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International Debt Collections Handbook

Debt Collection Reports

  • Argentina,
  • Australia,
  • Agriculture,
  • Automotive/Transport,

11th October 2021

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The International Debt Collections Handbook is a key tool for businesses when it comes to making decisions concerning collections in foreign countries.

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

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    Australia: companies anxious amid cascade of troubles

    Payment Practices Barometer

    • Australia
    • Agriculture,
    • Construction,

    18th May 2022

    High levels of unpaid debt prompt stronger credit controls among Australian businesses as they battle it out for survival in a competitive market.

    Consumer durables retail Industry Trends USA - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • USA
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    Ongoing, but lower sales growth in 2022

    Consumer durables retail Industry Trends UK - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • United Kingdom
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    Rising insolvencies as fiscal support expired

    Consumer durables retail Industry Trends China - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • China
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    Lockdowns and a slowdown in the property sector affect demand

    Consumer durables retail Industry Trends Germany - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Germany
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    Higher input costs and supply chain issues hit profit margins

    Consumer durables retail Industry Trends France - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • France
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    A more difficult year ahead

    Consumer durables Industry Trends Netherlands - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Netherlands
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    More brick-and-mortar retailers will leave the market

    Consumer durables retail Industry Trends Spain - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Spain
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    More difficult market conditions after robust growth in 2021

    Consumer durables retail Industry Trends Italy - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Italy
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    More insolvencies expected in 2022

    Consumer durables retail Industry Trends Brazil - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Brazil
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    High inflation and lower consumer confidence weigh on sales

    Consumer durables retail Industry Trends Belgium - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Belgium
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    Profit margins should remain stable, but downside risks remain

    Consumer durables Industry Trends Singapore - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Singapore
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    Retailers´ profit margins sustained by fiscal support

    Consumer durables Industry Trends Malaysia - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Malaysia
    • Consumer Durables

    17th May 2022

    Decreasing profit margins for brick-and-mortar retailers

    Regional Economic Outlook Latin America - May 2022

    Economic Note

    • Argentina,
    • Brazil,
    • General economic

    3rd May 2022

    Reviving Latin America's energy transition requires wind and solar

    Interim Economic Outlook - April 2022

    Economic Outlook

    • ,
    • ,
    • General economic

    12th April 2022

    Russia's invasion of Ukraine throws sand in the wheels of the global economy.

    Insolvencies increase as government support ends

    Economic Note

    • Australia,
    • Austria,
    • General economic

    12th April 2022

    As government support after the pandemic is phased out, insolvencies in most markets are projected to increase in 2022 and 2023.

    Chinese GDP growth slows down amid downside risks

    Country Report

    • China
    • General economic

    24th March 2022

    Chinese economic growth slows down amid several downside risks

    Industry Trends Pharmaceuticals 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Belgium,
    • Brazil,
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    Covid-19 vaccine production and aging populations drive growth for pharmaceuticals industry

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends United States - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • USA
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    Robust growth expected in 2022

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends China - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • China
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    A vast market with growing sales opportunities

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends Germany - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Germany
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    Robust output growth expected in 2022

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends United Kingdom - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • United Kingdom
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    Large backlog of medical treatments to sustain growth in the coming years

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends France - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • France
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    Healthy profit margins despite public pressure to lower sales prices

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends Japan - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Japan
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    Growing share of generics could affect local producers

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends India - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • India
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    Increase in production of primary products planned to lower reliance on China

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends Italy - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Italy
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    High days sales outstanding in the wholesalers segment

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends Ireland - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Ireland
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    A major drug production hub with good growth prospects

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends Switzerland - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Switzerland
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    Business margins expected to increase again in 2022

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends Brazil - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Brazil
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    Stable profit margins despite inflationary pressures

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends Spain - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Spain
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    Good growth prospects, but also constraints due to lower public healthcare spend

    Pharmaceuticals Industry Trends Belgium - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Belgium
    • Chemicals/Pharma

    15th March 2022

    Sharp output growth in 2021 due to vaccine production

    Turkish GDP growth slows down amid soaring inflation

    Country Report

    • Turkey
    • General economic

    18th February 2022

    Turkish GDP growth slows down amid soaring inflation and currency volatility

    Promising markets for 2022

    Economic Note

    • Taiwan
    • Agriculture,
    • Automotive/Transport,

    10th February 2022

    While the global economic recovery from the pandemic is bumpy, we identify five bright spots for export opportunities

    Petrodollars boost MENA's private sector

    Economic Outlook

    • Algeria,
    • Egypt,
    • General economic

    8th February 2022

    Economic growth in the oil-rich Gulf region is outpacing that of its energy-importing neighbours. Petrodollars give an extra boost to the economic rebound in MENA.

    Debt-for-climate: hitting three crises with one shot?

    Economic Note

    • ,
    • ,
    • General economic

    3rd February 2022

    Many low-income countries face a triple crisis: the Covid-19 pandemic, rising debt levels and climate change. To tackle these challenges at once one of the solutions could be a debt-for-climate swap.

    Robust growth outlook for India's economy in 2022

    Country Report

    • India
    • General economic

    1st February 2022

    Robust growth outlook for India's economy in 2022, provided vaccination rollout is accelerated

    Global Economic Outlook - January 2022

    Economic Note

    • ,
    • ,
    • General economic

    25th January 2022

    The pandemic is not yet over but economies around the world are learning to live with it.

    Food Industry Trends USA - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • USA
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Consumers have to bear the surge in food production costs

    Food Industry Trends UK - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • United Kingdom
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Higher credit risk for the meat and food services segments

    Food Industry Trends Germany - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Germany
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Rising insolvencies in the meat and food services segments expected

    Food Industry Trends France - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • France
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Further growth in 2022, but mounting troubles for the meat segment

    Food Industry Trends Italy - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Italy
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Ongoing output growth in 2022, but downside risks for some segments

    Food Industry Trends Netherlands - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Netherlands
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Rising insolvencies in the food service segment expected

    Food Industry Trends Spain - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Spain
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Recovery of food demand from hospitality remains shaky

    Food Industry Trends Australia - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Australia
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Stable prospects for food producers and processors despite certain challenges

    Food Industry Trends Canada - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Canada
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    The low level of food business failures persists

    Food Industry Trends Denmark - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Denmark
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Rising insolvencies in some food segments expected

    Food Industry Trends Ireland - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Ireland
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Bakeries and meat processors struggling with higher input prices

    Food Industry Trends Poland - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Poland
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Positive performance outlook despite some downside risks

    Food Industry Trends Indonesia - 2022

    Market Monitor

    • Indonesia
    • Food

    20th January 2022

    Resilient sector performance so far, but downside risks remain