World Business News

A round up of the latest news for those doing business internationally

Markit France Retail PMI

Zone(s): France ¦ Sector(s): Economy
[5 June 2014, Markit Economics] On 5 June, Markit published the latest Markit France Retail PMI which showed that sales rise marginally in May, but remain below levels of one year ago.

Key points:

  • Retailers continue to report subdued trading conditions
  • Actual sales fall well short of previously set targets
  • Margins remain under pressure

Read more:
www.markiteconomics.com/Survey/PressRelease.mvc/f97049ff4601497a87fd437c280a4a3c