Corporate Loans rose 15.2% to USD 163 bil in Belgium in 2017

Corporate Loans (USD bil)
Banking | Belgium | February 7, 2019
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Corporate loans reached 163 USD bil in 2017 in Belgium, according to the National Central Bank. This is 15.2 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, corporate loans in Belgium reached an all time high of 163 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 78.4 USD bil in 2001. When compared to Belgium's main peers, corporate loans in France amounted to 1,156 USD bil and 1,023 USD bil in Germany in 2017.

Belgium has been ranked 15th within the group of 81 countries we follow in terms of corporate loans, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Corporate loans are loans made to businesses for a specific business purpose.

Corporate Loans (USD) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Austria USD bil 178 182 189 160 145
Belgium USD bil 132 131 137 143 134
Denmark USD bil 188 188 199 180 152
France USD bil 1,058 1,081 1,126 1,015 952
Germany USD bil 1,034 1,059 1,098 951 868
Italy USD bil 942 926 887 781 694
Luxembourg USD bil 69.3 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Netherlands USD bil 421 439 ... ... ... ... ...
Poland USD bil 76.8 88.0 92.2 85.0 83.9
Spain USD bil 1,089 934 ... ... ... ... ...
United Kingdom USD bil ... ... ... 767 743 ... ... ... ...