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Investments in Netherlands almost 7 percent up in April

Christian Fernsby |
Statistics Netherlands (CBS) reports that the volume of investments in tangible fixed assets was 6.7 percent up in April 2019 relative to the same month last year.

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The year-on-year growth was more substantial than in the preceding month.

In April, investments were up mainly in dwellings, office buildings, passenger cars and machinery.

Investment data have not been adjusted for calendar effects.

April 2019 has two working days more than April 2018.

According to the CBS Investment Radar, conditions for investments in the Netherlands are less favourable in June 2019 than they were in April 2019.

According to the CBS Investment Radar, the investment climate in the Netherlands is less favourable in June than it was in April.

The year-on-year increase in share prices turned into a decrease and manufacturers were less positive about their order positions.

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