The Netherlands – Access door to Europe – 500 million consumers
Free trade agreements
High consumption power
8º importer and 8º (re-)exporter worldwide
Cosmopolitan and demanding: european test market by excellence
The preferred and leading country for the establishment of European headquarters of companies
Avant-garde logistics and distribution center for Europe
Competitive advantages and government support for efficient import-export business development
Neuralgic center of innovation, sustainability, creative industries, digitalization, agro-food, ITC, medical devices, etc ...
What sectors of opportunity to export?
Dutch areas of expertise?
Opportunities for my company?
Why to diversify?
Sectors of Opportunity
Here are some examples of areas of opportunity:
- Information and communication technologies (ICT)
- Medical devices
- Medicinal plants
- Creative industries
- Organic food / Agro food
- Consumer products for e-commerce platforms
- Textile industry
- Other products of consolidated export companies, innovative, niche, etc.
Dutch areas of expertise
The Netherlands is a leading country when it comes to efficiency, innovation, and transfer of knowledge.
We can assist you in designing a program and put you in contact with the most suitable parties and in finding the ways for benefiting from aid programs.
Following some examples of areas/keywords of knowledge:
- Agriculture and horticulture (organic farming, vertical farming, low energy greenhouses, safe and sustainable crop protection, seeds improvement, etc.)
- Water (Management & treatment)
- Energy (wind and photovoltaic)
- Waste management and recycling
- Circular economy
- Smart cities
- Highly specialized SMEs, in very diverse sectors
Are there opportunities for my company?
The European market has a consumers profile with an average higher purchasing power than the rest of the world. Furthermore, being in continuous search for interesting, different and quality products and concepts, representing an attractive alternative for consolidated exporters and innovative – niche companies. Even if your company is not included within the traditional export opportunity sectors, it is highly recommended to explore the potential of your offer by making a direct approach to the market and explore on matters like export potential, strategic alliances, transfer of knowledge, etc.
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It is evident that the constant threats of the United States to suddenly impose tariff increases in countries such as Mexico and China, jeopardize the stability of exporting companies, which requires to look for alternatives that ensure continuity or growth of their export activity
The European market offers a great opportunity. A large market, with high purchasing power and, in some cases, little explored by exporters with high potential but concentrated in selling to neighboring countries
What is the most efficient, economical and fastest way to discover the potential of my company in Europe?
The Trade Missions and the participation in Trade Fairs / Exhibitions (sector pavilion / country or individual stand) are two formulas of approach to the market that offer governments and companies direct contact with the destination market and with counterparts that fulfill the desired profile in the country of destination.