Overall, Dutch businesses are highly sophisticated (4th) and innovative (9th), and the country is rapidly and aggressively h
arnessing new technologies for productivity improvements (9th).
Its excellent educational system (ranked 5th for health and primary education and 6th for its higher education and training) and efficient markets—especially its goods market (6th)—are highly supportive of business activity.
Last but not least, the quality of its infrastructure is among the best in the world, reflecting excellent facilities for maritime, air, and railroad transport, ranked 1st, 4th, and 9th, respectively.
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