Atradius Economic Research

Surveys on trade and business trends


How do companies assess their chances and risks in a increasingly challenging environment? Where do new business opportunities exist? What are the major issues in international trade?  In this section you find Atradius surveys, studies and white papers on major developments and future trends in business and world trade.

economic outlook

Gas Market Outlook – July 2014

Advances in drilling techniques, the shale gas revolution, rising demand in Asia and growing environmental concerns. All of this has created a dynamic global gas market.

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economic outlook

Is the euro crisis over? – July 2014

While politicians declare the Eurozone crisis to be over, are they ignoring underlying issues that still need to be addressed?

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Credit management knowledge

Domestic late payments

reported by nearly 3 out of 5

respondents in Eastern Europe

Read the PPB for Eastern Europe


Credit risk
in Eastern

Europe likely to deteriorate

in 2014.

Read the PPB for Eastern Europe


Insolvency levels remain

high across Europe

Read the PPB for Eastern Europe


Insolvencies in the US

chemicals sector

expected to decrease 5% in 2014.

Read the latest Market Monitor

Payments in the Germany

chemical sector take

45 days on average.

Read the latest Market Monitor

Japanese business

insolvencies to level off

in 2014 after decreasing 10.5%

in 2013

Read the Japan country report

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Exporting often brings with it extra risks.
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