September Business Outlook Survey (BOS) shows

Monday, October 4, 2021

that businesses remain upbeat about their performance outlook. In the first month of fall, businesses remained upbeat about their performance outlook on the back of robust consumer demand, a favorable external environment, and ongoing growth in investment activity. In September 2021, the index was 53.1, down from 53.4 in August. Trading companies expressed the most optimistic views about their performance outlook, as the sector’s index moved to 56.1 in September, up from 51.1 in August. Industrial companies have been upbeat about their economic performance outlook for five months running the sector’s DI being 52.8 in September, down from 54.3 in August. Construction companies were also upbeat about their economic performance outlook, the sector’s DI being 51.6 in September, down from 53.0 in August. Companies across all sectors reported intentions to raise their selling prices further amid strong expectations of higher raw material and supplies prices.

Support independent journalism team

Dear Ukraine Business News reader, we are a team of 20 Ukrainian journalists, researchers, reporters and editors who would humbly ask for your support.

Previous post

Hryvnia has become one of the currencies worldwide that strengthened the most in 2021.

Next post

Ukraine will support Mikhail Saakashvili who was recently detained in Georgia.

Previous Main Topics