Netherlands Embassy in Seoul South Korea
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The Korean economy is the 12th largest economy in the world, when classified according to purchasing power parity (PPP). Important sectors for Korea are semiconductors, electronics, cars, shipbuilding and steel.
Both Korea and the Netherlands are looking abroad for further progress. The Netherlands Network for Innovation, Technology and Science (NL-NITS) can help you to find the answer to your technology question about either the Netherlands or Korea.
The Agricultural Department represents the Netherlands Ministry of Economic Affairs in Korea and Taiwan, in the fields of agriculture, nature and food quality.
February 24, 2017 From March 6th until March 10th the first round of the World Baseball Classic, the Baseball World Cup, will be played in the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul. Team Kingdom of the Netherlands will play in Group A together with South Korea, Chinese Taipei and Israel.
February 1, 2017 From 9 to 12 February, the World Single Distances Speed Skating Championships will be held at the Gangneung Oval in Gangneung. This is a test event for PyeongChang Olympic Games organized by the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games to smooth out operations in advance of the Olympic Games.
- Agri & food exports achieve record high in 2016
- Evaluation of the EU-Korea Free Trade Agreement
- Visit of HRH Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands to promote startup cooperation between the Netherlands and Korea
- Visit Minister Blok
- Response Dutch PM Rutte on first results criminal investigation MH17