Automotive industry and technology in the Netherlands

RAI Automotive Industry NL: RAI Automotive Industry NL is the cluster organization of the Dutch
automotive & mobility industry, knowledge institutes and governments with more than 200
members. The Dutch Automotive industry has a yearly turnover of about € 20 billion, almost
90% is destined for export. 


RAI Automotive Industry NL promotes and presents the Dutch automotive sector national as well as international. At OEMs, automotive suppliers, cluster organizations and governments. An important base is formed by the national innovative
high tech ecosystem where industry, knowledge institutes and government work together.


RAI Automotive Industry NL is part of the RAI Association which has a history of 125 years.

The focus areas of RAI Automotive Industry NL are:

- Green Mobility

- Smart Mobility

- Materials & Manufacturing

- Internationalization

- Human Capital 


The goal of RAI Automotive Industry NL is: 

- to stimulate collaboration and innovation in the automotive sector 
- Ensuring the link between education and the needs of the automotive sector
- Contributing to knowledge development within the Automotive sector.
- Positioning the Dutch Automotive sector (internationally)

- Strengthen the Dutch Automotive sector 

- Connecting the Triple Helix technologies and interests 

- Business development

RAI Automotive Industry NL is located in Helmond at the Automotive Campus, in the Brainport Area. Its headquarters is in Amsterdam (RAI Association). 


The national Automotive industry has great potential for growth and contributes to solving social problems in the field of safety, sustainability and mobility.