The Bank of France expects the French economy to grow 0.3% in the second quarter.
The confidence index for the manufacturing sector climbed to 98 in April from 97 in March. Factory output is expected to increase in May.
The services confidence index rose to 95 in April from 94 in March. Services activity is also expected to expand.
The confidence index for the construction sector was up to 92 in April from 91 in March. A slight decline in activity is expected in May.