Wales is situated in the west of the UK. Its capital, Cardiff, is the main economic centre and financial services is one of the most important sectors. Agriculture and wind power facilities (both onshore and offshore) also play an important role.
Through the Digital Development Fund, the Welsh government is positioning Wales as a base for digital businesses.
The Netherlands is Wales’ fifth largest export destination.
Population: 3,1 miljoen
Surface area: 20.761 km2
Major cities: Cardiff, Swansea & Newport
Gross Added Value (2017): £62,190 million (£ 19,899 per capita)
Value: £17.556 million (3,8% of total UK imports )
Main partners: United States, Germany and China
Main products: machinery & transport equipment,fossif fuels
Value: £16.429 million (5% of overall UK exports )
Main partners: Germany, France, United States
Main products: machinery & transport equipment, chemicals
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