For businesses looking to service markets in the EU, the Middle East and Africa, the Netherlands represents an excellent location from both a logistical and quality of life perspective. Remarkably for its size, the Netherlands is among the world’s 10 leading exporters, which is indicative of the highly efficient and advanced transport infrastructure available to traders.
With some of the world’s most popular tourist destinations within its borders, tourism is a massive industry in the Netherlands. Services are the Netherlands largest economic sector and account for as much as 70% of country’s GDP. The largest industries in the country include trade, transport, telecommunications, construction and banking.
While not an especially resource-rich area, the Netherlands has established itself as one of the world’s leading exporters of natural gas, mostly extracted from reserves which were discovered in in the 1950s, in Groningen Province
. The country is also well positioned to offer oil refining service to major oil drilling companies, which operate off the North Sea Coast.
Home to a number of well-developed cities which offer colourful heritages, reliable services and world-class infrastructure, alongside breathtaking natural and architectural beauty, the Netherlands is the perfect location for companies who want access to a diverse and dynamic market, with the lifestyle that comes with living in one of Europes most treasured areas.
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