Investment data have not been adjusted for calendar effects. November has one working day more than November 2018. According to the CBS Investment Radar, conditions for investments in the Netherlands are more favourable in January than they were in November.
Investment climate more favourable in January than in November
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 more favourable in January than it was in November. This is mainly due to the fact that the export growth and the increase in stock market prices were higher year-on-year.