Economic situation & prices
As a member of Agoria, you will find in the "Economic Situation & Prices" section figures and analyses on the economic situation of the technology inspired industry and various factors that affect the industry directly or indirectly.
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Belgian and European Bicycle Industry Market Summary In 2019, the total sales figures of bicycles in Belgium have increased compared to last year and are estimated at a value of about 509,900 bicycles (last year: 485,400 bicycles). Estimated production figures of bicycles in Belgium have dropped somewhat compared to last year.
Coronavirus – Technology industry operating at 86% (Agoria) As reported by Agoria, the sector federation: since the restart in early May, work within the technology industry has further increased to 86% in June. It is expected to increase further to 90% over the next six months.
Technology sector running at 75%, one in five people temporarily unemployed More and more people are working in the technology sector. While the average employment rate was 52.8 percent in early April, it has since risen sharply to 75 percent. One in five people are temporarily unemployed, reported sectoral federation Agoria on Tuesday. According to Marc Lambotte, CEO of Agoria, this is a major step forward: “Work is the basis of our prosperity. Going back to work in safe conditions is good for all of us.”
This is what the Security Council has decided for your company The Belgian technology sector will restart gradually as of Monday, 4 May, according to Agoria, now that the National Security Council has announced the exit strategy for our country. This exit strategy is the way to go. On Monday, we will continue consultations with all relevant partners to arrive at a guide that is to serve as the key to reboot the companies in our sector as of 4 May.
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