An Agrifood Powerhouse
The Netherlands is a world leader in the agrifood industry, boasting more than 4,150 companies –from farm to fork.
Twelve of the world’s largest agrifood companies have major production or R&D sites in Holland, including Cargill, Heinz, Monsanto, Unilever, Mead Johnson, ConAgra, Mars and many more. Long Europe’s trading crossroads, the Netherlands is a smart choice to locate a pan-European operation — whether it’s a European headquarters, a shared services center, a customer
care center, a distribution and logistics operation, or an R&D facility.
Fueled by world-class research institutes for food innovation, medical universities and numerous public private partnerships between science, industry and government, the Netherlands has the 2nd highest private R&D investment in agrifood in Europe.