The Netherlands Consulate General in Chicago United States

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Economic Ties

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(Washington, D.C.) — The economic ties between the Netherlands and the US keep growing stronger, a new digital report by the Royal Netherlands Embassy shows.

6/19/14

Key Topics

Food & Nutrition

Food is a major industry in the Netherlands, which is the world’s second largest agricultural exporter behind only the United States. Food accounts for more than 21 percent of Holland’s exports and 10 percent of the nation’s gross domestic product.

Dutch Culture USA

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Dutch Culture USA is the division of the Kingdom of the Netherlands’ government that supports and promotes arts and culture from the Netherlands, including the Caribbean territories, in the United States.

The Netherlands Consulate General in Chicago

Address
303 E. Wacker Drive
Suite 2600
Chicago, IL 60601
United States
Phone

(+1) 877-388 2443

July 28, 2014 Prime Minister Mark Rutte gave a press conference Sunday evening on the Ukraine air disaster following an extra cabinet meeting in the Catshuis. "Over the past few days, we have thoroughly examined all options for bringing the victims’ remains back to the Netherlands from the crash site as quickly and safely as possible. We have come to the conclusion that gaining the military upper hand by means of an international mission in this region is unrealistic."

July 25, 2014 Prime Minister Mark Rutte held a press conference on the Ukraine air disaster Thursday evening, and said the Dutch government would have to operate cautiously, while at the same time maintaining a great sense of urgency.