Netherlands

In-depth country-focused analysis on the Netherlands' economic, political and operational risk environment, complemented by detailed sector insight

Our comprehensive assessment of the Netherlands' operating environment and the outlook for its leading sectors are formed by bringing together a wealth of data on global markets that affect the Netherlands, as well as the latest industry developments that could impact the Netherlands' industries. This unique integrated approach has given us an impeccable track-record for predicting important shifts in the markets, ensuring you’re aware of the latest market opportunities and risks in the Netherlands before your competitors.

Netherlands Country Risk

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Core Views We expect the economy to post positive growth in 2014, but with the eurozone recovery stumbling in recent quarters, we now expect a more modest outturn for Dutch GDP. With...

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Netherlands Industry Coverage (8)

Food & Drink

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The economic recession in the Netherlands has made it difficult for the government to persevere with fiscal austerity, which could provide a temporary boost to food and drink sales in the country....

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Freight Transport

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The Dutch economy finally appeared to break out of recession during the third quarter of 2013, just as the eurozone recovery has shown signs of faltering. With domestic demand hit by falling house...

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Medical Devices

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Espicom Industry View : The Dutch medical device market is expected to achieve steady growth over the next five years with a US dollar CAGR of 4.5% forecast for the 2013-2018 period. Despite...

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Metals

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Long-Term Growth In Output The Netherlands' metals sector is set for sound growth over the coming years as prices for high quality steel remain elevated and encourage production. Steel will continue...

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Petrochemicals

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Although there are considerable downside risks over the short term, Dutch petrochemicals still offer some distinct competitive advantages in the medium-to-long term. The size and integration of the...

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Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare

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BMI View: We anticipate further restrictions to medicine prices in 2014 under the Medicines Prices Act, which will subdue the outlook for both patented and generic drugmakers in the country. This...

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Renewables

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BMI View : Growth of renewable energy in the Netherlands has stuttered due to repeated restating of renewable energy generation targets, from 20% to 16% to 14% by 2020, leaving little confidence...

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Telecommunications

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BMI View: Despite the lack of growth opportunities in terms of subscriptions, the Netherlands remains a dynamic market with extensive roll-out and uptake of wireless data services. In the...

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