Further growth investments

Statistics Netherlands (CBS) reports that the volume of investments in tangible fixed assets grew by 10.6 percent in June 2016 relative to the same month last year. The increase is more substantial than in the preceding month. Investments in aircraft and residential property almost entirely account for the increase.

Investment data are not adjusted for calendar effects. June 2016 has the same number of working days as June 2015.

According to the CBS Investment Radar, the investment climate in the Netherlands is somewhat less favourable in August than in June.

Investments in tangible fixed assets (volume)
Investments in tangible fixed assets (volume)
 % change
2012 J-7.6
2012 A-5.5
2012 S-11.6
2012 O-8
2012 N-9.1
2012 D-10.8
2013 J-13.1
2013 F-14.9
2013 M-12.3
2013 A-8.6
2013 M-10
2013 J-13.2
2013 J-4.3
2013 A-4.7
2013 S-3.7
2013 O2.2
2013 N0.4
2013 D13.5
2014 J2.5
2014 F8.2
2014 M-0.9
2014 A4.4
2014 M-2.7
2014 J-4
2014 J4.2
2014 A-6.3
2014 S0.8
2014 O9
2014 N1.9
2014 D-0.5
2015 J8.5
2015 F6.5
2015 M17.7
2015 A10.2
2015 M9.7
2015 J24.2
2015 J10.6
2015 A15.2
2015 S10.9
2015 O2.5
2015 N12.4
2015 D18.6
2016 J6.9
2016 F20.3
2016 M3.4
2016 A11.2
2016 M7.3
2016 J10.6

Investment climate somewhat less favourable in August

According to Statistics Netherlands’ Investment Radar, the investment climate in the Netherlands are somewhat less favourable in August compared to June. August’s Investment Radar shows that growth in exports was smaller relative to June’s radar.

Investments are related to factors including the situation on the world markets and on the financial markets.

The numbers in this publication are provisional and can be adjusted.

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