The Netherlands' business confidence indicator surged to 6.5 in April 2021, the highest since April 2019, from 3.4 in the previous month. Manufacturers' views about order books strengthened sharply (10.5 vs 3.4 in March) and those future production more positive (7.3 vs 5.8 in March). At the same time, entrepreneurs' opinions on stocks of finished products improved (1.6 vs 1.0). source: Statistics Netherlands
Business Confidence in Netherlands averaged 0.68 points from 1985 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 10.90 points in February of 2018 and a record low of -28.70 points in April of 2020. This page provides - Netherlands Business Confidence - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Netherlands Business Confidence - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2021.
Business Confidence in Netherlands is expected to be -6.00 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Business Confidence in Netherlands to stand at -6.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Netherlands Business Confidence is projected to trend around -3.00 points in 2022, according to our econometric models.