Francia, morale imprese stabile a gennaio, in linea stime - Insee

giovedì 23 gennaio 2014 08:55
 

PARIS Jan 23 (Reuters) - French industrial morale was stable in January from December, in line with expectations, data from state statistics body INSEE showed on Thursday. Morale in the industrial sector was unchanged from December at 100, the long-term average for the indicator. A Reuters poll of 18 economists had an average forecast for 100, with estimates ranging from 98 to 101. FRCOMP=ECI The following are the main figures published by INSEE. Although the composite business sentiment index is broader-based, industry morale is more closely followed by economists.

BUSINESS CLIMATE Sept Oct Nov Dec Jan France Composite 95 95 95 94 94

Industry 97 98 98 100 100

Wholesale trade 97 - 98 - 95

Building 93 94 94 94 93

Retail trade 101 98 95 95 98

Services 94 93 95 91 91 For business morale details from INSEE: link.reuters.com/pav79t For industry morale details from INSEE: link.reuters.com/raw62v For a graphic: link.reuters.com/nut32t (Reporting by Leigh Thomas)