Italy consumer confidence improves more than forecastStaff Writer | June 27, 2017
Italy's consumer confidence improved more-than-expected in June, while business confidence rose marginally, survey data from the statistical office Istat showed Tuesday.
Europe The consumer confidence index climbed to 106.4
The opinions and expectations of consumers regarding the economic situation of the country improved in June.
Data also showed that the composite business confidence index rose to 106.4 in June from 106.2 in the prior month.
Among components, manufacturing confidence strengthened to 107.3 in June from 106.9 in May. Similarly, confidence improved in construction, market services and retail trade. ■