Netherlands has a very open and prosperous economy. It mostly depends on foreign trade.
The main industries in Netherlands are petroleum refining, food processing,
electrical machinery, and chemicals.
The largest companies in Netherlands are Royal Dutch Shell Group (Oil & gas),
ING Group (Financial), Fortis (Financial), ABN-Amro Holding (Banking), Aegon (Insurance),
Philips Group (Conglomerates), EADS (Aerospace & defense), and Mittal Steel (Materials).