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Major insolvencies analysis

Euler Hermes highlights a global surge in major insolvencies in 2017 (+22%). Strong competition, rising digital environment, commodity prices, indebtedness and overcapacity are the key factors explaining this situation. Services and retail sectors are both the most impacted one. [wpdm_package id='9916']...

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13 February
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Promising Markets for 2018

The economic recovery in emerging market countries is expected to continue strengthening in 2018 leading to some opportunities for business. Monetary policy tightening in advanced markets and a slowdown of China’s economy remains downside risks to this outlook, which could cause some volatility and uncertainty.[wpdm_package id='9909']...

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09 February
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Taiwan Country Report 2018

Country Overview   Population : 23,550,000 (2017) GDP : US$ 17,882 billion (2017, estimate) GDP Growth: 2.58% (2017, estimate) GDP – composition by sector: (2016, estimate)   [pie_chart3 width='300' height='300' title="GDP – composition by sector" ]1.7,#eb005d,Agriculture; 35.6,#f57fae,Industry; 62.6,#fbccdf,Services[/pie_chart3] Agriculture: 1.7% Industry: 35.6% Services: 62.6%   • INDUSTRIES Information Communication Technology Sector (“ICT” Sector), Plastics-Chemical, Machinery, Steel.   • NATURAL HAZARDS: Earthquakes...

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30 January
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Economic update by Atradius

Strong global trade and high commodity prices have fueled the recovery in emerging markets in 2017 leading to an optimistic outlook for 2018. Even with downside risks and challenges, many markets and industries are expected to see growth and opportunity this year [wpdm_package id='9813']...

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11 January
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Turkey Country Report 2018

Onur Aksu, director of Integra, our Turkish partner, shares with us his expertise on the market, where despite economical and political challenges, there is an observed revitalization in the credit insurance market after 2 years of recession.   Macro-economical environment in Turkey [vc_separator type="normal" color="#f2f2f2" up="7" down="15"] [vc_row][vc_column width='1/2'] Population...

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08 January