Business outlook for service companies

Last updated 18/03/2021 - 12:07

Upturn in Uusimaa service sector

The business outlook for service sector companies in Uusimaa brightened towards the end of 2020. However, in January 2021, the situation was still described as somewhat weaker than usual. On the other hand, the outlook for the coming months is clearly brighter despite the worsening COVID-19 situation. The business outlook balance figure for January was 3, whereas the corresponding figure for October was -29. The business outlook of service sector companies in Uusimaa is above the national average.

Sales increased slightly during the last quarter of 2020 but are likely to shrink slightly during early 2021.