Netherlands Economic Outlook

The economy expanded based on Netherlands leading indicators. Netherlands manufacturing pmi increased to 59.1 in August 2018 from 58 on a Monthly basis, rising by 1.9%. Netherlands Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) increased to 109.5 in September 2018 from 109.4 on a Monthly basis, rising by 0.09%. Netherlands Industrial Confidence Indicator decreased to 4 in September 2018 from 4.7 on a Monthly basis, falling by -14.89%. Netherlands Services Confidence Indicator increased to 15.3 in September 2018 from 14.1 on a Monthly basis, rising by 8.51%. Netherlands Consumer Confidence Indicator decreased to 15.4 in September 2018 from 16.2 on a Monthly basis, falling by -4.94%. Netherlands Retail Confidence Indicator increased to 9.7 in September 2018 from 6.7 on a Monthly basis, rising by 44.78%. Netherlands Construction Confidence Indicator increased to 35.1 in September 2018 from 32.5 on a Monthly basis, rising by 8%.

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Netherlands Data

Economic Variable Type Last Previous Return
Netherlands manufacturing pmi Manufacturing PMI 59,10 58 0,00
Netherlands Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) 109,50 109.4 0,00
Netherlands Industrial Confidence Indicator Industrial Confidence Indicator 4,00 4.7 -100,00
Netherlands Services Confidence Indicator Services Confidence Indicator 15,30 14.1 0,00
Netherlands Consumer Confidence Indicator Consumer Confidence Indicator 15,40 16.2 -100,00
Netherlands Retail Confidence Indicator Retail Confidence Indicator 9,70 6.7 0,00
Netherlands Construction Confidence Indicator Construction Confidence Indicator 35,10 32.5 0,00
Netherlands Industrial Production YoY industrial production -1,80 -0.3
Netherlands Industrial Production MoM industrial production mom -0,60 -1.3
Netherlands retail sales MoM retail sales 0,80 0
Netherlands retail sales YoY retail sales annual 3,40 5.7
Netherlands capacity utilization capacity utilization
Netherlands consumer price index cpi consumer price index cpi 104,62 104.28
Netherlands producer prices producer prices 105,90 105.9
Netherlands producer prices change producer prices change
Netherlands money supply m2 money supply m2 851.418,00 852907
Netherlands interbank rate Interbank Rate
Netherlands banks balance sheet banks balance sheet
Netherlands central bank balance sheet central bank balance sheet
Netherlands government debt to gdp government debt to gdp
Netherlands households debt to gdp households debt to gdp
Netherlands private debt to gdp private debt to gdp
Netherlands exports Exports 40.690,00 41522
Netherlands car registrations Car Registrations 41.355,00 36263
Netherlands unemployment rate Unemployment rate 3,90 3.8
Netherlands youth unemployment rate Youth Unemployment rate 7,30 7.2
Netherlands long term unemployment rate Long term unemployment rate
Netherlands gdp GDP 826,20 777.23
Netherlands balance of trade balance of trade 4.612,00 4874
Netherlands building permits Building permits 5.629,00 6277
Netherlands current account Current account
Netherlands government budget Government budget
Netherlands government budget value Government budget value -3,60 17.6
netherlands interest rate interest rate 0,00 0
netherlands imports Imports 36.078,00 36649

Netherlands Overview

Netherlands Leading Indicators remained stable to .Netherlands manufacturing pmi in Netherlands averaged 54.3 from 2012 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 63.4 Monthly in 2018-02-01 and a record low of 48 Monthly in 2013-03-01.Netherlands Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) in Netherlands averaged 95.36 from 1980 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 117.6 Monthly in 2007-03-01 and a record low of 29 Monthly in 1982-03-01.Netherlands Industrial Confidence Indicator in Netherlands averaged -4.17 from 1980 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 8.1 Monthly in 2018-02-01 and a record low of -28.1 Monthly in 1982-05-01.Netherlands Services Confidence Indicator in Netherlands averaged 6.77 from 1996 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 46.5 Monthly in 2007-04-01 and a record low of -41.6 Monthly in 2009-03-01.Netherlands Consumer Confidence Indicator in Netherlands averaged 1.54 from 1985 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 22.9 Monthly in 2000-04-01 and a record low of -30.6 Monthly in 2013-02-01.Netherlands Retail Confidence Indicator in Netherlands averaged 12.43 from 1986 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 33.9 Monthly in 1986-12-01 and a record low of -16.9 Monthly in 2009-06-01.Netherlands Construction Confidence Indicator in Netherlands averaged -7.41 from 1980 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 41.8 Monthly in 2017-12-01 and a record low of -47.7 Monthly in 2012-12-01.

Netherlands Industrial Production Netherlands Industrial Production YoY increased to -1.8 in July 2018 from -0.3 on a Monthly basis, rising by 500%. Netherlands Industrial Production MoM decreased to -0.6 in July 2018 from -1.3 on a Monthly basis, falling by -53.85%. Netherlands Industrial Production YoY in Netherlands averaged 0.69 from 2001 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 13.9 % in 2010-04-01 and a record low of -19.2 % in 2009-04-01. Netherlands Industrial Production MoM in Netherlands averaged 0.06 from 2000 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 6.2 % in 2004-01-01 and a record low of -8.3 % in 2008-05-01.

Netherlands Construction Sector Netherlands Construction Confidence Indicator increased to 35.1 in September 2018 from 32.5 on a Monthly basis, rising by 8%. Netherlands building permits decreased to 5629 in July 2018 from 6277 on a Monthly basis, falling by -10.32%. Netherlands Construction Confidence Indicator in Netherlands averaged -7.41 from 1980 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 41.8 Monthly in 2017-12-01 and a record low of -47.7 Monthly in 2012-12-01. Netherlands building permits in Netherlands averaged 6118.39 from 1994 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 14379 Monthly in 2004-12-01 and a record low of 1607 Monthly in 2013-06-01.

Netherlands Inflation Netherlands consumer price index cpi increased to 104.62 in August 2018 from 104.28 on a Monthly basis, rising by 0.33%. Netherlands producer prices remained stable at 105.9. Netherlands consumer price index cpi in Netherlands averaged 80.81 from 1988 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 104.62 Index Points in 2018-08-01 and a record low of 56.9 Index Points in 1989-01-01. Netherlands producer prices in Netherlands averaged 92.17 from 1988 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 115.3 Index Points in 2012-09-01 and a record low of 76.3 Index Points in 1988-05-01.

Netherlands Trade Netherlands exports decreased to 40690 in July 2018 from 41522 on a Monthly basis, falling by -2%. Netherlands balance of trade decreased to 4612 in July 2018 from 4874 on a Monthly basis, falling by -5.38%. netherlands imports decreased to 36078 in July 2018 from 36649 on a Monthly basis, falling by -1.56%. Netherlands exports in Netherlands averaged 22217.2 from 1988 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 43604 EUR Million in 2017-03-01 and a record low of 6937.9 EUR Million in 1988-07-01. Netherlands balance of trade in Netherlands averaged 2225.07 from 1988 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 6243 EUR Million in 2017-03-01 and a record low of -907.6 EUR Million in 1993-05-01. netherlands imports in Netherlands averaged 19992.1 from 1988 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 37362 EUR Million in 2017-03-01 and a record low of 6855.7 EUR Million in 1988-07-01.

Netherlands Labor Market Netherlands unemployment rate increased to 3.9 in August 2018 from 3.8 on a Monthly basis, rising by 2.63%. Netherlands youth unemployment rate increased to 7.3 in July 2018 from 7.2 on a Monthly basis, rising by 1.39%. Netherlands unemployment rate in Netherlands averaged 5.39 from 2003 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 7.9 % in 2014-02-01 and a record low of 3.6 % in 2008-02-01. Netherlands youth unemployment rate in Netherlands averaged 10.5 from 1988 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 17.7 % in 1995-09-01 and a record low of 6.6 % in 2001-06-01.

Netherlands Economic Policy Netherlands money supply m2 decreased to 851418 in July 2018 from 852907 on a Monthly basis. Netherlands balance of trade decreased to 4612 in July 2018 from 4874 on a Monthly basis. Netherlands government budget value decreased to -3.6 in April 2018 from 17.6 on a Quarterly basis. Netherlands money supply m2 in Netherlands averaged 474771 from 1988 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 876190 EUR Million in 2017-03-01 and a record low of 147132 EUR Million in 1988-09-01. Netherlands balance of trade in Netherlands averaged 2225.07 from 1988 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 6243 EUR Million in 2017-03-01 and a record low of -907.6 EUR Million in 1993-05-01. Netherlands government budget value in Netherlands averaged -1.03 from 1999 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 17.6 EUR Billion in 2018-01-01 and a record low of -19 EUR Billion in 2009-07-01. netherlands interest rate in Netherlands averaged 1.7 from 1998 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 4.75 % in 2000-10-05 and a record low of -0.4 % in 2016-04-01.

Netherlands Market Data

Market Variable Type Last Previous Close Return 1 Week Return
AEX (AEX) Stock Market Index
iShares MSCI Netherlands ETF Stock Market ETF
Netherlands 10-Year Bond Yield Bonds
Netherlands 2-year bond yield Bonds
Netherlands 10-2 yield spread Bond Spreads
Netherlands Sovereign Credit Default Swaps -3,79 8,89
Wolters Kluwer N.V. Corporate Credit Default Swaps 6,25 6 -6,25 0,00
Heineken NV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 8,00 7 36,00 -15,00
Koninklijke Ahold NV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 7,50 7.5 5,00 -52,27
Unilever NV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 4,00 5.5 10,00 -42,11
ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC Corporate Credit Default Swaps 6,25 6 12,50 -59,09
Rabobank Corporate Credit Default Swaps 11,00 10.5 10,42 10,42
ING Bank NV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 12,00 9.25 -6,45 -6,45
 ING Groep NV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 16,00 14.5 5,56 -3,39
Koninklijke Philips NV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 8,00 7.5 5,56 -52,50
PostNL NV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 15,75 13 36,73 26,42
 EDP Finance BV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 15,75 17 8,70 -19,35
Constellium NV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 20,92 22.95 6,30 18,42
United Group B.V Corporate Credit Default Swaps 30,94 16.01 -4,54 -11,76
ALTICE FINCO SA Corporate Credit Default Swaps 108,08 100.31 5,08 -0,71
UPC Holding BV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 26,86 28.81 20,19 38,94
Ziggo Bond Finance BV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 29,96 38.77 22,60 -5,49
Louis Dreyfus Commodities BV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 53,34 26.33 4,12 -14,75
Saipem Finance International BV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 28,18 23.18 -0,26 -0,19
Akzo Nobel NV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 7,00 9 0,00 -73,33
Koninklijke DSM NV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 6,50 7 -10,53 -37,04
OI European Group BV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 36,63 38.84 17,59 -12,51
Koninklijke KPN NV Corporate Credit Default Swaps 12,25 11.75 22,22 -4,35