The indicator represents alteration of the market value for all goods and services meant for use and manufactured over a certain period of time in all economic sectors to be used on a country’s territory, exported or collected regardless the ethnic background of the employed production factors.
It is the most complete indicator of the economic climate.
The index value is repeatedly revised.
Effect of market
The Index growth or the actual value rise exceeding the forecast is a positive sign for the Yen.
In spite of its high economic significance, the indicator
causes moderate influence over the Yen dynamics, because it is usually well forecasted by the market in terms of other available data.