Weekly Economic Update 25 July 2016

In this week’s Australia & NZ Economic update:


  • Outlook for CPI and policy response
  • Data Wrap:

                - June Westpac-MI Leading Index

  • Round-up of local data released over the week
  • Data preview:

                - Q2 Consumer Price Index %qtr

                - Q2 import price index

                - Q2 export price index

                - Jun private sector credit

New Zealand

  • New Zealand: week ahead & Data wrap
  • Round-up of local data released over the week
  • Data preview:

                - June building consents

                - July business confidence

Other countries data preview:

                - Chn Jul Westpac–MNI Consumer Sentiment

                - Q2 Euro Area GDP

                - July FOMC meeting

                - Q2 US GD

                - Q2 US Employment Cost Index

Key data & event risk for the week ahead

Read the full report here https://wibiq.westpac.com.au/wibiqauthoring/_uploads/file/Australia/2016/July/WestpacWeekly20160725.pdf

Economic & financial forecasts


Full disclaimer

Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. The forecasts given above are predictive in character. Whilst every effort has been taken to ensure that the assumptions on which the forecasts are based are reasonable, the forecasts may be affected by incorrect assumptions or by known or unknown risks and uncertainties. The results ultimately achieved may differ substantially from these forecasts.