International trade in goods; change of ownership, key figures

International trade in goods; change of ownership, key figures

Countries SITC Periods Change of ownership goods; import Total import value (million euros) Change of ownership goods; export Total export value (million euros) Change of ownership goods; export Re-export value (million euros) Change of ownership goods; export Export value of Dutch product (million euros) Change of ownership goods; balance Trade balance (million euros) Change of ownership goods; growth Annual change in import value (%) Change of ownership goods; growth Annual change in export value (%)
Total countries Total goods 2021 November** 54,614 60,973 25,275 35,697 6,359 . .
Total countries Total goods 2021 December** 53,345 59,473 24,360 35,113 6,128 . .
Total countries Total goods 2021** 555,271 641,513 256,705 384,808 86,243 . .
Total countries Total goods 2022 January* 51,088 57,700 23,909 33,791 6,611 32.2 26.9
Total countries Total goods 2022 February* 49,821 57,113 23,120 33,993 7,292 30.1 23.7
Total countries Total goods 2022 March* 59,412 67,948 28,603 39,345 8,536 29.6 24.5
Total countries Total goods 2022 April* 58,565 65,862 26,928 38,934 7,296 33.7 28.9
Total countries Total goods 2022 May* 62,775 70,172 28,225 41,948 7,397 45.2 38.8
Total countries Total goods 2022 June* 62,900 72,369 29,602 42,768 9,469 36.0 32.5
Total countries Total goods 2022 July* 59,469 68,545 28,541 40,004 9,076 29.7 27.7
Total countries Total goods 2022 August* 63,397 70,200 29,340 40,859 6,803 39.2 34.6
Total countries Total goods 2022 September* 66,307 77,174 33,216 43,958 10,867 35.8 36.2
Total countries Total goods 2022 October* 67,013 75,568 33,081 42,486 8,555 31.3 34.7
Total countries Total goods 2022 November* 64,734 77,217 . . 12,484 18.5 26.6
Total countries Total goods 2022 January-November* 665,482 759,868 . . 94,386 19.8 18.4
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2021 November** 25,804 37,563 19,517 18,046 11,759 . .
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2021 December** 25,559 36,848 18,962 17,886 11,289 . .
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2021** 272,762 394,105 197,768 196,337 121,342 . .
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 January* 24,369 36,691 19,345 17,346 12,321 22.5 30.0
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 February* 24,557 35,349 18,265 17,084 10,793 22.7 24.6
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 March* 27,832 43,175 22,914 20,262 15,343 21.5 29.1
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 April* 27,099 42,201 21,705 20,496 15,103 24.2 36.3
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 May* 28,560 43,496 22,643 20,853 14,936 32.3 41.2
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 June* 29,253 45,171 23,642 21,529 15,918 26.2 38.4
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 July* 27,230 42,081 22,670 19,411 14,851 20.3 28.5
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 August* 27,084 43,672 23,602 20,070 16,589 29.8 39.7
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 September* 29,040 48,769 26,719 22,049 19,728 21.5 39.2
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 October* 29,174 48,749 27,030 21,719 19,574 18.7 34.6
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 November* 29,555 48,722 . . 19,167 14.5 29.7
EU (excl. the Netherlands) Total goods 2022 January-November* 303,752 478,076 . . 174,324 11.4 21.3
Non-EU Total goods 2021 November** 28,809 23,409 5,758 17,651 -5,400 . .
Non-EU Total goods 2021 December** 27,786 22,625 5,398 17,227 -5,161 . .
Non-EU Total goods 2021** 282,508 247,408 58,937 188,471 -35,100 . .
Non-EU Total goods 2022 January* 26,719 21,009 4,564 16,445 -5,710 42.4 21.9
Non-EU Total goods 2022 February* 25,264 21,764 4,854 16,909 -3,500 38.2 22.2
Non-EU Total goods 2022 March* 31,580 24,773 5,690 19,083 -6,807 37.7 17.2
Non-EU Total goods 2022 April* 31,467 23,660 5,223 18,437 -7,806 43.2 17.6
Non-EU Total goods 2022 May* 34,216 26,677 5,582 21,095 -7,539 58.2 34.9
Non-EU Total goods 2022 June* 33,648 27,199 5,960 21,238 -6,449 45.8 23.8
Non-EU Total goods 2022 July* 32,239 26,464 5,871 20,593 -5,776 39.0 26.5
Non-EU Total goods 2022 August* 36,313 26,527 5,738 20,789 -9,786 47.1 27.0
Non-EU Total goods 2022 September* 37,267 28,406 6,497 21,909 -8,862 49.5 31.4
Non-EU Total goods 2022 October* 37,838 26,819 6,051 20,767 -11,020 43.1 34.9
Non-EU Total goods 2022 November* 35,179 28,495 . . -6,684 22.1 21.7
Non-EU Total goods 2022 January-November* 361,730 281,792 . . -79,937 28.0 13.9
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


In this table, the Dutch import, (re)export value and trade balance according to change of ownership are classified by the sections of the Standard International Trade Classification (SITC). The data is broken down further by continents and countries according to the Geonomenclature (GEONOM).

Data available from: January 2015.

Status of the figures:
The figures on international trade in goods are provisional for a longer period of time, as they can be adjusted on the basis of new or current source information. The provisional figures become revised provisional in the fourth quarter after a reporting year. The revised provisional figures will become definitive in the fourth quarter of the following year.

Changes as of January 18, 2023:
None. This is a new table.

When will new figures be published?
New figures become available about six weeks after a reporting month.

Description topics

Change of ownership goods; import
Goods that foreign companies and persons transfer to Dutch companies and persons according to the method of change of economic ownership.
Total import value
The total value of the goods that foreign companies and persons transfer to Dutch companies and persons.
Change of ownership goods; export
Goods that Dutch companies and persons transfer to foreign companies and persons according to the method of change of economic ownership.
Total export value
The total value of the goods that Dutch companies and persons transfer to foreign companies and persons.
Re-export value
The part of the export value that consists of originally imported goods that have become the property of Dutch companies and persons, and that are re-exported (almost) unprocessed for foreign use or consumption.
Export value of Dutch product
The part of the export value that consists of goods made by Dutch companies and persons.
Change of ownership goods; balance
The trade balance according to the method of change of economic ownership.
Trade balance
The export value minus the import value.
Change of ownership goods; growth
The development of international trade in goods according to the method of change of economic ownership.
Annual change in import value
Percentage change compared to the same period a year earlier.

Please note:
- For a country group, annual changes are only shown if it represents the same countries as in the same period the year before;
- After a method break, the annual changes in comparison with the previous year are missing.
Annual change in export value
Percentage change compared to the same period a year earlier.

Please note:
- For a country group, annual changes are only shown if it represents the same countries as in the same period the year before;
- After a method break, the annual changes in comparison with the previous year are missing.