Investment data have not been adjusted for calendar effects. February 2017 has one working day less than February 2016. According to the CBS Investment Radar, the investment climate in the Netherlands is more favourable in April than in February.
Investment climate more favourable in April
According to the CBS Investment Radar, the investment climate in the Netherlands has improved in April compared to February. This is mainly because Dutch manufacturers were more positive about their order books and the year-on-year growth of exports was higher in the radar of April than in February. The investment climate is affected by various factors, like the situation on the sales markets and financial markets.
The figures presented in this publication are provisional and can be adjusted.