U.S. Trade with Netherlands in 2022
Top 10 Exports to Netherlands in 2022
|Commodity||Total Value (USD)||Total Volume (Metric Tons)||10-Year Average Value (USD)||10-Year Growth|
|Soybeans||$914.85 Million||1.49 Million||$604.87 Million||905%|
|Tree Nuts||$441.82 Million||80,703||$385.97 Million||62%|
|Fish and Seafood||$424.16 Million||97,402||$276.81 Million||148%|
|Forest Products||$312.47 Million||---||$83.62 Million||648%|
|Ethanol (non-bev.)||$239.19 Million||---||$93.64 Million||710%|
|Beef & Beef Products||$184.78 Million||12,897||$138.77 Million||41%|
|Distilled Spirits||$171.43 Million||---||$75.21 Million||193%|
|Dextrins, Peptones, & Proteins||$170.86 Million||16,274||$134.61 Million||71%|
|Food Preparations||$167.24 Million||14,023||$194.15 Million||15%|
|Other Intermediate Products||$164.93 Million||68,556||$115.88 Million||85%|
Data and Analysis
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Netherlands: The Dutch Impose a Single Use Plastic Levy
On July 1, the Netherlands introduced a Single Use Plastic (SUP) levy. The new measure stems from the European Union’s (EU) Directive on Single Use Plastics (SUP), which aims to reduce the impact of single-use plastic on the environment.
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Netherlands: Retail Foods
The turnover of the Dutch retail sector was valued at $48.7 billion in 2022. The sector is relatively consolidated, with the two largest food retailers controlling almost 60 percent of the market. Retail prices of some basic shopping items increased by 15 percent, resulting in consumers visiting multiple supermarkets and increasingly choosing private label products.
International Agricultural Trade Report
New Opportunities Arise in the Netherlands Post-Pandemic
Since the Netherlands lifted all COVID-19 related restrictions at the end of February 2022 and most people returned to the workplace, new opportunities continue to emerge for U.S. agricultural products. Consumers are especially interested in healthier, more convenient, nutritious, and high-quality products.
News and Features
April 17, 2023
USDA Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Under Secretary Taylor Launches Trade Mission to the Netherlands
Under Secretary Alexis Taylor is in Amsterdam with agribusinesses, farm organizations, and state government leaders on a trade mission to expand economic opportunities for American agriculture.
April 6, 2023
USDA Under Secretary Taylor to Lead Netherlands Trade Mission
U.S. Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Alexis M. Taylor will lead USDA’s first-ever regional agribusiness trade mission to the Netherlands between April 17-20.
January 12, 2023
USDA Accepting Applications for Netherlands Agribusiness Trade Mission
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service is accepting applications from U.S. exporters for its first-ever regional agricultural trade mission to Amsterdam, Netherlands, April 17 – 20, 2023.