Economic Growth to Remain Uneven Around the World in 2017

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1 Economic Growth to Remain Uneven Around the World in 217 Central and Eastern GDP development 217/216, % North America: +2.2% USA +2.2% Canada +2.% South and Central America: +2.1% Brazil +1.2% Mexico +2.2% Argentina +3.2% Venezuela -3.5% Columbia +2.8% Chile +2.1% Peru +4.2% Western Europe: +1.3% Germany +1.3% UK +.9% France +1.2% Italy +.7% Spain +2.1% Netherlands +1.5% Switzerland +1.4% Sweden +2.3% Belgium +1.3% Norway +1.7% Austria +1.2% Denmark +1.6% Greece +1.1% Finland +1.1% Portugal +1.2% Ireland +3.% Africa South Africa +1.3% Nigeria +3.% Egypt +3.6% Europe: +2.3% Russia +1.2% Turkey +3.% Poland +3.3% Czech Rep. +2.5% Romania +3.3% Ukraine +2.5% Hungary +2.6% Slovakia +3.1% Slovenia +2.3% Lithuania +2.8% Latvia +3.1% Estonia +2.5% Middle East Saudi Arabia +1.% Israel +3.1% Asia: +4.6% China +6.3% Japan +.9% India +7.7% Australia +2.8% South Korea +2.6% Indonesia +5.3% Taiwan +1.7% Thailand +3.3% Malesia +4.3% Singapore +1.8% New Zealand +3.% Philippines +6.1% Vietnam +6.5% Source: Consensus Forecasts, October 216 GDP forecast average growth rates compiled in October

2 Companies Real Investments Have Dropped by EUR 7 billion from 28 Productive and R&D Investments in Finland Billion euros, at 215 prices Source: Statistics Finland, National Accounts 2

3 Technology Industry Companies Would Like to See a Fundamental Corporation Tax Reform Business Tax Model the Most Popular Choice Allowance for corporate equity (ACE) Limited deduction for interest, lower corporate tax (CBIT) 2 Corporate tax at distribution of dividends Estonia's business tax model Reserve for investments 13 Unlimited capital allowances 2 Lower rate of corporate tax 7 Current model 4 Other 1 Respondents = 331 Do not know % Source: Taloustutkimus / Corporate taxation, investments and growth 216 3

4 SMEs Account for More Than 5% of Company Investments, Large Enterprises for Some One Third Percentage of companies tangible and intangible net investments in Finland in 214 At least 1, employees, 32,7% (119 companies) Less than 1 employees, 24.5% (344,471 companies) 1-49 employees 14.1% (15,978 companies) employees 6.9% (159 companies) employees, 5,8% (35 companies) employees, 16.% (2,554 companies) Source: Statistics Finland (financial statements statistics) 4

5 Turnover of the Technology Industry in Finland Source: Macrobond, Statistics Finland 5

6 Technology Industry Personnel in Finland and Abroad Some 12, of personnel affected by temporary or part-time lay-offs (3.9) Personnel in Finland Personnel in subsidiaries abroad Source: Statistics Finland, The Federation of Finnish Technology Industries labour force survey 6

7 Value of New Orders in the Technology Industry* in Finland Combined Export Domestic Change: III,216 / III,215 III,216 / II,216 Export: -11 % +3 % Domestic: +11 % -1 % *) Excluding metals industry and game industry companies Combined: -6 % +1 % Source: The Federation of Finnish order book survey s respondent companies, latest information July-September 216 7

8 Value of Order Books in the Technology Industry* in Finland Combined Export Domestic Change: / / Export: % +1 % Domestic: -2 % -4 % *) Excluding metals industry and game industry companies Combined: -1 % % Source: The Federation of Finnish order book survey s respondent companies, latest information

9 Value of New Orders in the Electronics and Electrotechnical Industry in Finland Combined Export Domestic Change: III,216 / III,215 III,216 / II,216 Export: +15 % +2 % Domestic: +45 % +17 % Combined: +2 % +5 % Source: The Federation of Finnish order book survey s respondent companies, latest information July-September 216 9

10 Value of Order Books in the Electronics and Electrotechnical Industry in Finland Combined Export Domestic Change: / / Export: +14 % +1 % Domestic: +48 % +16 % Combined: +2 % +4 % Source: The Federation of Finnish order book survey s respondent companies, latest information

11 Value of New Orders in the Mechanical Engineering in Finland Combined Export Domestic Change: III,216 / III,215 III,216 / II,216 Export: -3 % +2 % Domestic: +16 % -13 % Combined: -23 % -2 % Source: The Federation of Finnish order book survey s respondent companies, latest information

12 Value of Order Books in the Mechanical Engineering in Finland Combined Export Domestic Change: / / Export: -5 % +1 % Domestic: -11 % -11 % Combined: -6 % -2 % Source: The Federation of Finnish order book survey s respondent companies, latest information

13 Turnover of the Metals Industry in Finland Seasonally adjusted turnover index Shares of turnover 214: iron and steel products and non-ferrous metals 9 %, mining of metal ores 7 %, castings 3 % Source: Macrobond, Statistics Finland 13

14 Production Volume of the Metals Industry in Finland Seasonally adjusted volume index Shares of turnover 214: iron and steel products and non-ferrous metals 9 %, mining of metal ores 7 %, castings 3 % Source: Macrobond, Statistics Finland 14

15 Value of New Orders in the Consulting Engineering in Finland Combined Export 1 5 Domestic Change: III,216 / III,215 III,216 / II,216 Export: +341 % +221 % Domestic +13 % -15 % Combined: +41 % +6 % Source: The Federation of Finnish order book survey s respondent companies, latest information July-September 15

16 Value of Order Books in the Consulting Engineering in Finland Combined Export Domestic Change: / / Export: +54 % +59 % Domestic: +8 % -1 % Combined: +15 % +8 % Source: The Federation of Finnish order book survey s respondent comnpanies, latest information

17 Value of New Orders in the Information Technology in Finland Change: III,216 / III,215 III,216 / II,216 Combined: -22 % -5 % Source: The Federation of Finnish order book survey s respondent companies, latest information July-September

18 Value of Order Books in the Information Technology* in Finland Change: / / Combined: -6 % -1 % *) Excluding game industry companies Source: The Federation of Finnish order book survey s respondent companies, latest information

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