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The corona crisis and international business

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Netherlands Chamber of Commerce, KVK

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, each country has taken measures to help entrepreneurs cope with the crisis. The consequences for your business depend on the measures taken by the country you do business in or with. The European Commission also launched a package of measures to support businesses, plus guidelines to continue to ensure free movement of goods.

Re-open Europe: EU travel information website

The EU website Re-open Europe allows you to find all the up-to-date travel advice and information on rules and restrictions on the EU Member States.

Corona and doing business abroad

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), together with the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and their network of embassies and consulates general, have collected information on various countries. Learn more about doing business throughout Europe and with other countries around the world.

European Commission initiatives

The European Commission has taken extensive measures to help reduce the impact of the coronavirus on health and economy across the EU. These are divided into different areas:

Travel restrictions and exemptions

As of 17 September 2022, the Netherlands has lifted the EU entry ban. This means that no Covid-related restrictions or requirements apply for travelling into the Netherlands, regardless of where you travel from. Read the article on Travelling to the Netherlands from abroad for detailed information.

If you want to travel from the Netherlands to a foreign country, please use the travel advice website to check the situation in that country and the countries you will be passing through.

This information is provided by

Netherlands Chamber of Commerce, KVK
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