Cutting-edge tech made this tiny country a major exporter of food

By Ramya


Is the Netherlands the 2nd largest exporter of food? 

Farming for the future: why the Netherlands is the second largest food exporter in the world

How the Netherlands became the world's second largest agricultural exporter? 

Mostly the agriculture sector in the Netherlands is mechanized and computerized therefore only 2 % of the labor force is being employed but still large surplus food is produced.

Is the 2nd largest producer of agricultural products? 

China, India, the United States, and Brazil are the world's top agricultural producers, in that order.

What are the top 5 exports of Netherlands? 

Main exports are: machinery and transport equipment (28 percent of total exports), mineral fuels (23 percent), food (11 percent), clothing and footwear (10 percent) and pharmaceuticals (5 percent).

Which European country has the highest agricultural exports? 

The Netherlands are almost the world's largest exporter of agricultural products! How did that happen? The Netherlands are almost the world's largest exporter of agricultural products!

Which country is advanced in agriculture? 

USA. The United States is well-known for its agricultural research and produces some of its most advanced agricultural technology. The major crops in the United States are sugar cane, potatoes, coffee, sugar beets, and bananas.

Why is the Netherlands the largest food exporter? 

How does the Netherlands maintain such high agriculture surpluses? For starters, the flat land and fertile soil, coupled with a moderate climate makes for good farming conditions, where growing plants, crops and rearing animals, such as poultry and pigs can be done effectively and with relative ease.