Investment data have not been adjusted for calendar effects. March 2017 has one working day more than March 2016. According to the CBS Investment Radar, the investment climate in the Netherlands is more favourable in May than in March.
Investment climate more favourable in May
According to the CBS Investment Radar, the investment climate in the Netherlands improved in May compared to March. This is mainly because the capacity utilisation rate in the manufacturing industry increased. The investment climate is affected by various factors like the situation on the global and financial markets.
The figures in this publication are provisional and can be adjusted.