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 Research - Weakening euro's effect on the UK market - March 2015
Depreciation of the Euro against the British Pound has made UK products and services less attractive to eurozone buyers. The recent spike in this euro depreciation trend however puts a big stamp on the growing competitive disadvantage of British exports and increases the importance of developing new export opportunities outside of the eurozone. However with growth rates slowing and payment defaults rising in many developing economies exporters will need to proceed cautiously.
Economic Research - Insolvency Forecast – March 2015
Economic conditions in the Eurozone remain challenging with insolvencies still 70% higher than in 2007 on average. The meagre 7% drop in insolvencies forecast for 2015 highlights little to no improvement for more than half of the countries reviewed and continued caution by consumers and banks.
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Credit management knowledge
Half of total value of
very old B2B receivables
lost by businessess in Asia Pacific
Payments in Polish
Food sector take
45 on average.
Asia Pacific: businesses'
concern about cash flow up
from last year
Payments in the German food sector
take 30 on average
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