Bvdm: Economic situation of the print industry will improve
The bvdm telegram on German print business, September 2013. Image: bvdm.
The bvdm has published its monthly telegram on the economic situation of the german print industry. The estimations on the business side show promise for the first time in half a year.
The present state of business in September 2013 shows an increase of 5 % in aggregated responses: In the survey, 20% of company leaders in the printing industry judged their situation as “good”, while 15% assessed their business situation as “bad”. The aggregate response is in the positive for the first time since March this year.
Predictions for the coming quartal have also improved. Predictions for coming business reached positive aggregate response for September 2013. This marks an increase by 9 percentage points to 1% positive compared to August 2013.