International trade

International trade

Internationalisation Monitor 2020, second quarter: China

The link between China and the Netherlands is evident from the bilateral trade, direct investments, export earnings, Chinese workers and students. China is one of the Netherlands' largest trading partners.

Internationalisation Monitor 2020, first quarter

Germany and the Netherlands have closely linked economies. The strong link between Germany and the Netherlands is evident from the bilateral trade, direct investments, multinationals and the cross-border mobility of people.

Internationalisation Monitor 2019, fourth quarter

This Internationalisation Monitor focuses on export prices, export quality, trade instruments such as import tariffs, NTMs, trade agreements and companies’ choices with respect to their internationalisation trajectory.

Dutch Trade in Facts and Figures 2019

Dutch trade in facts and figures 2019 – export, investment and employment is an annually recurring publication. International trade in goods and services, investment, value chains, multinationals and employment are topics of this publication.

Internationalisation Monitor 2019, third quarter

Dutch wholesalers and globalization: characteristics, import and export of goods and services, value chains, turnover, employment, added value, and innovation.

Internationalisation Monitor 2019, second quarter

This Internationalisation Monitor focuses on patterns in trade behaviour of enterprises.

The Netherlands on the European scale 2019

The Netherlands on the European scale 2019 with facts and figures on the Netherlands in comparison with the rest of the EU.

Internationalisation Monitor 2019, first quarter: the United States

This edition of CBS’ quarterly Internationalisation Monitor describes the economic relations between the Netherlands and the United States.

Internationalisation Monitor 2018, fourth quarter

The Internationalisation Monitor describes trends in internationalisation and their consequences for the Dutch economy and society.

The position of the Netherlands

This edition of the Internationalisation Monitor covers the Dutch position in the world with respect to its degree of economic globalisation.

Internationalisation Monitor 2018, third quarter

This edition of the Internationalisation Monitor focuses on export strategies and revenue models of exporting companies within the Netherlands.

Internationalisation Monitor 2018, second quarter

In this edition of the Internationalisation Monitor, we focus on the relationship between internationalisation and employment.

Internationalisation Monitor 2017, fourth quarter

The Internationalisation Monitor describes trends in internationalisation and their consequences for the Dutch economy

Trends in the Caribbean Netherlands 2017
Internationalisation Monitor 2017, third quarter

The Internationalisation Monitor describes trends in internationalisation and their consequences for the Dutch economy

Internationalisation Monitor 2017, first quarter

The key focus of this Internationalisation Monitor is bilateral trade with the United Kingdom.

Trends in the Caribbean Netherlands 2016
Trends in the Netherlands 2016
The Netherlands on the European scale 2016

From January to July 2016, the Netherlands is to hold the presidency of the Council of Europe. To mark this occasion, Statistics Netherlands (CBS) has published The Netherlands on the European Scale 2016. This publication shows how the Netherlands is performing in relation to the other EU member states. In which areas are we top of the class? Where are we lagging behind and where are we ‘an average member state’?

Trends in the Netherlands 2015
Food for thought

Food for thought comprises a selection of facts and figures about food. Which foodstuffs are produced in the Netherlands, and which have to be imported? How much milk does an average Dutch cow produce? Where do the Dutch buy their food: in supermarkets alone, or also from baker’s and butcher’s shops and market stalls? Does a loaf of bread cost more than ten years ago? Or less? Will the demand for organic products continue to grow? And: are more women overweight than men? These questions and many more are examined in this unique overview of food and health in the Netherlands.