Business Survey 2018
News from 2018-09-13 / KfW Research
Digitalisation is gaining momentum
Together with 20 trade associations, KfW Group has carried out a business survey on bank behaviour and financing for the 17th time.
The most important findings on digitalisation are:
- More than half of businesses have firm plans to implement digitalisation projects.
- Large enterprises, manufacturers and companies of wholesale and foreign trade are at the forefront of digitalisation.
- Main motivation for investment is improving efficiency.
- Access to credit for digitalisation projects poorer than for other investments.