Hi-tech exports reached 63.6 USD bil in 2017 in Netherlands, according to World Bank. This is 19.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, hi-tech exports in Netherlands reached an all time high of 70.3 USD bil in 2014 and an all time low of 9.00 USD bil in 1988. When compared to Netherlands's main peers, hi-tech exports in Belgium amounted to 30.7 USD bil, 7.46 USD bil in Denmark, 172 USD bil in Germany and 68.6 USD bil in United Kingdom in 2017.
Netherlands has been ranked 11th within the group of 129 countries we follow in terms of hi-tech exports, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
High-technology exports are products with high R&D intensity, such as in aerospace, computers, pharmaceuticals, scientific instruments, and electrical machinery.