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04/05/2017 - Survey on business confidence

Brussels Institute for Statistics and Analysis (BISA) - News of the 04th of May 2017 - Since November 2012, the National Bank of Belgium (NBB) publishes the monthly global synthetic curve of the survey on business confidence in the Brussels Capital Region...

The state of trade surveys among businesses consist of asking managers about the current state of their activities and about their short-term forecasts.

The results of these surveys provide very interesting information for forecasting the evolution of certain parameters, such as the production level, sales, investments and employment. This indicator makes a valuable contribution to the analysis of the Brussels economic cycle.

The April 2017 results have just been posted on our website. The survey results since January 2009 are also available.

You can view them by clicking on the following link.