Belgium Business Forecast Report Q4 2014 - New Market Study Published

From: Fast Market Research, Inc.
Published: Mon Jul 28 2014


Core Views

* Despite enjoying a relatively stronger recovery than several other eurozone Member States , the Belgian economy is nonetheless vulnerable to the lingering crisis in the single currency area .
* A particular c oncern is the national debt which , at close to 100% of GDP, leaves Belgium exposed to a deterioration in risk sentiment and slowdown in economic growth.

Major Forecast Changes

* There are no major forecast changes this quarter.

Key Risks To Outlook

* Downside Risks To Medium-Term Growth: There are significant downside risks to our economic growth forecasts, particularly stemming from the impact of fiscal consolidation and the eurozone sovereign debt crisis.
* Ongoing coalition negotiations could usher in another period of political stalemate.

Full Report Details at
- http://www.fastmr.com/prod/.aspx?afid=301

The Belgium Business Forecast Report helps businesses with market assessment, strategic planning and decision making to promote growth and profitability in Belgium and is an essential tool for CEOs, Chairmen, Finance Directors/CFOs, Managing Directors, Marketing/Sales Directors with commercial interests in this emerging market.

An influential new analysis of Belgium's economic, political and financial prospects through end-2017, just published by award-winning forecasters, Business Monitor International (BMI).

Key Uses

* Forecast the pace and stability of Belgium's economic and industry growth through end-2017.
* Identify and evaluate adverse political and economic trends, to facilitate risk mitigation.
* Assess the critical shortcomings of the business environment that pose hidden barriers and costs to corporate profitability.
* Contextualise Belgium's country risks against regional peers using BMI's country comparative Risk Rankings system.
* Evaluate external threats to doing business in Belgium, including currency volatility, the commodity price boom and protectionist policies.

The Belgium Business Forecast Report by Business Monitor International (BMI) includes four major sections:Economic Outlook,Political Outlook,Business EnvironmentandKey Sector Outlook.

Economic Outlook:

How will the Belgium economic policy-making and performance impact on corporate profitability over 2013-2017?

BMI provides our fully independent 5-year forecasts for Belgium through end-2017 for more than 50 economic and key industry indicators. We evaluate growth, and also forecast the impact of economic management.

Economic Outlook Contents

The Belgium Business Forecast Report features BMI's forecasts with supporting analysis for 2013 through to end-2017, set against government views and BMI's evaluation of global and regional prospects.

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