Sentiment indicators for business
The economic sentiment indicator is compiled from the business surveys for manufacturing, construction, services and retail trade as well as the consumer confidence indicator. The calculation of the business sentiment indicator is based exclusively on the four sectoral confidence indicators. The indicators give us a hint of economic trends.
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