Source: CIA World Factbook
Market-Specific Information -Netherlands
Netherlands' National Standards Body:
Nederlands Normalisatie-instituut (NEN)
NL-2623 AX Delft
P.O. Box 5059
NL-2600 GB Delft
Tel: +31 15 2 690 390
Fax: +31 15 2 690 190
Doing Business in the Netherlands: 2012 Country Commercial Guide for U.S. Companies
An excerpt from U.S. Commercial Service's 2012 Country Commercial Guide providing an overview of the Netherlands' standards and conformity assessment activities.
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U.S. Commercial Service in the Netherlands
Provides additional information on doing business in the Netherlands.