Investment climate improves somewhat
According to August’s Investment Radar, the investment climate in the Netherlands has improved. Since the publication of July’s investment Radar, new data have become available for five of the six indicators. Two indicators showed improvement, two deteriorated and one remained unchanged. The improvements were more substantial than the deteriorations.
The decline of exports turned into a growth. Manufacturers were no longer negative about their order positions. The interbank interest rate did not change. Consumer confidence and the capacity utilisation rate did not change.
Explanatory notes: Investment radar