Investment data have not been adjusted for calendar effects. September 2018 has one working day less than September 2017. According to the CBS Investment Radar, the investment climate in the Netherlands in November is less favourable than in September.
Investment climate less favourable in November than in September
Every month, CBS publishes updates on the investment climate in the CBS Investment Radar. Relevant circumstances for the investment climate include the situation on the sales and financial markets. Although the Radar indicators show a strong correlation with investments in fixed assets, improved circumstances are not necessarily translated into increased growth in investments.
According to the CBS Investment Radar, the investment climate in the Netherlands is less favourable in November than in September. This is mainly because the year-on-year development of Dutch share prices was less positive and consumer confidence dropped.