Next Week’s Menu: August 13 – 19, 2022

August 12, 2022

Central Banks: Monetary policy stances will be reviewed in Norway, New Zealand, Turkey, Sri Lanka and the Philippines. Policy meeting minutes will be published by the Federal Reserve and Reserve Bank of Australia.

Holiday: Indonesia’s Independence Day on Wednesday.

Scheduled U.S. Economic Data Releases: Industrial production, capacity use, retail sales, housing starts, building permits, existing home sales, National Association of Home Builders housing index, Empire State and Philly Fed manufacturing indices, index of leading economic indicators, and Treasury-compiled capital flows. Weekly jobless insurance claims, chain store sales, mortgage applications and energy inventories.

Euroland Releases: Quarterly GDP and employment growth. Monthly current account, trade balance, CPI, construction output, ZEW survey of investor confidence, and index of leading economic indicators.

Members of the Euro Area: German wholesale prices and ZEW survey of investor expectations. German, Irish, and Portuguese producer prices. Finnish, Portuguese, and Austrian CPI. Dutch, Irish, Belgian, and Spanish trade balances. Dutch and Finnish GDP. Dutch unemployment and household consumption. French index of leading economic indicators and Italy’s current account.

U.K. and Switzerland: British CPI, RPI, PPI, retail sales, consumer confidence, DCLG house price index, labor market statistics, public sector net borrowing and index of leading economic indicators. Swiss trade balance, industrial production and combined PPI/import price index.

Eastern Europe: Czech, Polish, and Russian producer prices. Russian and Hungarian GDP. Polish industrial production and CPI

Nordic Europe: Norwegian and Swedish trade balance. Norwegian consumer confidence. Danish and Norwegian GDP.

Japanese and Chinese Data: Japanese industrial production, capacity usage, tertiary index, trade balance, machinery orders, consumer prices, and quarterly GDP. Chinese retail sales, industrial production, house prices, fixed asset investment and foreign direct investment.

Selected Other Asian Releases: Indonesian, Indian, and Singaporean trade balances. Taiwanese and Indonesian current accounts. Thai GDP, Indian WPI, and Hong Kong unemployment.

Australian, New Zealand, and South African Releases: Australian quarterly wage cost index and monthly jobless rate, employment, and index of leading economic indicators. New Zealand quarterly CPI and PPI and monthly trade balance and service sector purchasing managers index. South African retail sales and wholesale turnover.

Canadian Releases: Consumer prices, producer prices, retail sales, housing starts, and survey of manufacturing shipments, orders and inventories.

Mexico and Brazil: Mexican retail sales and Brazil’s index of leading economic indicators.

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