Declined in December
by 3.4 points to 94.2
The global ICI decreased to 94.2, down 3.4 points from November’s revised reading of 97.6. The decline in sentiment was driven by the 6.7 point decrease in the Asian ICI to 109.1 along with the 6.0 point decline in the North American ICI to 87.5.
By contrast, the European ICI rose 13.7 points from 86.4 to 100.1.