Country Profile


The Netherlands is one of the most important countries to Britain for reciprocal trade.

The Anglo-Dutch trading and economic relationship go back to the 1600s!

Given the geographic proximity, well-established transport connections and similar cultures, the Netherlands will remain a key destination for UK business for many years to come.

UK Imports from Netherlands

Total Value:

£31.7 billion / 6.65% of all UK Imports

Top 5 Imports are:

  1. Refined Oil
  2. Cars
  3. Pharmaceuticals
  4. Telecoms & Sound Equipment
  5. Miscellaneous Electrical Goods

UK Exports to Netherlands

Total Value:

£27 billion / 8.20% of all UK Exports

Top 5 Exports are:

  1. Crude Oil
  2. Refined Oil
  3. Pharmaceuticals 
  4. Mechanical Power Generators 
  5. Gas

Key Facts about
🇳🇱 Netherlands:

Local UK Business Group:

Netherlands British Chamber of Commerce

Benoordenhoutseweg 21-23
2596 BA The Hague

Tel: +31-(0)70-2055656


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