Atradius Economic Update - November 2017

Industry Match-up Reports

  • Algeria,
  • Angola,
  • Agriculture,
  • Automotive/Transport,

6th November 2017

The November 2017 edition of the Economic Update, presenting the current economic environment across the globe and the outlook by Atradius Economic Research.

  • Global – Strengthening of the pickup in global growth, with GDP growth expected to reach 3.1% in 2017 and 2018. 
  • Eurozone – The Eurozone economy is upholding its momentum. Robust GDP growth is expected for this year, underpinned by high consumer and business confidence.
  • Advanced Markets – The US economy is enjoying robust GDP growth. Economic momentum is easing in the UK as falling real wages feed into lower household spending.
  • Emerging Markets – Growth prospects in emerging markets continue to improve, with some key markets rebounding from recession.
  • Credit and Insolvencies – Business insolvencies in advanced markets are expected to decrease this year. In emerging markets credit conditions are easing, supporting a more benign insolvency outlook.

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