Strong growth of Dutch exports

The volume of Dutch exports of goods was up by 5.4 percent in July 2015 from July 2014.

Stronger growth

The volume of Dutch exports of goods was up by 5.4 percent in July 2015 from July 2014. This growth is stronger than in the preceding five months, according to Statistics Netherlands, and most substantial in the exports of transport equipment, machines and devices. Both exports of Dutch products and re-exports were higher than one year previously. The volume of imports was up by 0.5 percent from July 2014. In July 2015, Dutch manufacturers exported more transport equipment, especially ships. There was a significant increase in exports of machines and devices as well. Most of these goods were Dutch manufactured.

Source: Statistics Netherlands