Industrial investments around the world fell 43% with the pandemic

How to understand the Covid effect on the global industrial system? The research company Trendeo, which has listed for six years all investment projects of more than $ 30 million or more than 50 jobs in the world, offers a reading of the unprecedented phenomenon that has affected the planet for two years.

By comparing the eighteen months preceding the onset of the virus (from the second half of 2018 to the second half of 2019: P1) and the eighteen months that follow (from the first half of 2020 to the first half of 2021: P2), Trendeo identifies a decrease projects in number of 27% and in value of 43%. While the shock has been severe, the long-term outlook is not so bleak as the first half of 2021 shows a clear recovery.

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