Quick-guide to online questionnaire on International Trade in Services by country.
This is a brief guide on how to report online on Statistics on International Trade in Services by country. The guide describes how data can be entered in a questionnaire. You can find all information about this survey and all definitions of international services using the link Manual on International trade in services by country.
To open the online questionnaire, please go to https://vragenlijst.cbs.nl/ihdgo18.
In the letter you have received from Statistics Netherlands you can find your User name and the Access code. Log on firstly putting your User name and then Access code, press on yellow button “Akkoord” at the bottom of the page to proceed.
You will get a start page with the introduction information. You can scroll further using the button “Volgende >” at the bottom of the page.
On the following page will be shown a list of services you can report on. To help you to find a correct code of service, the name of service or a country code you can use our Manual on International trade in services by country.
How to fill out the required information
Firstly, make your choice by using the Manual on International Trade in Services by country. You have to put the code of the service under the head “Code”, the name of the service appears automatically if you have put the correct code. Then you have to click for exports of relevant service item under the head “Uitvoer” and for imports of relevant service item under the head “Invoer”.
To proceed, click on “Volgende >” at the bottom of the page.
You will get an overview of services/ specific types of trade in goods you have choose by export and import.
How to report country code and amount for relevant service item
You have to click on the relevant service code. You will get a specific page where you can report all information we ask regarding the relevant service code.
Under the head “Landcode” you can put the relevant country code. You can find it in Alphbetical list by name of country or region. In the last column you have to put an amount for export (or import) of this services. Please, note: all amounts should be reported in thousands of euros rather than rounded to the nearest euro. For example: an amount of € 23,669 has to be reported as 24.
Once you have filled out all the required fields, press “Volgende >” at the bottom of the page. You will get an overview of your figures for the specific service item. To verify, press “Akkoord” at the bottom of the page. To make a correction, press “Vorige” .
If you have nothing to declare
In case you haven’t had any transaction in the relevant quarter on export/ import of services or transit trade and warehousing you can click on
“In betreffende kwartaal géén uit- en invoer gehad” on the bottom of this page.
Then, proceed with the button “Volgende” , the page with contact information will appear.
At the very top of this page you have to note all significant fluctuations with respect to the previous quarter.
Under the head “Contactinformatie” you have to fill the name of the contact person, hereafter his/her phone number and e-mail.
How to send your questionnaire
After you have filled all required contact information, please, click on the button “Volgende” . To send your questionnaire you have to press on “Verzenden” on the bottom of the final page.
You can always on the return button “Vorige” to see the details of your declaration.
An e-mail receipt will be sent to the e-mail address you have filled under the contact information.