]
Bankruptcies 1457.00 1380.00 2854.00 11.00 Companies [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 135522.00 113816.00 177375.00 23090.00 [+]
Car Production 2138.00 2116.00 2504.00 139.00 Hundred Units [+]
Car Registrations 119214.00 121182.00 145685.00 3103.00 [+]
Internet Speed 15487.07 15362.73 15487.07 2354.24 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 14575619.00 13803828.00 14855454.00 7640009.00 IP [+]
Mining Production -8.70 11.40 20.60 -44.90 percent [+]
Steel Production 1316.00 1310.00 1980.00 555.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Competitiveness Index 4.70 4.68 4.71 4.49 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 34.00 32.00 42.00 29.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 28.00 32.00 62.00 28.00 [+]
Electricity Production 22049.00 25880.00 27405.00 20466.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Corruption Index 57.00 58.00 71.00 43.10 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 42.00 41.00 42.00 20.00 [+]
Factory Orders 4.80 3.90 13.20 -33.60 percent [+]


Spain Business Confidence

In Spain, the Industrial Confidence Indicator (ICI) measures the level of optimism of entrepreneurs for the future development of industrial activity. The ICI is conducted based on the sample of 2500 enterprises representing different sizes, regions and sectors of Spanish economy. The response rate is around 60 percent. ICI is measured on a scale of -100 (extreme lack of confidence) to +100 (extreme confidence). This page provides the latest reported value for - Spain Business Confidence - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Spain Business Confidence - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.10 5.50 8.50 -39.00 1980 - 2018 Index Points Monthly
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business confidence by Country
Country Last
Australia 6.00 May/18
Brazil 49.60 Jun/18
Canada 62.50 May/18
China 51.90 May/18
Euro Area 1.45 May/18
France 110.00 Jun/18
Germany 101.80 Jun/18
India 59.70 Dec/17
Indonesia 106.28 Mar/18
Italy 107.70 May/18
Japan 24.00 Mar/18
Mexico 49.50 May/18
Netherlands 9.80 May/18
Russia -2.00 May/18
South Korea 76.00 May/18
Spain 2.10 May/18
Switzerland 100.00 May/18
Turkey 104.60 Jun/18
United Kingdom -4.00 Jun/18
United States 58.70 May/18


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