Some 9.9% of the Dutch greenhouse growers has plans to expand operations. The percentage in 2014 was 7.7%. Greenhouse vegetable growers want to expand most (14%). The least expansion plans was among perennial growers (3.5%).
But 8.5% of the Dutch greenhouse growers has plans to cease or reduce operations. This was 9.1% in 2015. Perennial growers have the most termination plans (12.3%). The percentage is lowest among greenhouse vegetable growers (6.2%).
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