Payment Practices Barometer
International survey of B2B payment behaviour
Payment Practices Barometer - November 2013 - Asia Pacific
Despite being somewhat insulated from the economic difficulties of Western Europe, Asia-Pacific businesses aren’t completely immune.
Payment Practices Barometer - September 2013 - the Americas
Maintaining sufficient cash flow remains a priority. Insolvency trends, slow sales growth, financing and payment defaults all contribute to the challenge.
Payment Practices Barometer - June 2013 - Eastern Europe
Slow moving Eurozone economies are causing increased payment delays and payment defaults for businesses in Eastern Europe.
Payment Practices Barometer - May 2013 - Western Europe
Payment default rates are rising, negatively impacting the profitability of businesses in Western Europe.
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Credit management knowledge
30% of total volume of B2B
invoices paid late
UK business insolvencies
to decrease 3-5% in 2013 after
4% in 2012.
in Asia-Pacific has
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financial stability challenged
by cash flow in 2013
US business insolvencies
to decrease 5% in 2013 after
16% in 2012.
Share of German exports to
non-EU countries increased to 43% in 2012.
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Download the Statistical appendix to the November 2013 edition of the Payment Practices Barometer (survey results for Asia-Pacific).
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