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Korea Business Confidence October 2023

Korea: Month-ahead business confidence among manufacturing firms dips in October

Month-ahead business confidence among manufacturing firms fell to 67.0 in October from September’s 69.0. October’s result marked the weakest sentiment since March. As a result, the index moved further below the 100 threshold, indicating deeper pessimism among businesses.

Month-ahead business sentiment fell among both domestically and export-orientated manufacturing firms. Sentiment among export-orientated firms remained lower amid a muted outlook for global trade.

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