Portugal PESTLE Insights - A Macroeconomic Outlook Report

Portugal PESTLE Insights - A Macroeconomic Outlook Report


Financial intermediation, real estate and business activities contributed 26% to the gross value added (GVA) in 2019, followed by wholesale, retail and hotels (20.3%) and mining, manufacturing and utilities (16.5%). In 2020, these sectors are expected to contract by 5.0%, 5.8%, and 7.3% respectively, in nominal terms.

The overall PSI20 index has recorded a downward trend over the past year. As of September 22nd, 2020 PSI20 index stood at 4158.14, compared to 5016.35 on September 22nd 2019


  • In January 2019, the Portuguese government announced a 10-year infrastructure investment plan (2021-2030) called the “National Investment Program 2030”.
  • Northern Portugal and the Lisbon region together contributed 65.5% to total GDP and accounted for 62.3% of the total population in 2018
Reasons to Buy
  • Macroeconomic Outlook Report identifies the potentials of the country as an investment destination by analyzing the political, economic, social, technological, legal and environmental (PESTLE) structure.
  • PESTLE Insights provides 360 degree view of the economy which can be used as a strategic tool to understand the market dynamics, business potentials and direction of operations
  • Along with providing the country’s snapshot, the report captures the risk factors pertaining to the macroeconomic risks, political environment, legal environment, demographic and social structure effectiveness, technology & infrastructure and natural and geographic aspects that might impact business.
  • This report also highlights key clusters/cities which contribute significantly to the country GDP and population along with major companies’ presence in these areas.

  • Country Highlights
  • COVID-19 Impact
    • COVID-19 Outbreak: Portugal Overview
    • COVID-19 Outbreak: Impact on the Portugal Economy
  • Country Snapshot
    • Country Snapshot: Key Indicators
    • Country Snapshot: GlobalData Country Risk Index (GCRI) 2020
    • Country Snapshot: GlobalData Country Risk Index (GCRI) 2020
    • Country Snapshot: Global Country Risk Index – Methodology
    • Country Snapshot: Outlook
    • Country Snapshot
    • Country Snapshot: Key Sectors
    • Country Snapshot: Investment Position
    • Country Snapshot: Major Regions
    • Country Snapshot: Flow of Investment
    • Country Snapshot: Infrastructure at a Glance
    • Political Landscape
    • Economic Landscape
    • Social Landscape
    • Technology Landscape
    • Legal Landscape
    • Environmental Landscape
  • Outlook

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