Netherlands Embassy and Consulates China

Trade mission

Minister Ploumen visits China

Dutch and Chinese businesses have signed a number of contracts and cooperation agreements during development minister Lilianne Ploumen’s trade mission to China. In total, the twelve agreements are worth at least half a billion euros. It is expected that their value will continue to rise over the coming years.


The Netherlands

Committed to Peace and Justice

The Netherlands is the only country in the world where promoting international law is enshrined in the constitution. The Kingdom is strongly committed to the international legal order and works actively to promote peace and development worldwide. The Netherlands seeks a world in which people everywhere can be sure that justice will prevail.

Dutch missions

Contact information

The Dutch diplomatic network to China represents Dutch citizens and Dutch interests in China. The netwerk consists of the embassy in Beijing and consulates-general in Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chongqing and Hong Kong, as well as six Netherlands Business Support Offices (NBSO's) in second tier cities.

November 27, 2014 During the 7th annual ACIEN-NFIA meeting on 26 November 2014 in Utrecht, this year's certificate of appreciation for a Chinese FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) Ambassador for the Netherlands was presented to Mrs. Zhao Caiyan. Mrs. Zhao is general manager at the Bank of China (Luxembourg) S.A. Rotterdam Branch and received the certificate from the NFIA Commissioner, Mr. Jeroen Nijland. The framed certificate has been signed by the Dutch minister of Economic Affairs, Mr. Henk Kamp

November 26, 2014 The Cleveringa lecture is a traditional, worldwide event initiated by the Leiden University Foundation and is organized with support of the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Shanghai and the Netherlands Alumni Network in China (NANC) of Neso China. On Monday December 1st, the Leiden Cleveringa Lecture will be held in Shanghai by prof. dr.Carel Stolker, Rector Magnificus and President of Leiden University. Prof.Stolker will give the lecture called "The research university in 2035; scenarios for the future." Besides Leiden alumni, this event is open to all Holland alumni who are interested in this topic.