Terms of trade in goods, index 2010=100; 1995-2018


Statistics Netherlands collects monthly data on imports and exports of goods. This table comprises index figures and changes in terms of percentage of terms of trade, import price and export price of goods. Imports and exports are defined by change in economic ownership of the goods concerned. The indices are based on 2010=100. The changes in terms of percentage are compared with the same period twelve months previously.

Data available from 1995 January up to and including 2018 July.

Status of the figures:
Figures for 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 are provisional. The other figures are definite. Since this table has been discontinued, provisional data will not become final.

Changes as of 11 October 2018:
None. This table has been discontinued.
Statistics Netherlands has carried out a revision of the national accounts. New statistical sources and estimation methods have been used during the revision. Therefore this table has been replaced by table Terms of trade in goods, index 2015=100. For further information see section 3.

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable anymore.

Terms of trade in goods, index 2010=100; 1995-2018

Periods Index figuresTerms of trade (2010=100) Index figuresImport prices (2010=100) Index figuresExport prices (2010=100) Year-on-year changeTerms of trade (%) Year-on-year changeImport prices (%) Year-on-year changeExport prices (%)
2017 August* 102.7 97.5 100.2 -0.3 2.4 2.0
2017 September* 101.1 100.7 101.8 -0.3 2.8 2.6
2017 3rd quarter* 102.1 99.0 101.1 -0.3 2.4 2.2
2017 October* 102.5 99.9 102.4 0.1 1.9 2.0
2017 November* 102.8 101.0 103.8 -0.3 2.6 2.2
2017 December* 99.8 103.0 102.8 0.1 1.0 1.1
2017 4th quarter* 101.7 101.2 103.0 0.0 1.8 1.8
2017* 101.8 100.6 102.4 -0.6 4.5 3.8
2018 January* 103.4 100.6 104.1 1.1 -0.3 0.8
2018 February* 101.7 103.6 105.4 1.0 -1.6 -0.6
2018 March* 102.6 100.8 103.3 0.7 -1.2 -0.5
2018 1st quarter* 102.6 101.7 104.3 0.9 -1.0 -0.1
2018 April* 100.8 100.8 101.6 -0.2 -0.2 -0.4
2018 May* 102.5 102.4 104.9 0.2 2.6 2.7
2018 June* 101.0 102.3 103.3 -0.9 4.6 3.7
2018 2nd quarter* 101.4 101.9 103.3 -0.3 2.4 2.1
2018 July* 101.5 103.8 105.4 -1.0 4.9 3.9
Source: CBS.
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