Statistics Neterlands

May 19 '17 11:00

In March Dutch consumers spent 1.6 percent more than in the same month last year, according to Statistics Netherlands. Dutch especially spent more on clothing, shoes, home furnishings and services. This month consumer confidence is down 3 points to 23. 

Services accounted for more than half of Dutch consumer spending in March. Spending on services increased by 1.9 percent compared to a year earlier. Housing rentals, public transit, restaurants, insurance and hairdressers, among others, fall under services. 

AlmKuh_01wiki
Jun 9 '16 15:15

Many young families in the Netherlands traded big city living for a house in a small town nearby over the past two years, Statistics Netherlands revealed on Thursday.