International trade with Brazil remains limited
Brazil is a relatively small trading partner for the Netherlands. In 2007, the Netherlands imported goods worth of 3.9 billion euro from Brazil, i.e. 1.3 percent of total Dutch imports.
Foreign holidays account for higher CO2 emissions
In 2008, Dutch holiday travellers emitted 15.6 billion kilograms of CO2 into the atmosphere, 8 percent of total Dutch CO2 emissions and an increase by more than 16 percent in comparison to 2002....
Integration of international trade and transport flow statistics for the Netherlands
This report describes research which focused on integrating transport and trade statistics to construct a complete and consistent database on the volume of trade and transport.
Where are the consequences of globalisation for the Netherlands described?
The main research findings of the economic globalisation studies by Statistics Netherlands have been published annually since 2007 in the Internationalisation Monitor. More news and figures can be...
What is the Balassa index?
The Balassa index measures the degree of specialisation of Dutch export products.
Dutch Foreign Trade and Development Minister visits CBS
Dutch Foreign Trade and Development Minister visits CBS to discuss international topics.
The Netherlands earns billions in agro-sector exports
Agro-sector exports were valued at over 45 billion euros in 2014, earning almost 29 bn euros in revenues.
Agriculture accounts for over half of trade surplus
The agricultural surplus ion the trade balance 26.1 bn euros versus 47.5 bn euros for all goods.