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Chemical: Inorganic Materials, Industry Glass & Ceramics

With companies like Royal Dutch Shell, Royal DSM and AkzoNobel, The Netherlands have a long and vast history in chemical industries. That has led to high quality technical education and an innovative state of the art research & development base supported by the Dutch government.

Within this sector one can find a range of activities including:

  • Mining
  • Processing of natural materials (metal ores and deposits)
  • Processing of natural stone
  • Glass production (industrial & artistic)
  • Pottery
  • Glazing & vitreous
  • Silver and gold jewellery
  • Gemstones

Please open the sector sheet on the right side of this page to find out more.