International trade; imports and exports, SITC 3, country, 1996-2017

International trade; imports and exports, SITC 3, country, 1996-2017

SITC Countries(groups) Periods Imports value (1 000 euro) Exports value (1 000 euro) Balance of trade (1 000 euro)
57 Plastics in primary forms Total countries (groups) 2017 5,409,285 14,052,560 8,643,276
57 Plastics in primary forms Total European Union 2017 4,283,051 11,140,752 6,857,701
57 Plastics in primary forms Total Non-EU countries 2017 1,126,233 2,911,808 1,785,575
57 Plastics in primary forms Total Europe 2017 4,328,338 11,998,824 7,670,486
57 Plastics in primary forms Total Africa 2017 2,205 265,894 263,688
57 Plastics in primary forms Total America 2017 615,350 473,829 -141,521
57 Plastics in primary forms Total Asia 2017 463,255 1,289,687 826,432
57 Plastics in primary forms Total Oceania 2017 136 24,326 24,190
57 Plastics in primary forms Total other 2017 . . .
57 Plastics in primary forms Algeria 2017 . 33,814 33,814
57 Plastics in primary forms Argentina 2017 2,007 9,760 7,753
57 Plastics in primary forms Australia 2017 41 17,947 17,907
57 Plastics in primary forms Austria 2017 60,506 264,221 203,715
57 Plastics in primary forms Belgium and Luxemburg 2017 . . .
57 Plastics in primary forms Belgium (from 2000) 2017 1,222,408 1,710,589 488,181
57 Plastics in primary forms Brazil 2017 11,870 70,403 58,533
57 Plastics in primary forms Bulgaria 2017 5,204 21,751 16,547
57 Plastics in primary forms Canada 2017 13,918 16,720 2,801
57 Plastics in primary forms Central, East- and southern Africa 2017 3 35,977 35,973
57 Plastics in primary forms China 2017 93,188 583,137 489,949
57 Plastics in primary forms Croatia 2017 200 20,143 19,943
57 Plastics in primary forms Cyprus 2017 179 3,349 3,171
57 Plastics in primary forms Czech Republic 2017 29,578 195,219 165,641
57 Plastics in primary forms Denmark 2017 14,270 175,519 161,249
57 Plastics in primary forms Estonia 2017 288 23,965 23,677
57 Plastics in primary forms Finland 2017 27,255 157,582 130,327
57 Plastics in primary forms France 2017 379,251 973,535 594,285
57 Plastics in primary forms Germany 2017 1,567,272 3,268,049 1,700,777
57 Plastics in primary forms Greece 2017 1,090 72,604 71,515
57 Plastics in primary forms Hongkong 2017 156 22,002 21,845
57 Plastics in primary forms Hungary 2017 18,728 169,684 150,956
57 Plastics in primary forms India 2017 7,505 173,865 166,360
57 Plastics in primary forms Indonesia 2017 2,442 14,345 11,903
57 Plastics in primary forms Iran (Islamic Republic of) 2017 1,085 8,419 7,334
57 Plastics in primary forms Ireland 2017 56,942 135,179 78,237
57 Plastics in primary forms Israel 2017 9,203 59,255 50,053
57 Plastics in primary forms Italy 2017 132,808 990,461 857,653
57 Plastics in primary forms Japan 2017 119,998 56,296 -63,701
57 Plastics in primary forms Korea, Republic of 2017 73,675 61,084 -12,592
57 Plastics in primary forms Kuwait 2017 1,004 4,288 3,284
57 Plastics in primary forms Latvia 2017 1,020 16,547 15,528
57 Plastics in primary forms Lithuania 2017 6,208 45,151 38,943
57 Plastics in primary forms Luxemburg (from 2000) 2017 5,266 81,315 76,049
57 Plastics in primary forms Malaysia 2017 2,503 16,710 14,207
57 Plastics in primary forms Malta 2017 24 3,018 2,994
57 Plastics in primary forms Nigeria 2017 233 12,696 12,463
57 Plastics in primary forms Norway 2017 27,500 58,859 31,359
57 Plastics in primary forms Oceania and other Australia 2017 95 6,379 6,284
57 Plastics in primary forms Poland 2017 84,257 604,426 520,169
57 Plastics in primary forms Portugal 2017 170,131 223,970 53,838
57 Plastics in primary forms Romania 2017 7,493 113,468 105,975
57 Plastics in primary forms Russian Federation 2017 3,326 181,242 177,917
57 Plastics in primary forms Saudi Arabia 2017 63,479 56,910 -6,569
57 Plastics in primary forms Singapore 2017 22,494 54,404 31,911
57 Plastics in primary forms Slovakia 2017 18,176 72,007 53,831
57 Plastics in primary forms Slovenia 2017 7,240 48,750 41,510
57 Plastics in primary forms South Africa 2017 357 54,112 53,755
57 Plastics in primary forms Spain 2017 162,616 459,182 296,565
57 Plastics in primary forms Sweden 2017 62,104 252,117 190,013
57 Plastics in primary forms Switzerland 2017 4,081 159,260 155,179
57 Plastics in primary forms Taiwan 2017 44,791 20,080 -24,712
57 Plastics in primary forms Thailand 2017 15,474 39,001 23,527
57 Plastics in primary forms Turkey 2017 8,475 370,252 361,777
57 Plastics in primary forms United Kingdom 2017 241,928 1,038,944 797,017
57 Plastics in primary forms United States of America 2017 574,332 312,304 -262,029
57 Plastics in primary forms Other Eastern Europe 2017 . . .
57 Plastics in primary forms Other Western Europe 2017 . . .
57 Plastics in primary forms Other Europe 2017 1,904 88,457 86,554
57 Plastics in primary forms Other North Africa 2017 1,607 104,813 103,206
57 Plastics in primary forms Other West Africa 2017 5 24,482 24,477
57 Plastics in primary forms Other Central and South America 2017 13,222 64,642 51,420
57 Plastics in primary forms Other North America 2017 . 0 0
57 Plastics in primary forms Other Arab Gulf States 2017 . . .
57 Plastics in primary forms Other countries Near and Far East 2017 . . .
57 Plastics in primary forms Other Near and Far East 2017 2,843 94,801 91,958
57 Plastics in primary forms Other Asia 2017 3,408 24,535 21,128
57 Plastics in primary forms Other countries within the EU 2017 609 6 -603
57 Plastics in primary forms Other countries outside the EU 2017 8 554 546
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Total countries (groups) 2017 2,531,444 5,318,341 2,786,897
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Total European Union 2017 2,022,692 4,041,246 2,018,554
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Total Non-EU countries 2017 508,752 1,277,095 768,342
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Total Europe 2017 2,039,031 4,393,525 2,354,494
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Total Africa 2017 307 69,663 69,356
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Total America 2017 283,200 250,855 -32,345
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Total Asia 2017 208,782 586,818 378,036
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Total Oceania 2017 124 17,480 17,355
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Total other 2017 . . .
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Algeria 2017 . 8,964 8,964
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Argentina 2017 1,947 4,661 2,714
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Australia 2017 29 12,827 12,798
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Austria 2017 29,292 83,289 53,998
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Belgium and Luxemburg 2017 . . .
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Belgium (from 2000) 2017 503,262 646,779 143,517
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Brazil 2017 11,808 29,454 17,645
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Bulgaria 2017 351 3,796 3,445
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Canada 2017 10,732 10,898 167
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Central, East- and southern Africa 2017 2 4,295 4,293
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms China 2017 64,030 251,820 187,791
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Croatia 2017 156 5,295 5,140
575 Other plastics, in primairy forms Cyprus 2017 162 427 265
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


In this table Dutch import and export values and trade are broken down by sections, divisions and groups of the Standard International Trade Classification (SITC). The data are then further divided into countries, country groups and continents. The coverage and the percentage changes in imports, exports and trade, by country, country groups and continents are available for total goods.

Data available from: January 1996 up to and including December 2017.

Status of the figures:
The figures are final.

Changes as of November 14, 2018:
None, this table has been discontinued.

Changes as of September 28, 2018:
Various corrections were implemented in the statistical year 2016. As a result, total import of goods is lower by 4 billion euros, while total export of goods is lower by 2 billion euros. The corrections include:
- Adjustments in the estimation method;
- Adjustments in the imports and exports of aircrafts and ships;
- Adjustments in the import values of ladies underwear, cars, other printed matter and disk memories;
- Adjustments in the output values of musical instruments, living plants, DVDs and CDs;
- Removal of imports and exports of Southern bluefin tuna (03023690).

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable anymore.

Description topics

Imports value
Value of foreign-supplied goods to residents according to the International trade statistics. Imports from EU countries: the value of the goods including freight and insurance to the Dutch border. Imports from non-EU countries: the value including freight and insurance to the border of the European Union.
Exports value
The value of goods supplied to foreign residents according to International trade statistics. This is the value including freight and insurance to the Dutch border.
Balance of trade
Net export value minus import value.