China Business Confidence

Business Confidence in China increased to 124.30 in the first quarter of 2014 from 121 in the fourth quarter of 2013. Business Confidence in China is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics of China. Business Confidence in China averaged 124.16 from 1999 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 143.10 in the second quarter of 2007 and a record low of 91.70 in the second quarter of 1999. Entrepreneur Confidence Index range between 0 and 200, reading above 100 indicates that business climate is good and optimistic, below 100 shows poor and pessimistic outlook. . This page provides - China Business Confidence - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
124.30 121.00 143.10 91.70 125.18 | 2014/06 1999 - 2014 Quarterly

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Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Business Confidence 124.30 2014-02-15 121.00 143.10 91.70 125.18 2014-06-30 [+]
Car Registrations 1710067.00 2014-03-15 1312197.00 1846846.00 213534.00 1736100.32 2014-03-31 Cars [+]
Changes in Inventories 11016.40 2012-06-29 12662.30 12662.30 3.00 11069.43 2012-12-31 CNY HML [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.81 2014-03-15 0.61 1.32 0.33 0.87 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Manufacturing PMI 50.30 2014-03-15 50.20 63.40 38.80 50.61 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
New Orders 50.60 2014-03-15 50.50 73.00 32.30 50.73 2014-04-30 Index Points [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 54.50 2014-03-15 55.00 63.00 41.90 59.66 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
Services PMI 51.90 2014-03-31 51.00 54.70 50.70 50.91 2014-04-30 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 8.80 2014-03-31 8.60 29.40 -21.10 9.75 2014-04-30 Percent [+]
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Business Confidence | Notes
The Business Confidence Index is an indicator designed to measure the degree of optimism on the state of the economy that business owners are expressing through their activities of investing and spending. Decreasing business confidence often implies slowing economic growth because business owners are likely to decrease their investment. The idea is that the more confident business owners and managers feel about the economy, their companies, their jobs and incomes, the more likely they are to make investments and purchases.


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