Trade and investment in the Netherlands for business people from Ireland

Do you want to invest in the Netherlands? Dutch businesses can work with you in the fields of water, food, energy and more.

Trade and investment in the Netherlands

Investing in the Netherlands

There are plenty of reasons to invest in the Netherlands, for example:

  • Its geographical location, on the coast of Western Europe, means the Netherlands has 500 million potential customers close by.
  • Infrastructure is highly developed and includes Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, the Port of Rotterdam, roads, railway lines and broadband access.
  • Dutch people have a high level of education thanks to the excellent education system. Around 90% of Dutch people speak English and many also speak other foreign languages.

Trade and investment

Dutch companies can work with you on global challenges in the fields of water, food, energy, health and security.

At Hollandtradeandinvest.nl you can find examples of Dutch solutions in these fields.

Information for businesses from this country or region

Dutch companies have invested a great deal in Ireland, including in infrastructure, hydraulic engineering, foodstuffs, chemicals and energy.

The Netherlands is a major trading partner for Ireland, and the sixth largest importer of Irish goods. The Netherlands imports mainly medical equipment, and exports mainly medicines and pharmaceutical products to Ireland.