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June forecast 2020

Unprecedented 6% decrease in GDP in 2020, followed by an increase of 3% next year. Unemployment would double, but, although public finances would be severely impacted, they would not enter the danger zone. Great uncertainty.

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Timeline previous forecasts

2020
March 26, 2020
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Corona crisis scenarios

Recession unavoidable, increase in government debt bearable.

March 17, 2020
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Forecast 17 March 2020 (CEP 2020 complete)

March 26, CPB publishes new corona-scenarios (in Dutch).

March 3, 2020
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Forecast 3 March 2020 (CEP 2020, summary)

Steady underlying growth.

2019
December 18, 2019
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Forecast December 2019

Economic growth is slowing down in the Netherlands due to the decline in global growth and, to a lesser extent, the issues around nitrogen and PFASs.

November 18, 2019
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Middellangetermijnverkenning 2022-2025

De bbp-groei valt terug naar 1,1% per jaar in 2022-2025 door de geringere groei van het arbeidsaanbod. De vergrijzing leidt ertoe dat de bevolking in de leeftijdscategorie 15-74 jaar voor het eerst afneemt....

September 17, 2019
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Forecast September 2019 (MEV 2020)

The global economy is slowing down due to increased uncertainty as a result of trade tensions.

August 15, 2019
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Table Main Economic Indicators 2017-2020

Table Main Economic Indicators 2017-2020 of the upcoming Macro Economic Outlook 2020 (up to and including 2020), to be published on 17 September 2019.

June 19, 2019
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Forecast June 2019

The Dutch economic growth rate is slowing down due to the ill wind blowing from abroad. Export growth is declining. The waning growth in production has had remarkably little impact on the labour market, which remains...

March 21, 2019
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Forecast March 2019 (CEP 2019)

The high growth rate of the Dutch economy is over.

March 5, 2019
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Preliminary Forecast March 2019 (cCEP 2019)

The high growth rate of the Dutch economy is over.

2018
December 19, 2018
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Forecast December 2018

Economy is running well, peak is over; International risks remain large.

September 18, 2018
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Forecast September 2018 (MEV 2019)

The Dutch economy continues to flourish, with growth figures of 2.8% this year and 2.6% in 2019.