South Korea Leading Economic Index

Leading Economic Index in South Korea increased to 137.70 Index Points in April from 136.70 Index Points in March of 2016. Leading Economic Index in South Korea averaged 49.43 Index Points from 1970 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 137.70 Index Points in April of 2016 and a record low of 5.70 Index Points in February of 1970. Leading Economic Index in South Korea is reported by the Statistics Korea (KOSTAT). In South Korea, Leading Composite Index examines the overall economic situation, predicting the direction and speed of a turning point in the economy. The index integrates a set of selected major indices that reflect each part of economy: opening-to-application ratio, inventory circulation indicator, consumer expectation index, machinery orders received, import of capital goods, construction orders received, stock price index, total liquidity, interest rate spread, 3-year treasury bonds less call rate, net barter terms of trade. The index has a base value of 100 as of 2010. This page provides – South Korea Leading Economic Index – actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.