Netherlands Food & Drink Report Q4 2013
Published by Business Monitor International
on Sep 30, 2013
, 95 pages
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We remain of the opinion that the Dutch economy will shrink in 2013 on the back of declining property prices (down by 25% since their 2008 peak), which will continue to negatively impact consumer spending. As a result, while we continue to expect some growth in food and drink industry value sales, consumers will be increasingly price-conscious, especially given elevated unemployment.