Key sectors in the Netherlands

The Netherlands is one of the twenty largest economies in the world and is a leading global knowledge economy. Holland has a longstanding history of invention, moving around the oceans of the world, trading with other countries. In times of global, social and economic challenges, the Dutch find ways of how innovation and entrepreneurship can continue to grow.

In order to remain a leader in solving global challenges, the Dutch focus lies on measures for all businesses and nine key sectors in particular.  Explore the different sectors of the Dutch economy below, which provide general fact sheets and analyses.