Brothers in Arms

Table 1 Specification of the Dutch defence-related industry Feature Number of companies 290 % defence-related companies performing civil work 92 Defence-related turnover in 2006 € 3.56 billion Defence-related turnover as % of total turnover 4% Volume of defence-related exports € 1.58 billion Number of defence-related fte employees 16.740 Number of defence-related fte positions 15.770 Number of defence-related fte positions in R&D 3.400 Source EIM 2008.