Trade Balance in Netherlands

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Netherlands - Trade Balance (Euros)

Economic growth moderated significantly in the third quarter, expanding at the softest rate since the second quarter of 2016 to match the Eurozone’s anemic average. Weaker expansions in both domestic and external demand led the deceleration, although private consumption and goods exports buttressed the economy in the quarter. Household expenditure picked up pace and offset flat growth in government consumption and a contraction in fixed investment. Similarly, resilient growth in goods exports cancelled out a marked contraction in services exports and contributed positively to economic growth despite accelerating import growth and lingering global trade tensions. Looking at the final quarter, consumer confidence edged down in October but remained elevated. This, coupled with low unemployment levels, bodes well for the continuation of healthy household expenditure growth. In addition, business confidence was largely unchanged in the same month and operating conditions in the manufacturing sector improved at a robust pace, although remained at a near two-year low.

Netherlands - Trade Balance (EUR) Data

2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  
Trade Balance (EUR billion)46.7  51.0  46.8  51.8  56.9  

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Netherlands Trade Balance (EUR) Chart

Netherlands Trade
Note: Trade balance (in EUR bn).
Source: Statistics Netherlands and Met the why particular calculations.

Netherlands Facts

Bond Yield0.425.70 %Dec 13
Exchange Rate1.130.65 %Dec 14
Stock Market507-0.57 %Dec 14

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