Composition development of goods exports: exporter characteristics

Composition development of goods exports: exporter characteristics

Characteristic of exporter Periods Export growth (1 000 euros) Contribution to total export growth (%)
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 2018 45,251 0.0
01 Agriculture 2018 -12,781 0.0
02 Forestry and logging 2018 -495 0.0
03 Fishing and aquaculture 2018 58,527 0.0
B Mining and quarrying 2018 -193,036 0.0
06 Extraction of crude petroleum and gas 2018 -121,773 0.0
08 Mining and quarrying (no oil and gas) 2018 38,667 0.0
09 Mining support activities 2018 -109,931 0.0
C Manufacturing 2018 8,072,465 1.7
10 Manufacture of food products 2018 77,334 0.0
11 Manufacture of beverages 2018 -43,136 0.0
12 Manufacture of tobacco products 2018 -37,729 0.0
13 Manufacture of textiles 2018 -12,036 0.0
14 Manufacture of wearing apparel 2018 -22,063 0.0
15 Manufacture of leather and footwear 2018 7,459 0.0
16 Manufacture of wood products 2018 16,693 0.0
17 Manufacture of paper 2018 -32,529 0.0
18 Printing and reproduction 2018 -127,565 0.0
19 Manufacture of coke and petroleum 2018 1,756,950 0.4
20 Manufacture of chemicals 2018 1,054,827 0.2
21 Manufacture of pharmaceuticals 2018 -458,578 -0.1
22 Manufacture rubber, plastic products 2018 166,566 0.0
23 Manufacture of building materials 2018 82,584 0.0
24 Manufacture of basic metals 2018 265,668 0.1
25 Manufacture of metal products 2018 13,377 0.0
26 Manufacture of electronic products 2018 345,461 0.1
27 Manufacture of electric equipment 2018 -42,427 0.0
28 Manufacture of machinery n.e.c. 2018 4,010,841 0.9
29 Manufacture of cars and trailers 2018 189,680 0.0
30 Manufacture of other transport 2018 355,898 0.1
31 Manufacture of furniture 2018 -64,969 0.0
32 Manufacture of other products 2018 -57,366 0.0
33 Repair and installation of machinery 2018 627,523 0.1
D Energy supply 2018 1,208,747 0.3
35 Energy supply 2018 1,208,747 0.3
E Water supply and waste management 2018 165,410 0.0
36 Water collection and distribution 2018 1,352 0.0
37 Sewerage 2018 694 0.0
38 Waste collection and treatment 2018 156,006 0.0
39 Remediation, other waste management 2018 7,357 0.0
F Construction 2018 -122,953 0.0
41 Construction buildings, development 2018 -8,941 0.0
42 Civil engineering 2018 -54,564 0.0
43 Specialised construction activities 2018 -59,448 0.0
G Wholesale and retail trade 2018 3,675,652 0.8
45 Sale and repair of motor vehicles 2018 84,339 0.0
46 Wholesale trade (no motor vehicles) 2018 2,384,799 0.5
47 Retail trade (not in motor vehicles) 2018 1,206,515 0.3
H Transportation and storage 2018 -490,616 -0.1
49 Land transport 2018 -15,727 0.0
50 Water transport 2018 9,874 0.0
51 Air transport 2018 -2,079 0.0
52 Warehousing, services for transport 2018 -460,838 -0.1
53 Postal and courier activities 2018 -21,846 0.0
I Accommodation and food serving 2018 -712 0.0
55 Accommodation 2018 -886 0.0
56 Food and beverage service activities 2018 174 0.0
J Information and communication 2018 1,074,436 0.2
58 Publishing 2018 -1,745 0.0
59 Film, TV and music production etc 2018 3,121 0.0
60 Programming and broadcasting 2018 -601 0.0
61 Telecommunications 2018 18,040 0.0
62 Support activities in the field of IT 2018 105,129 0.0
63 Information service activities 2018 950,492 0.2
K Financial institutions 2018 260,945 0.1
64 Financial institutions, no insurance 2018 252,444 0.1
65 Insurance and pension funding 2018 1,466 0.0
66 Other financial services 2018 7,035 0.0
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2018 -363 0.0
68 Renting, buying, selling real estate 2018 -363 0.0
M Other specialised business services 2018 2,362,848 0.5
69 Legal services, administration etc. 2018 -20,728 0.0
70 Holding companies (not financial) 2018 1,803,780 0.4
71 Architects, technical services etc. 2018 126,577 0.0
72 Research and development 2018 67,216 0.0
73 Advertising and market research 2018 36,118 0.0
74 Other specialised business services 2018 352,098 0.1
75 Veterinary activities 2018 -2,213 0.0
N Renting and other business support 2018 135,037 0.0
77 Renting and leasing of tangible goods 2018 109,402 0.0
78 Employment activities 2018 48,654 0.0
79 Travel agencies, tour operators etc 2018 -7,624 0.0
80 Security and investigation 2018 4,609 0.0
81 Cleaning activities, gardening etc. 2018 -56,095 0.0
82 Other business services 2018 36,092 0.0
O Public administration and services 2018 -36,222 0.0
84 Public administration and services 2018 -36,222 0.0
P Education 2018 6,338 0.0
85 Education 2018 6,338 0.0
Q Health and social work activities 2018 -76,565 0.0
86 Human health activities 2018 -24,401 0.0
87 Residential care and guidance 2018 -58 0.0
88 Social work without accommodation 2018 -52,106 0.0
R Culture, sports and recreation 2018 27,750 0.0
90 Arts 2018 5,811 0.0
91 Libraries, museums, zoos etc 2018 569 0.0
92 Lotteries and betting 2018 161 0.0
93 Sports and recreation 2018 21,209 0.0
S Other service activities 2018 6,525 0.0
94 Membership organisations 2018 6,262 0.0
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table provides figures on the development of Dutch export value and the contributions made by the exporters, broken down by size category, multinationality, industry and export status.

Data available as of: 2012, except the series broken down by export status, which has been available from 2014.

Status of the figures:
The provisional figures on international trade may be adjusted on the basis of new or revised source data. This means their provisional status may be prolonged. The provisional figures become definitive in Q4 of the year following the reporting year. Figures over the previous years have already become definitive.

Changes as of 25 September 2020:
None, this is a new table.

When will new figures become available?
New figures will be published in Q4 of the year following the reporting year.

Description topics

Export growth
Year-on-year changes in absolute value. Annual changes for 2015 were omitted due to the break in series 2014/2015.
Contribution to total export growth
The contribution of a specific category to the total percentage growth in goods exports, calculated by dividing the absolute change in a category by the total value change of goods exports, multiplied by the annual change of goods exports as a percentage.