Retail trade; turnover changes, index 2015=100Figures
Retail trade. Turnover: index 2015 = 100, change By activity (SIC 2008).
Retail trade; turnover changes internet sales, index 2015=100Figures
Internet sales retail trade. Turnover: index 2015 = 100, change. By activity (SIC 2008).
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.
Import value of goods (trade)Other
The value of all goods brought into the Dutch economy for consumption. This is the case when import duties and national taxes have been paid. For imports from EU countries this is the value of the goods...
Dutch digital skills at the top in EuropeArticles
The Netherlands ranks among the top of EU countries with the largest share of inhabitants who are proficient in using the internet, computers and software (digital skills).
International trade; Dutch export specialisation with respect to the EUFigures
Balassa index, share in total exports, exports of Dutch products and re-exports broken down by the Chapters of the Harmonised System.
Over 10 million air passengers in Q1 2022Articles
In Q1 2022, the five major airports of the Netherlands handled altogether 10.1 million passengers. This is almost five times as many as in Q1 2021.
84 percent of sunflower oil imports in 2021 came from UkraineArticles
In 2021, Ukraine was the largest supplier of crude sunflower oil and maize to the Netherlands.
The Netherlands is the EU’s largest meat exporterArticles
In 2020, the Netherlands exported 8.8 billion euros worth of meat, making it the biggest exporter of meat in the EU.
Bonaire’s international goods trade up by a fifth in 2021Articles
On Bonaire, the value of both imports and exports of goods increased by one fifth relative to 2020 last year.
Over 3 thousand companies exported to Russia in 2021Articles
In 2021, more than 3,000 enterprises in the Netherlands exported goods to Russia. Forty percent were active in wholesale trade and 10 percent in the machinery industry
Sharpest decline in inbound goods transport since the 2009 economic crisisArticles
In 2020, altogether 601 billion kg of goods arrived in the Netherlands.
Increase in Dutch house prices among the highest in the EUArticles
In Q2 2021, transaction prices of both new and existing owner-occupied dwellings in the Netherlands were on average 12.8 percent higher relative to one year previously.
Dutch house price increase among EU top fiveArticles
The house price index, which uses transaction prices of both new and existing owner-occupied dwellings, was up by nearly 19 percent year on year in Q4 2021.
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.
Avocado imports up by 19 percent in 2020Articles
More and more, the Netherlands has developed into a gateway to Europe for avocados from around the world.
Dutch goods trade above pre-pandemic level in first half of 2021Articles
In the first six months of 2021, goods exports were up by 42 billion euros relative to one year previously. Goods imports increased by 35 billion euros.
87 percent of imports from Russia are mineral fuelsArticles
In 2021, the value of Dutch goods imports from Russia stood at 18.4 billion euros. Of this amount, 87 percent represented mineral fuels, of which over half was crude oil and the remainder were primarily...
Economy in Q1 2022 the same size as in the previous quarterArticles
According to the first quarterly estimate , gross domestic product (GDP) remained virtually unchanged in Q1 2022 relative to the previous quarter.
Fewer bankruptcies compared to many EU countriesArticles
The number of bankruptcies in the Netherlands is at a historically low level. Since the coronavirus crisis started, this number has been declining each quarter.
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.