CEO’s Mildly Optimistic About 2017

A survey released by the Australian Industry Group shows only 33% of CEO’s expect to see improved business conditions (versus 39% optimism in 2016), 50% expect more sales, 51% expect their energy costs to go up, 42% expect better profitability, 44% expect things to stay the same, 3% expect income to be the same as 2016, 23% expect their businesses will deteriorate.

Source: Manufacturers Monthly