Survey on the International Trade in Services
The international trade in services is of major importance for the Dutch economy. Information about the international trade in services provides insight in the economic relations of the Netherlands with other countries. Statistics Netherlands seeks to meet the need for information about the international trade in services by directly approaching Dutch enterprises and by obtaining data through De Nederlandsche Bank and NBTC-NIPO.
Results of this survey
Reporting with the questionnaire
To open the online questionnaire please go to https://onderzoek.cbs.nl/IDU2013.
The letter you received included your User name and the Access code.
Translation of the Dutch letter about International trade in services (PDF - 38 kB).
Please Note: you will receive new access codes each quarter!
If you lost your access codes, please request new codes here.
If you need more than 350 lines to enter the import or export data, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at +3145 570 75 20.
Reporting with the standard record lay-out
This is the most attractive way for enterprises with different types of services and imports and exports to many countries. If you want to report data through your own administrative software please check chapter 3 of the International Trade in Services Manual. Please contact us by e-mail (email@example.com) or telephone (+3145 570 75 20) if you need the instruction International trade in services.
This manual shows which specifications you need to build a software program for submitting the statistical data on the International Trade in Services. You can upload and send us your data through a secure internet link.
Frequently asked questions on this survey
Which country codes were changed in 2013?
|Country|| Country code 2012||Country code 2013
|Europese Stabiliteitsmechanisme (ESM)
I can generate quarterly standard record lay-out files myself. How do I obtain the necessary numbers (PSI/agent, Statistics Netherlands registration number etc.)?
You can get these numbers by emailing your request to firstname.lastname@example.org
I can generate a standard record lay-out file with data on a given quarter. How can I mail this file to Statistics Netherlands?
You can upload this file to Statistics Netherlands. You do not need any specific software for this. You can upload files by creating a secure link to Statistics Netherlands through your internet browser. The HTTPS protocol (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure) takes care of a secure data exchange via the Internet.
Each file must fully comply with Chapter 3 of the Manual on the International trade in Services.
Uploading files requires a survey code, name and password. If you want to use the upload facility please email email@example.com, with subject IDG. In this email you should also include:
Statistics Netherlands registration number,
Name of the company PSI/Agent,
Address of the PSI/Agent,
Name, email address and telephone number of the contact.
We will then email you the survey code, login name and password as well as the internet link.
Can I get an extension of the period for submitting the questionnaire?
Yes it is possible to get a limited extension for submitting the questionnaire. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The activities of my company have ended (bankruptcy, closed down, merger, take over or sale), what do I have to do for CBS?
When one of these situations applies to you, please report this by emailing email@example.com
and state the reasons why the activities ended.
If you have any further questions about the questionnaire, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
or by telephone at +3145 5707520.
For other questions please contact the CBS Contact Center at http://www.cbsvooruwbedrijf.nl/contactcenter
or phone during office hours on week days:
- +3145 5706400 (9-5) for general questions
- +3145 5706627 (10-12 and 2-4) for technical questions.