CPB World Trade Monitor (including May 2014)

The volume of world trade decreased 0.6% in May, following a 1.6% rise in April (initial estimate: 1.3%).

World trade monitor | 24‑07‑2014 | Download (Spreadsheet, 319.7 KB)

CPB's short-term forecasts June 2014

The Dutch economy is projected to grow by ¾% this year, and a slight increase in GDP growth up to 1¼% is projected for next year. Inflation will be low in both years.

Short-term forecast | 16‑06‑2014 | Download (PDF document, 1.5 MB)

See for yourself what will happen to European governments' debt

What will happen to the level of government debt for the EU countries? Will the level of debt in Greece and other trouble European countries continue to grow?

European government debts | 19‑05‑2014 | Download (Spreadsheet, 586 KB)


Economic growth 1¼ % in 2015

Budget deficit: 2.9% in 2014 and 2.2% in 2015

Unemployment 7¼% in 2015

Purchasing power ¼% in 2015

The volume of world trade decreased 0.6% in May.

Inflation 1½% in 2015


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