Did you know that the world’s longest submarine power cable, 580 km long, stretches from Norway to the Netherlands? Or that parts of Amsterdam are built upon Norwegian timber, imported in the 16th century? As you can read in our article about the relationship between Norway and the Netherlands, the two countries enjoy long-standing, positive bilateral relations. Not only is the Netherlands one of Norway’s most important trading partners – we also share many of the same values and often cooperate internationally. Defense cooperation, cultural exchange and energy are other areas of close bilateral ties.
Dear visitor, welcome to the website of the Norwegian Embassy in The Hague! The positive relationship between Norway and the Netherlands goes back a long time and spans many different areas.