Netherlands Business survey, region, month

Netherlands Business survey, region, month

Businesses/activities (SBI 2008) Regions Periods Turnover and selling prices Selling prices / rates next three months Selling prices / rates will rise (%) Turnover and selling prices Selling prices / rates next three months Selling prices / rates remain unchanged (%) Turnover and selling prices Selling prices / rates next three months Selling prices / rates will fall (%) Turnover and selling prices Selling prices / rates next three months Not applicable (%) Turnover and selling prices Selling prices / rates next three months Balance selling prices / rates (%)
C Manufacturing Nederland 2019 October 11.7 84.4 3.9 . 7.8
C Manufacturing Nederland 2019 November 13.2 82.4 4.4 . 8.8
C Manufacturing Nederland 2019 December 22.1 73.3 4.7 . 17.4
C Manufacturing Nederland 2020 January 25.1 71.2 3.7 . 21.4
C Manufacturing Nederland 2020 February 17.5 79.2 3.3 . 14.3
C Manufacturing Nederland 2020 March 10.5 85.4 4.1 . 6.4
C Manufacturing Nederland 2020 April 3.5 87.5 9.0 . -5.4
C Manufacturing Nederland 2020 May 3.2 84.7 12.1 . -8.8
C Manufacturing Nederland 2020 June 3.1 85.7 11.2 . -8.1
C Manufacturing Nederland 2020 July 4.5 89.6 5.9 . -1.4
C Manufacturing Nederland 2020 August 5.4 89.3 5.3 . 0.1
C Manufacturing Nederland 2020 September 4.6 90.0 5.4 . -0.9
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2019 October 11.5 82.9 5.6 . 5.8
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2019 November 17.2 75.6 7.2 . 10.0
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2019 December 26.8 65.9 7.3 . 19.5
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2020 January 23.8 69.5 6.7 . 17.2
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2020 February 18.0 77.2 4.9 . 13.1
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2020 March 11.5 83.1 5.5 . 6.0
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2020 April 3.6 87.2 9.2 . -5.6
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2020 May 2.9 75.6 21.5 . -18.6
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2020 June 3.3 75.6 21.1 . -17.9
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2020 July 1.6 90.9 7.5 . -5.9
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2020 August 13.4 82.0 4.6 . 8.8
C Manufacturing Noord-Nederland (LD) 2020 September 3.1 91.0 5.9 . -2.8
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2019 October 15.1 80.9 4.0 . 11.0
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2019 November 15.9 80.1 4.0 . 11.9
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2019 December 26.6 68.9 4.5 . 22.2
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2020 January 30.4 65.8 3.8 . 26.6
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2020 February 19.7 76.4 3.9 . 15.8
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2020 March 11.4 84.2 4.3 . 7.1
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2020 April 5.2 86.1 8.7 . -3.5
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2020 May 5.2 84.5 10.3 . -5.1
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2020 June 4.4 85.1 10.6 . -6.2
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2020 July 4.8 90.6 4.6 . 0.1
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2020 August 4.4 89.7 5.8 . -1.4
C Manufacturing Oost-Nederland (LD) 2020 September 4.4 89.1 6.5 . -2.1
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2019 October 11.8 85.2 3.0 . 8.8
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2019 November 12.6 83.7 3.7 . 8.9
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2019 December 20.9 75.8 3.3 . 17.5
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2020 January 23.8 73.4 2.8 . 20.9
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2020 February 19.0 78.8 2.3 . 16.7
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2020 March 11.2 85.4 3.5 . 7.7
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2020 April 2.3 87.5 10.2 . -7.9
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2020 May 2.6 84.2 13.2 . -10.5
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2020 June 3.0 86.1 10.9 . -7.9
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2020 July 3.6 88.8 7.7 . -4.1
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2020 August 5.2 88.4 6.3 . -1.1
C Manufacturing West-Nederland (LD) 2020 September 3.6 90.4 6.0 . -2.4
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2019 October 9.1 86.7 4.2 . 4.9
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2019 November 10.5 84.9 4.6 . 5.9
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2019 December 18.2 76.4 5.4 . 12.8
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2020 January 23.0 73.5 3.5 . 19.5
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2020 February 14.2 82.5 3.3 . 10.9
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2020 March 8.8 87.2 4.1 . 4.7
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2020 April 3.6 88.7 7.8 . -4.2
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2020 May 2.4 88.7 8.9 . -6.5
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2020 June 2.1 89.4 8.4 . -6.3
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2020 July 6.4 89.1 4.5 . 1.9
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2020 August 3.5 92.4 4.1 . -0.6
C Manufacturing Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2020 September 6.3 89.9 3.8 . 2.5
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2019 October 11.4 78.8 9.8 . 1.6
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2019 November 15.9 65.2 18.9 . -3.0
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2019 December 29.1 58.1 12.7 . 16.4
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2020 January 19.9 70.8 9.3 . 10.5
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2020 February 10.4 80.9 8.7 . 1.7
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2020 March 12.8 74.2 13.0 . -0.2
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2020 April 3.6 87.4 9.0 . -5.4
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2020 May 3.6 83.6 12.7 . -9.1
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2020 June 3.7 87.8 8.4 . -4.7
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2020 July 0.2 89.9 9.9 . -9.7
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2020 August 3.4 89.8 6.7 . -3.3
C Manufacturing Groningen (PV) 2020 September 6.8 82.7 10.5 . -3.7
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2019 October 10.8 85.2 4.0 . 6.9
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2019 November 15.0 82.6 2.4 . 12.5
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2019 December 21.9 74.2 3.9 . 18.0
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2020 January 20.7 74.3 5.0 . 15.7
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2020 February 18.0 78.8 3.2 . 14.8
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2020 March 7.3 90.4 2.3 . 5.0
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2020 April 3.0 87.2 9.8 . -6.7
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2020 May 2.6 63.7 33.7 . -31.2
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2020 June 1.6 63.1 35.3 . -33.6
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2020 July 1.7 92.5 5.7 . -4.0
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2020 August 25.7 71.2 3.1 . 22.6
C Manufacturing Friesland (PV) 2020 September 0.8 96.3 2.9 . -2.1
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2019 October 12.6 84.0 3.3 . 9.3
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2019 November 22.5 76.5 1.0 . 21.5
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2019 December 32.0 61.5 6.5 . 25.5
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2020 January 35.4 58.3 6.3 . 29.1
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2020 February 28.2 69.0 2.9 . 25.3
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2020 March 17.8 80.6 1.6 . 16.2
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2020 April 4.6 87.0 8.4 . -3.8
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2020 May 2.5 88.2 9.3 . -6.7
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2020 June 5.9 83.7 10.5 . -4.6
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2020 July 3.2 88.9 7.9 . -4.7
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2020 August 2.7 92.8 4.5 . -1.8
C Manufacturing Drenthe (PV) 2020 September 2.6 91.8 5.6 . -3.0
C Manufacturing Overijssel (PV) 2019 October 18.6 78.9 2.5 . 16.0
C Manufacturing Overijssel (PV) 2019 November 16.8 80.9 2.3 . 14.4
C Manufacturing Overijssel (PV) 2019 December 30.6 67.8 1.6 . 29.1
C Manufacturing Overijssel (PV) 2020 January 31.1 64.8 4.1 . 27.1
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


The purpose of this table is to provide current information on the opinions of Dutch producers about performance, expectations and assessment concerning their enterprises. The survey covers enterprises in commercial services, retail trade and manufacturing industry. The Business sentiment survey makes it possible to indicate turning points
in sentiment at an early stage. In this way a change in the trend of economic activity of Dutch companies is available at a early stage. The questions put to the companies relate to production,sales, prices, orders, stocks, investment, competitiveness,economic climate, workforce and the factors limiting production. In answering the questions relating to developments in the past three months and expectations for the next tree months, the enterpreneurs are asked for a comparison with the preceding period of three months.
This publication is created using co-financing by the European Commission.

Status of the figures: All data are definite.

Data available from Services: April 1992
Data available from Retail Trade: May 2008
Data available from Industry: February 1989

Changes as of 28 September 2020:
Figures of September 2020 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
October 2020 figures are expected to be published on 29 October 2020.

Description topics

Turnover and selling prices
The weighted response rates to the questions:
- "Our turnover / marketing in the last three months increased
remained unchanged or decreased? "
- "Our turnover / marketing in the next three months will grow,
remain unchanged or decrease? "
- "Our selling prices / rates over the next three months
will increase, remain unchanged or decrease? ".
Selling prices / rates next three months
Selling prices / rates next three months
weighted response rates to the question:
- "Our selling prices / rates over the next three months will
rise, remain unchanged or fall? "
Selling prices / rates will rise
Weighted response rate of producers who expect selling
prices / rates in the next three months will rise.
Selling prices / rates remain unchanged
Weighted response rate of producers who expect selling prices
/ rates in the next three months will remain unchanged.
Selling prices / rates will fall
Weighted response rate of producers who expect selling
prices / rates in the next three months will fall.
Not applicable
The weighted response rate of producers who consider selling
prices / rates not as relevant for their bussiness plus the weighted
response rate of producers who were not asked the question.
Balance selling prices / rates
The weighted response rate of producers who expect a
rise of selling prices / rates, minus the weighted respons rate of
producers who expect a fall of selling prices / rates.
This balance provides insight into the expected development of selling
prices / rates in the next three months.