KfW-ifo SME Barometer June 2018
News from 2018-07-06 / KfW Research
In June, business confidence in Germany’s SME sector dropped for the fifth consecutive month but only moderately. After slipping 0.3 points, it is now at 13.8 balance points. The imminent escalation of the trade conflict with the US appears to be generating only little additional uncertainty among SMEs. At the time of the survey, the German government crisis had not yet deepened.