Economy of Netherlands

Imports
Imports commoditiesmachinery and transport equipment, chemicals, fuels, foodstuffs, clothing
Import partnersGermany 13.8%, China 12%, Belgium 8.4%, UK 6.7%, Russia 6.4%, US 6.1% (2012)
Exports
Exports commoditiesmachinery and equipment, chemicals, fuels; foodstuffs
Export partnersGermany 26.5%, Belgium 13.7%, France 8.8%, UK 8%, Italy 4.5% (2012)
Economy sectors
Agriculture productsgrains, potatoes, sugar beets, fruits, vegetables; livestock
Industrial productsagroindustries, metal and engineering products, electrical machinery and equipment, chemicals, petroleum, construction, microelectronics, fishing
Economy
Unemployment Rate (not seasonally adjusted)6.90 % (2013-11)7.00 % (2013-10)7.00 % (2013-09)6.60 % (2013-08)6.80 % (2013-07)6.60 % (2013-06)
Unemployment Rate (not seasonally adjusted) of Netherlands
Unemployment Rate (seasonally adjusted)7.00 % (2014-05)7.20 % (2014-04)7.20 % (2014-03)7.30 % (2014-02)7.10 % (2014-01)7.00 % (2013-12)6.90 % (2013-11)7.00 % (2013-10)7.00 % (2013-09)7.00 % (2013-08)7.00 % (2013-07)6.80 % (2013-06)
Unemployment Rate (seasonally adjusted) of Netherlands
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold72.0 Billion $ (2013)54.8 Billion $ (2012)51.3 Billion $ (2011)
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold of Netherlands
Harmonized Indices of Consumer Prices0.10 Percentage change m/m-12 (2014-05)0.60 Percentage change m/m-12 (2014-04)0.10 Percentage change m/m-12 (2014-03)0.40 Percentage change m/m-12 (2014-02)0.80 Percentage change m/m-12 (2014-01)1.40 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-12)1.20 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-11)1.30 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-10)2.40 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-09)2.80 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-08)3.10 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-07)
Harmonized Indices of Consumer Prices of Netherlands
Inflation2.50 % (2013)2.80 % (2012)2.30 % (2011)
Inflation of Netherlands
Unemployment8.30 % (2013)5.30 % (2012)5.80 % (2011)
Unemployment of Netherlands
GDP - Official Exchange Rate722 Billion $ (2013)760 Billion $ (2012)833 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of Netherlands
GDP growth rate-0.80 % (2013)-1.20 % (2012)1.10 % (2011)
GDP growth rate of Netherlands
GDP per Capita (PPP)43,404 $ (2013)43,300 $ (2012)42,700 $ (2011)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of Netherlands
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity700 Billion $ (2013)696 Billion $ (2012)713 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of Netherlands
GDP PPP per land area16.8 Million $ per square kilometer (2013)16.7 Million $ per square kilometer (2012)17.2 Million $ per square kilometer (2011)
GDP PPP per land area of Netherlands
ElectricityBanking
Central bank discount rate0.75 % (2013)1.50 % (2012)1.75 % (2010)
Central bank discount rate of Netherlands
Commercial bank prime lending rate2.30 % (2013)2.65 % (2012)3.18 % (2011)
Commercial bank prime lending rate of Netherlands
GDP decomposition by sector
Agriculture % of GDP2.60 % (2013)2.50 % (2012)
Industry % of GDP25.4 % (2013)24.9 % (2012)
Services % of GDP72.1 % (2013)72.6 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals11.7 Million (2012)11.3 Million (2011)10.9 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Netherlands
International tourism, number of departures18.6 Million (2012)18.6 Million (2011)18.4 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of departures of Netherlands
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio69.8 % (2012)67.1 % (2011)65.5 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Netherlands
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Public debt (Percentage of GDP)74.3 % of GDP (2013)71.1 % of GDP (2012)65.1 % of GDP (2011)
Public debt (Percentage of GDP) of Netherlands
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP)9.45 % of GDP (2012)9.47 % of GDP (2011)7.43 % of GDP (2010)
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Netherlands
Current Account Balance (Total)65.9 Billion $ (2013)77.0 Billion $ (2012)70.9 Billion $ (2011)
Current Account Balance (Total) of Netherlands
External Debt (Total)2.35 Trillion $ (2013)2.49 Trillion $ (2012)2.66 Trillion $ (2011)
External Debt (Total) of Netherlands
External Debt (Percentage of GDP)325 % of GDP (2013)327 % of GDP (2012)319 % of GDP (2011)
External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of Netherlands
External Debt per Capita140 Thousand $ (2013)149 Thousand $ (2012)158 Thousand $ (2011)
External Debt per Capita of Netherlands