August 28, 2018 / 6:53 AM / 3 months ago

French consumer confidence steady in August, hovers near two-year low

FILE PHOTO: Customers are seen in a shoe shop with discount signs in Strasbourg, June 25, 2014, during the start of summer sales in France. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

PARIS (Reuters) - French consumer confidence held steady in August at a near two-year low, in line with market expectations, according to data from the INSEE statistics on Tuesday.

The proportion of households deeming it an opportune time to save increased slightly, INSEE said.

Reporting by Richard Lough; editing by Laurence Frost

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