Latest Business Survey Reveals Sales Expectations and Capital Expenditure Trends
5 Jul 2023
DES MOINES, Iowa – Each quarter, the Iowa Association of Business and Industry (ABI) sends a Quarterly Business Survey to provide a comprehensive snapshot of the industry's current state and future trajectory. The survey for the third quarter of 2023 was sent to ABI board members mid-June.
Key findings from the survey include:
1. Sales Expectations: According to the survey results, 45% of respondents expressed optimism for sales growth in the upcoming quarter. Although this represents a slight decrease compared to the second quarter of 2023, it demonstrates a resilient and positive outlook among industry professionals. Additionally, 42% of respondents anticipate their sales to remain steady, indicating stability in the market.