Home
Global Supplier Directory
APPLIANCE Engineer
Supplier Solutions
APPLIANCE Line
Whitepaper Library
Calendar of Events
Association Locator
Contents Pages
Market Research
Subscription Center


 
Daily News

OECD Indicators: Economic Activity May Be Slowing in Some Nations
May 13, 2010
 Printable format
 Email this Article
 Search

The pace of economic activity may be showing signs of slowing down, according to OECD composite leading indicators (CLIs) report for March 2010.

In most OECD countries signs of slowing growth are called "tentative," with stronger signals appearing in France and Italy, and even evidence of a potential halt in expansion in China and Brazil.

The CLI for the OECD area increased by 0.6 point in March 2010. The CLIs for the United States and Japan increased by 0.8 and 0.9 point respectively, while the Euro area leading indicator increased by 0.5 point.

The CLI for Brazil and China decreased by 0.3 point in March 2010. The CLIs for India and Russia recorded moderate increases.

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) defines growth cycle phases of the CLI as follows:
• expansion (increase above 100)
• downturn (decrease above 100)
• slowdown (decrease below 100)
• recovery (increase below 100).

OECD-Total includes these 29 countries:

• Australia
• Austria
• Belgium
• Canada
• Czech Republic
• Denmark
• Finland
• France
• Germany
• Greece
• Hungary
• Ireland
• Italy
• Japan
• Korea
• Luxembourg
• Mexico
• Netherlands
• New Zealand
• Norway
• Poland
• Portugal
• Slovak Republic
• Spain
• Sweden
• Switzerland
• Turkey
• United Kingdom
• United States

G7 area includes:

• Canada
• France
• Germany
• Italy
• Japan
• United Kingdom
• United States

The Euro area (only Euro area countries that are members of OECD) includes:

• Austria
• Belgium
• Finland
• France
• Germany
• Greece
• Italy
• Ireland
• Luxembourg
• Netherlands
• Portugal
• Slovak Republic
• Spain

The Major Five Asia area includes:

• China
• India
• Indonesia
• Japan
• Korea

Back to Daily News

 

Daily News

...........................................................

Apr 24, 2014: BSH Annual Revenue Tops EUR 10 Billion for First Time

Apr 24, 2014: New Home Sales Show Sharp March Drop

Apr 24, 2014: Ingersoll Rand HVAC Segment Reports Strong 1Q

Apr 24, 2014: ASHRAE 2014 Annual Conference Announced For Seattle

Apr 23, 2014: Bosch Home Appliances Garners EPA Energy Star Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence Award

More Daily News>>

RSS Feeds
.........................................................
Appliance Industry
Market Research

...........................................................

March 2014: Market Research - 62nd Annual U.S. Appliance Industry Forecast
February 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: December 2013
January 2014: Market Research - Appliance Historical Statistical Review: 1954-2012
January 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: November 2013




 
Contact Us | About Us | Subscriptions | Advertising | Home
UBM Canon © 2014  

Please visit these other UBM Canon sites

UBM Canon Corporate | Design News | Test & Measurement World | Packaging Digest | EDN | Qmed | Pharmalive | Plastics Today | Powder Bulk Solids | Canon Trade Shows