Six Month Outlook for World Economic Climate Improves Again – International Chamber of Commerce.

15th May, 2013


The International Chamber
of Commerce (ICC) Ireland has today (15/05/13) said that the outlook for the
global economic climate remains positive according to the latest World Economic
Survey, published today by the ICC and the Munich-based Institute for Economic
Research (Ifo).


Speaking this morning,
Ian Talbot, ICC Ireland Chairman said, “While global sentiment has improved only
slightly since the last survey, the outlook remains positive. Indications from
these results are that the world economy has begun to


“Good news for Ireland is
that the index for Western Europe has risen to 106.4; a huge improvement on 81.6
at the end of 2012. A strong Europe with potential for growth is vital for
Ireland’s ongoing recovery and this continued improvement over the last number
of quarters is cause for optimism. We must now ensure that both the private and
public sectors work together with Government to sustain the positive momentum,”
Talbot concluded.