In 2021, the total production of leasing (movable leasing and real estate) of the Belgian Leasing Association (BLA)-members, based on signings of contracts, was 13% higher than in 2020 and amounted to €6.6bn. This surpasses the pre-corona level of 2019 of €6.4bn. However, leasing production in 2021 was suppressed by longer delivery times for a number of goods. Production in
movable leasing increased by 13%. Real estate leasing production, based on contracts signed, grew by 13.6% in 2021. BLA members do not offer hire purchase.