Friday, the Dutch statistical office CBS announced that entrepreneurs in the Dutch industry expect 10% decline in investment this year. Previously, entrepreneurs were forecasting a 1% growth.

The most negative forecast came from the metal and electrical industry. Businesses in this group expect a 14% decline in investment, while they were predicting a 1% growth earlier.

Entrepreneurs in the food and beverage industry as well as chemical sector forecast a smaller decline of 6%.

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