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Insolvency Forecasts August 2016

Economic research

  • Australia,
  • Austria,
  • General economic

4th August 2016

Insolvencies across advanced markets are forecast to be flat in 2016 and 2017.

Trading Briefs

Atradius know-how on trading opportunities including the documents: Export Practice, Credit-to-Cash Briefings and the Atradius Risk Map.

Industry Performance Forecast

Access a snapshot of the credit risk situation and business performance of 14 major industries in more than 30 countries. The forecast is based on the assessment of Atradius underwriters.

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Country Report - Czech Republic 2016

Country report

  • Czech Republic
  • Agriculture,
  • Automotive/Transport,

15th September 2016

While the economy is expected to slow down after a robust 4.6% in 2015, the forecast GDP growth rates of 2.5% in 2016 and 2.7% in 2017 are still solid.

Country Report - Hungary 2016

Country report

  • Hungary
  • Agriculture,
  • Automotive/Transport,

15th September 2016

Hungary┬┤s economic growth is expected to rebound in 2017, after a slowdown in 2016, but the high level of external debt remains a major weakness.

Country Report - Poland 2016

Country report

  • Poland
  • Agriculture,
  • Automotive/Transport,

15th September 2016

Despite further growth, Poland is susceptible to a potential end of the eurozone recovery. Adverse economic policies could dampen investor sentiment.

Country Report - Russia 2016

Country report

  • Russia
  • Agriculture,
  • Automotive/Transport,

15th September 2016

The economic contraction continues in 2016, as investments and private consumption contract further. Only in 2017 a very modest rebound is expected.

Country Report - Slovakia 2016

Country report

  • Slovakia
  • Agriculture,
  • Automotive/Transport,

15th September 2016

Growth is expected to remain above 3% but the economy remains vulnerable to an eurozone downturn and adverse developments in the automotive sector.

Country Report - Turkey 2016

Country report

  • Turkey
  • Agriculture,
  • Automotive/Transport,

15th September 2016

Political risks have sharply increased, which could result in economic repercussions. Higher credit risks in the corporate sector are a major issue.

Oil price hardly matters for Russian country risk

Economic research

  • Russia
  • General economic

6th September 2016

Looking at Russia, Atradius finds that oil price hardly matters for country risk.

Market monitor - Machinery - Czech Republic 2016

Market Monitor

  • Czech Republic
  • Machines/Engineering

18th August 2016

The sector benefits from a robust performance of the Czech economy, but producers dependent on energy/mining and power engineering face difficulties.

Market Monitor - Machinery - France 2016

Market Monitor

  • France
  • Machines/Engineering

18th August 2016

The rebound that started in 2014 continues in 2016, but overcapacity still remains a real concern for the French machinery industry in the long-term.

Market Monitor - Machinery - Germany 2016

Market Monitor

  • Germany
  • Machines/Engineering

18th August 2016

The general outlook remains positive, and margins are relatively high, especially in niche segments. However,competition from China is increasing.

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