Outlook is a biannual Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Western Australia (CCI) publication that provides expert forward-looking economic analysis.

Outlook contains analysis of the state, national and international economies, including economic forecasts on key indicators such as inflation, the labour force and employment.

Produced by CCI’s well-informed and market-conscious economics team, Outlook makes sure you stay ahead of the current and expected changes in economic conditions.

Latest Edition - June 2018

Outlook - February 2018

WA Households Dining Out on Renewed Optimism

2017-18 is looking to have been a better year than expected. The central forecast for economic growth (GSP) this year is now 1.3 per cent, previously just 0.9 per cent.

Cost-of-living pressures and household budget constraints still remain, but discretionary spending is showing signs of life again. Expenditure on hotels, cafes and restaurants grew 3.2 per cent in the year to March 2018..

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