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Payment Practices Barometer Americas 2017

Payment Practices Barometer

  • Brazil,
  • Canada,
  • Agriculture,
  • Automotive/Transport,

12th September 2017

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After a minor increase from 47.6% in 2015 to 48.4% in 2016, the percentage of overdue B2B invoices appears to be flattening out, rising to 48.8% in 2017.

Debt Collections Reports

Access global commercial debt collection data with Atradius Collections publications, including the International Debt Collections Handbook and Global Collections Review.

Industry Performance Forecast

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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    Country Report India 2020

    Country report

    • India
    • Agriculture,
    • Chemicals/Pharma,

    19th May 2020

    The repercussions of coronavirus have hit an already weakening economy.

    Country Report Brazil 2020

    Country report

    • Brazil
    • Agriculture,
    • Automotive/Transport,

    12th May 2020

    A severe economic downturn and elevated risk of fiscal sustainability, but still resistant to major shocks.

    Country Report Japan 2020

    Country report

    • Japan
    • Automotive/Transport,
    • Electronics/ICT

    6th May 2020

    The repercussions of coronavirus have hit an already weakening economy.

    Country Report Indonesia 2020

    Country report

    • Indonesia
    • Consumer Durables,
    • Metals,

    6th May 2020

    Private consumption and exports are expected to deteriorate sharply in 2020.

    Country Report Vietnam 2020

    Country report

    • Vietnam
    • Automotive/Transport,
    • Electronics/ICT,

    6th May 2020

    Exports are expected to contract in 2020 after two years of double-digit growth.

    Country Report China 2020

    Country report

    • China
    • Automotive/Transport,
    • Consumer Durables,

    15th April 2020

    A sharp economic growth slowdown in 2020, with more downside risks on the horizon.

    Country Report Taiwan 2020

    Country report

    • Taiwan
    • Automotive/Transport,
    • Consumer Durables,

    15th April 2020

    A deep recession remains a downside risk.

    Country Report Singapore 2020

    Country report

    • Singapore
    • Consumer Durables,
    • Electronics/ICT,

    15th April 2020

    The economic contraction will lead to a sharp increase in business insolvencies.

    Country Report South Korea 2020

    Country report

    • South Korea
    • Automotive/Transport,
    • Chemicals/Pharma,

    15th April 2020

    A recession in 2020 despite massive stimulus measures.

    Weathering the oil price plunge

    Economic research

    • Algeria,
    • Angola,
    • General economic

    31st March 2020

    The oil price has plummeted since the beginning of 2020 as the coronavirus is negatively affecting demand, while oil producers are entangled in a price war.

    Market Monitor Construction Sweden 2020

    Market Monitor

    • Sweden
    • Construction

    10th March 2020

    Total investment in domestic construction decreased 4% in 2019.

    Market Monitor Construction Singapore 2020

    Market Monitor

    • Singapore
    • Construction

    10th March 2020

    Lower global trade, ongoing trade policy uncertainty, less demand from China and the ICT downcycle have an immediate impact on Singapore's export-driven economy.

    Market Monitor Construction Australia 2020

    Market Monitor

    • Australia
    • Construction

    10th March 2020

    Construction is a significant contributor to the Australian economy, accounting for 8.1% of GDP.

    Market Monitor Construction UK 2020

    Market Monitor

    • United Kingdom
    • Construction

    10th March 2020

    Construction activity decreased towards the end of 2019 against the backdrop of weaker economic growth and political issues (shifting Brexit deadlines and a snap general election in December).

    Market Monitor Construction Poland 2020

    Market Monitor

    • Poland
    • Construction

    10th March 2020

    According to Statistics Poland, output of construction and assembly works increased 2.6% in 2019.

    Market Monitor Construction Netherlands 2020

    Market Monitor

    • Netherlands
    • Construction

    10th March 2020

    Dutch construction contributes approximately EUR 70 billion to, and accounts for 4.5% of GDP.

    Market Monitor Construction Italy 2020

    Market Monitor

    • Italy
    • Construction

    10th March 2020

    According to the national association of construction companies (ANCE), in 2019 construction investment increased 1.7% year-on-year, to about EUR 130 billion.

    Market Monitor Construction France 2020

    Market Monitor

    • France
    • Construction

    10th March 2020

    Growth of French GDP is expected to slow down further in 2020, and the outlook for the construction sector is rather subdued across all major segments.

    Market Monitor Construction Belgium 2020

    Market Monitor

    • Belgium
    • Construction

    10th March 2020

    Despite low confidence and modest 1.2% GDP growth in 2019, the construction sector performed quite well in terms of volume, and value added increased more than 2%.

    Market Monitor Construction Spain 2020

    Market Monitor

    • Spain
    • Construction

    10th March 2020

    Over the past years construction investment and valued added grew at a faster rate than GDP, benefitting from robust economic growth in Spain, increased foreign investment and low interest rates.

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