Number of corporate bankruptcies in the Netherlands down in MayStaff Writer | June 12, 2018
The number of corporate bankruptcies has decreased, according to Statistics Netherlands (CBS). There were 10 fewer bankruptcies in May 2018 than in the previous month. Most bankruptcies in May were recorded in the trade sector.
Europe Most bankruptcies in May were recorded in the trade sector
If the number of court session days is not taken into account, 296 businesses and institutions (excluding one-man businesses) were declared bankrupt in May 2018. With a total of 66, the trade sector suffered most.
Trade is among the sectors with the highest number of businesses. In May, the number of bankruptcies was relatively highest in the accommodation and food services sector. ■