China's share in goods imports grew further in 2021Articles
In 2021, the Netherlands imported 48 billion euros in goods from China. Two thirds of the goods left the Netherlands again in a virtually unprocessed state as re-exports
Exports to Taiwan quadrupled since 2010Articles
Between 2010 and 2021, the value of Dutch goods exports to Taiwan increased fourfold. In the same period, the value of exports to East Asia as a whole increased by 2.5 times.
More trade with neighbouring countries in 2021Articles
In 2021, the value of Dutch trade in goods was approximately 15 percent above its pre-pandemic level.
The Netherlands largest EU importer of Brazilian agricultural goodsArticles
In 2021, the Netherlands was the EU’s largest direct importer of agricultural goods from Brazil.
Service imports back at pre-pandemic levelArticles
In the first three months of 2022, the Netherlands imported 53.4 billion euros worth of services. This is over 20 percent more than in the previous year.
Fewer goods, more services to the UK in 2021Articles
In 2021, Dutch goods exports to the United Kingdom amounted to 40.5 billion euros.
Dutch soybean importsFigures
Despite a 39-percent price increase last year, the Netherlands imported 2 percent more soybeans from Brazil than in 2020.
2.4 billion euros in services exported to Russia in 2021Articles
In 2021, the Netherlands exported over 2.4 billion euros worth of services to Russia.
CBS investigates imports of digital servicesArticles
The past decade has seen our economy undergo a metamorphosis thanks to digitisation.
Soya imports from Brazil up despite price hikeArticles
Despite a 39-percent price increase last year, the Netherlands imported 2 percent more soybeans from Brazil than in 2020. With a total weight of 2.4 bn kg.
Over 76 million passengers travel via Dutch airportsArticles
Amsterdam Schiphol and the other four large airports recorded an increase in passenger arrivals and departures in 2017.
Internationalisation Monitor 2022, first quarter – The EurozonePublications
How has the Netherlands' international trade with the euro zone developed since the introduction of the euro, compared to before and compared to (similar) other countries and territories? How is the Netherlands...
Agricultural exports exceeded 100 billion euros in 2021Articles
Exports of agricultural goods are estimated to have reached 104.7 billion euros in 2021, setting a new record.
Cooperating with scientists and policymakers to measure the economyArticles
Globalisation and digitisation make it increasingly difficult to measure the economy.
The position of the NetherlandsPublications
This edition of the Internationalisation Monitor covers the Dutch position in the world with respect to its degree of economic globalisation.
Internationalisation Monitor 2018, second quarterPublications
In this edition of the Internationalisation Monitor, we focus on the relationship between internationalisation and employment.
Internationalisation Monitor 2022 Q2 – International trade in servicesPublications
In this edition of the Internationalisation Monitor we provide more insight into international trade in services: how did it develop in the past years and what barriers do firms encounter when they want...
Fewer food products crossing the ChannelArticles
In the period January-August 2021, fresh food exports to the UK declined in value by 193 million euros year-on-year.
CBS expert group to focus on how to measure the new economyArticles
CBS expert group to focus on how to measure the new economy
International service trade below pre-pandemic levelArticles
In the first nine months of 2021, exports of services were 1.2 percent up on one year previously and stood at 146.3 billion euros. Imports of services stood at 141.6 billion euros, representing a year-on-year...
Exporting services: challenges to start, and to expandPublications
This publication looks at barriers to international trade in services. The first part focuses on the impact of trade barriers when it comes to the decision of firms to start exporting services to a new...