• SHARE

Consumer confidence improved in June from three months earlier for the second quarter in a row in a sign that the nation’s export-driven upswing is improving sentiment, a government survey showed Tuesday.

The survey by the Cabinet Office found that the consumer confidence index as of June 15 rose by 0.9 point to 39.3 on a seasonally adjusted basis from 38.4 in the previous survey in March, when it rose 1.5 points.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW