Korea skyline

Korea Business Confidence January 2022

Korea: Business confidence among manufacturing firms improves in January

Business confidence among manufacturing firms rose to 92.0 in January from December’s 88.0. However, the index remained below the 100-threshold, indicating pessimism among businesses.

Looking at the details of the print, manufacturing firms turned more optimistic regarding sales, sales prices and external demand. Moreover, their views regarding domestic demand and profitability were less pessimistic. That said, the manufacturing firm’s expectations on raw material prices deteriorated, albeit remaining optimistic.

Free sample report

Access essential information in the shortest time possible. FocusEconomics provide hundreds of consensus forecast reports from the most reputable economic research authorities in the world.
Close Left Media Arrows Left Media Circles Right Media Arrows Right Media Circles Arrow Quote Wave Address Email Telephone Man in front of screen with line chart Document with bar chart and magnifying glass Application window with bar chart Target with arrow Line Chart Stopwatch Globe with arrows Document with bar chart in front of screen Bar chart with magnifying glass and dollar sign Lightbulb Document with bookmark Laptop with download icon Calendar Icon Nav Menu Arrow Arrow Right Long Icon Arrow Right Icon Chevron Right Icon Chevron Left Icon Briefcase Icon Linkedin In Icon Full Linkedin Icon Filter Facebook Linkedin Twitter Pinterest