Business and Consumer Surveys, August 2013, INE

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Press Release:  29 August 2013 - 6 Page(s)
Business  Confidence  Consumers

The Consumer confidence indicator increased pronouncedly in August, reinforcing the upward movement observed since January, after attaining the minimum of the series in December.
The economic climate indicator has recovered since the beginning of the year, significantly in the reference month, after registering the lowest value of the series in December. In the last two months, the confidence indicator increased in all the sectors, Manufacturing Industry, Construction and Public Works, Trade and Services.

Original title:  The consumer confidence and the economic climate indicators maintain recovery path - August 2013