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Economic Update Dutch version

Monthly Update The Netherlands

Economic growth for 2010 amounted to 1.7%. World trade remained the driver of the economy through last year. Despite an increase in production and producer confidence, industrial entrepreneurs remained reluc¬tant to invest.

Economic Quarterly Report Dutch version

The Netherlands: Who will take over the driver’s seat?

After contracting sharply by 3.9% in 2009, the Dutch economy grew in real terms by 1.7% in 2010.While the recovery has so far been driven primarily by exports, the Netherlands will not be able to count on as much growth from abroad in the years ahead.