Netherlands Balance of Trade  1960-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The Dutch trade surplus decreased to EUR 4.10 billion in December of 2017 from EUR 5.05 billion in the same month a year ago. Imports rose 4.2 percent to EUR 34.20 billion, boosted by purchases of mineral fuels and lubricants (10.8 percent); machinery and transport equipment (6.4 percent) and miscellaneous manufactured articles (4.2 percent). Imports from the EU jumped 4.2 percent and those from countries outside the EU increased 1.7 percent. Meantime, exports advanced 1.1 percent to EUR 38.30 billion, led by higher sales of manufactured articles (5.1 percent); crude materials (4.8 percent) and mineral fuels and lubricants (4.1 percent). Exports to countries outside the EU grew 2.7 percent and those to the EU went up 1.1 percent. Considering full 2017, the trade surplus widened to EUR 58.67 billion from EUR 52.36 billion in 2016. Balance of Trade in Netherlands averaged 1103.49 EUR Million from 1960 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 6619.50 EUR Million in June of 2017 and a record low of -907.60 EUR Million in May of 1993.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-12-14 05:30 AM Balance of Trade €5.16B €6.24B €4.4B
2018-01-18 05:30 AM Balance of Trade €6.04B €4.87B €4.8B
2018-02-14 08:30 AM Balance of Trade €4.1B €5.92B €5.5B
2018-03-15 05:30 AM Balance of Trade €4.1B € 4.9B
2018-04-13 04:30 AM Balance of Trade € 4.9B
2018-05-15 04:30 AM Balance of Trade € 4.8B


Netherlands Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 4104.00 5919.70 6619.50 -907.60 EUR Million [+]
Exports 38299.00 42613.00 43478.80 494.60 EUR Million [+]
Imports 34195.00 36693.00 37241.00 584.90 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 18090.30 14974.90 20970.90 -2389.10 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 8.40 8.80 10.40 -1.00 percent [+]
External Debt 3888307.70 3916583.70 3916583.70 1818325.30 EUR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 99.50 102.40 104.90 92.50 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows 9610.10 7308.20 38120.90 -45850.60 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 47.00 41.70 171.00 0.00 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 612.45 612.45 911.82 612.45 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 2.41 0.86 2.78 0.18 [+]
Weapons Sales 466.00 474.00 1209.00 5.00 USD Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 15.00 17.00 87.00 11.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 57588.90 28777.30 189388.00 -75406.60 EUR Million [+]

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Netherlands Balance of Trade

The Netherlands is an export-oriented economy and derives more than two-thirds of its GDP from the merchandise trade. Main exports are: machinery and transport equipment (28 percent of total exports), mineral fuels (23 percent), food (11 percent), clothing and footwear (10 percent) and pharmaceuticals (5 percent). Netherlands main imports are: fuel (29 percent of total imports), machinery (26 percent) and food and live animals (8.6 percent). Main trading partners are Germany (24 percent of total exports and 17 percent of imports) and Belgium (12 percent of exports and 10 percent imports). Others include: China, France, United Kingdom and United States. This page provides the latest reported value for - Netherlands Balance of Trade - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Netherlands Balance of Trade - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4104.00 5919.70 6619.50 -907.60 1960 - 2017 EUR Million Monthly




balance of trade by Country
Country Last
Australia -1358.00 Dec/17
Brazil 2768.44 Jan/18
Canada -3186.30 Dec/17
China 203.40 Jan/18
Euro Area 25414.60 Dec/17
France -3468.00 Dec/17
Germany 18226.00 Dec/17
India -16298.47 Jan/18
Indonesia -676.90 Jan/18
Italy 5253.08 Dec/17
Japan -943.42 Jan/18
Mexico -156.97 Dec/17
Netherlands 4104.00 Dec/17
Russia 13700.00 Dec/17
South Korea 3700.00 Jan/18
Spain -1621000.00 Nov/17
Switzerland 2632.00 Dec/17
Turkey -9206.19 Dec/17
United Kingdom -4896.00 Dec/17
United States -53118.00 Dec/17


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