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German companies’ business operations are increasingly being hampered by infrastructure deficiencies. Following up on their initial 2013 study, the German Economic Institute (IW) used their regular survey on the business cycle to examine how the condition of central infrastructure networks affects companies.
A Challenge for the German Automotive Industry
Indicators and Progress
The groundhandling services at airports are an important element of aviation. However, they have not been penetrated by the concept of competition to the same extent as the airline industry in...
According to an IW survey, German companies regard rising and volatile prices of raw materials as an essential resource risk for their business. After dropping in 2008 and 2009, prices of raw...