The CBS Exports Radar indicates that circumstances for exports are less favourable in December than in October and November.
Circumstances for Dutch exports less favourable in December
According to the CBS Exports Radar, circumstances for Dutch exports are less favourable in December than in October. Conditions are largely determined by recent developments on the major export markets for Dutch products and by the competitive position of the Netherlands.
In the Exports Radar of December, the development of the exchange rates and Germany’s manufacturing output were less favourable than in October. On the other hand, producers in the euro area were less pessimistic about their foreign order books.
Goods exports account for approximately three-quarters of total exports. CBS does not publish monthly data on exports of services. Data on total exports are published on a quarterly and annual basis. The data in this publication are provisional and can be subject to adjustments.