Business and Consumer Surveys, December 2014, INE

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Press Release:  05 January 2015 - 6 Page(s)
Business  Confidence   Consumers

The Consumer confidence indicator stabilised in December, recording the maximum since May 2002 and suspending the pronounced upward trend observed since the beginning of 2013.
The economic climate indicator slightly diminished in November and December, after stabilizing in the highest value since July 2008. In the reference month, the confidence indicator decreased in Trade, stabilised in Manufacturing Industry and in Construction and Public Works, and increased in Services.

Original title:  The Consumer confidence indicator stabilises and the economic climate indicator diminishes. - December 2014