Latest data released by the Japanese Cabinet Office – 7 April 2021
- Prior 98.5
- Coincident index 89.0 vs 89.0 expected
- Prior 90.3
This reflects a further improvement in economic sentiment in Japan to start the year despite state of emergency measures prevailing at the time.
The index is used as a reference to economic conditions, but most of the indicators used to make up the index has already been released individually – so there isn’t much of an impact on this release. Source