Netherlands GDP Growth Rate
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Netherlands contracted 0.60 percent in the first quarter of 2014 over the previous quarter. GDP Growth Rate in Netherlands averaged 0.52 Percent from 1988 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 2 Percent in the second quarter of 1996 and a record low of -2.20 Percent in the first quarter of 2009. GDP Growth Rate in Netherlands is reported by the Statistics Netherlands.
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The Netherlands is the fifth largest economy in the Euro Zone and the third largest exporter in the region. The economy is dependent on foreign trade and derives more than 65 percent of GDP from both port activities and merchandise exports. The port of Rotterdam is the largest port in Europe and the third busiest in the world. The Netherlands’ economy is also noted for its stability, high skilled workforce and developed infrastructure. As a result, the country is the sixth biggest destination of foreign direct investment in the world. This page provides - Netherlands GDP Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.