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ifo Export Climate

The ifo Export Climate is based on company and consumer confidence indices, as well as an indicator of the price competitiveness of German companies versus 37 trade partners.

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  1. Ifo Export Climate for February 2017

    Ifo Export Climate Continues to Rise

    Mar 27, 2017: The Ifo Export Climate rose from 0.78 index points in January to 0.85 points in February 2017. The improvement in the export climate was due both to higher corporate and consumer confidence abroad, as well as the enhanced price competitiveness of German business. Details

Publication on the ifo Export Climate

  1. Elstner, Steffen, Christian Grimme and Ulrich Haskamp, "Das ifo Exportklima – ein Frühindikator für die deutsche Exportprognose", ifo Schnelldienst 66 (04), 2013, 36-43 | Details | PDF Download


Christian Grimme

ifo Institute
ifo Center for Business Cycle Analysis and Surveys
Phone: +49(0)89/9224-1285
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