facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Consumer confidence edges higher in European Union

Dec. 20, 2013 at 11:05 AM   |   Comments

BRUSSELS, Dec. 20 (UPI) -- Consumer confidence has improved in the eurozone and European Union in December, the European Commission said Friday.

In a flash estimate that could be revised, the commission said its consumer confidence indicators from November to December rose from minus 15.4 to minus 13.6 in the 17-member eurozone and from minus 12.4 to minus 11.1 in the 28-member European Union.

The numbers are typically negative. The long-term average for the index, dating to 2003, is minus 12.5.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Russian bank boss feeling sanctions pain Russian bank boss feeling sanctions pain
2
Army deploying JLENS radar system to help protect Washington, D.C. Army deploying JLENS radar system to help protect Washington, D.C.
3
Navy's Triton surveillance drone flies cross-country Navy's Triton surveillance drone flies cross-country
4
Ukraine's State Guard Service receives armored personnel carriers Ukraine's State Guard Service receives armored personnel carriers
5
New GenDyn mission computers for Navy F/A-18s New GenDyn mission computers for Navy F/A-18s
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback