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Industry Confidence

Confederation of Finnish Industries, EK
P.O.Box 30,
FI-00131 Helsinki,
(Eteläranta 10,00130 Helsinki, Finland)

EK business tendency surveys are part of the EU s harmonised system of business surveys. The surveys are carried out between the 1st and 25th of each month. Industrial confidence indicator is calculated from the responses of manufacturing executives to three questions: production expectations in the next few months, order books as well as (-) finished goods inventories compared to normal.