Netherlands Business survey, region, month

Netherlands Business survey, region, month

Businesses/activities (SBI 2008) Regions Periods Turnover and selling prices Turnover next three months Balance turnover next three months (%) Turnover and selling prices Selling prices / rates next three months Balance selling prices / rates (%) Orders (intake and placed) Orders placed next three months Balance purchase orders (%) Workforce Workforce next three months Balance workforce next three months (%) Economic climate Economic climate next three months Balance economic climate next 3 months (%)
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2021 May . 23.1 17.3 15.1 11.7
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2021 June . 27.6 21.8 16.9 16.7
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2021 July 15.8 28.9 16.1 22.8 12.4
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2021 August . 26.1 22.0 21.7 10.6
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2021 September . 25.9 26.8 24.0 15.6
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2021 October 29.0 36.0 25.4 27.4 16.9
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2021 November . 37.5 17.9 21.6 12.8
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2021 December . 43.9 18.3 24.3 8.6
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2022 January 9.5 43.9 22.4 30.0 7.9
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2022 February . 33.9 27.9 30.0 5.1
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2022 March . 39.0 18.4 25.0 -11.9
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Nederland 2022 April 24.2 45.6 19.8 26.7 -8.6
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2021 May . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2021 June . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2021 July . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2021 August . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2021 September . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2021 October . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2021 November . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2021 December . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2022 January . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2022 February . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2022 March . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Noord-Nederland (LD) 2022 April . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2021 May . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2021 June . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2021 July . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2021 August . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2021 September . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2021 October . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2021 November . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2021 December . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2022 January . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2022 February . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2022 March . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Oost-Nederland (LD) 2022 April . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2021 May . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2021 June . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2021 July . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2021 August . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2021 September . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2021 October . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2021 November . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2021 December . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2022 January . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2022 February . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2022 March . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry West-Nederland (LD) 2022 April . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2021 May . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2021 June . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2021 July . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2021 August . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2021 September . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2021 October . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2021 November . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2021 December . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2022 January . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2022 February . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2022 March . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2022 April . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2021 May . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2021 June . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2021 July . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2021 August . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2021 September . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2021 October . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2021 November . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2021 December . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2022 January . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2022 February . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2022 March . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Groningen (PV) 2022 April . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2021 May . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2021 June . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2021 July . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2021 August . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2021 September . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2021 October . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2021 November . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2021 December . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2022 January . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2022 February . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2022 March . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Fryslân (PV) 2022 April . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2021 May . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2021 June . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2021 July . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2021 August . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2021 September . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2021 October . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2021 November . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2021 December . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2022 January . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2022 February . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2022 March . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Drenthe (PV) 2022 April . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Overijssel (PV) 2021 May . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Overijssel (PV) 2021 June . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Overijssel (PV) 2021 July . . . . .
24-30, 33 Metal-electro-industry Overijssel (PV) 2021 August . . . . .
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 April 2022:
Figures of April 2022 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
May 2022 figures are expected to be published on 30 May 2022.

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? ".
Turnover next three months
Weighted response rates to the question:
- "Our total turnover will increase over the next three months,
remain unchanged or decrease? "
Balance turnover next three months
The weighted response rate of producers with an expected increase in
turnover minus the weighted response rate of producers with an expected decrease in turnover. This balance shows the expected development of turnover in the next three months.
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? "
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.
Orders (intake and placed)
The weighted response rates to the questions:
- "The value of the total orders received in the last three months
increased, remained unchanged or decreased? '.
- "The value of the orders we expect to place with suppliers in the next
three months will increase, remain unchanged or decrease? "
- "The total order book shows - during normal working hours - .. months
of work? "
- "The total order position, we assess, given the time of year
as (too) large, normal or (too) small? "
- "The foreign order books, we assess, given the time of the years,
as (too) large, normal or (too) small? "
The order book is presented as an index (September 2011 = 100),
representing the number of months of work in hand, including any work
for bringing the stocks up to an appropriate level.
Orders placed next three months
Weighted response rates to the question:
- "The value of the orders we expect to place with suppliers in the next
three months will increase, remain unchanged or decrease? "
Balance purchase orders
The weighted response rate of producers with an expected
increase of purchase orders minus the weighted response rate of
producers with an expected decrease. This balance provides insight
into the expected evolution of purchase orders in the next three months.
Workforce
The weighted response rates to the questions:
- "The staff in the last three months
increased, remained unchanged or decreased? "
- "The staff will be in the next three months
increase, remain unchanged or decrease?
Workforce next three months
The weighted response rates to the question:
- "The staff will be in the next three months
increase, remain unchanged or decrease?
Balance workforce next three months
The weighted response rate of producers with an expected
increase in staff strength minus the weighted response rate of producers
with an expected decrease in staff strength in the next three months.
This balance provides insight into the development of staff strength in
the next three months.
Economic climate
The weighted response rates on the statements:
- "The economic climate for our business has improved, remained unchanged
or declined in the last three months."
- "The economic climate in the next three months for our
company is expected to improve, remain unchanged or decline? "
Economic climate next three months
The weighted response rates to the question:
- "We expect the economic climate for our company
to improve, remain unchanged or decline in the last three months."
Balance economic climate next 3 months
The weighted response rate of producers indicating that
the economic climate in the next three months will improve minus the
weighted response rate that it will decline.
This balance represents the expected development of the economic
climate over the next three months compared with the previous three
months.