Acquisition of external knowledge

Description
Expenses of companies with innovation activities for purchase of licensing of patent/non-patents, knowhow, etc.
Area
Innovation activity
Unit Displayed
1000 Euros

Macro Level Data

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Country 2000  2004  2006  2008  2010  2011 
EU27  12,436,324 10,853,153 2,970,469 10,152,385   
EU28  12,436,324 10,853,153 2,996,709 10,190,293 
Austria     146,209 
Belgium  543,643 1,893,648 148,703 204,376 
Bulgaria  13,408 14,287 6,917 34,221 
Croatia    26,240 37,908 
Cyprus  6,826 11,308 14,323 11,442 
Czech Republic  130,684 89,621 106,585 90,136 
Denmark  4,075 324,730 283,938  
Estonia  2,887 6,345 10,259 8,498 
Finland  362,270   163,673 
France  158,656 1,034,493  2,352,785 
Germany  4,471,542 2,949,000  3,406,070 
Greece   33,994 21,993  
Hungary  505,183 43,136 60,052 142,747 
Iceland  2,609      
Ireland  25,235 727,889 699,266 314,899 
Italy  1,667,599 1,942,699  1,067,098 
Latvia  17,069   3,375 
Lithuania  32,704 7,919 5,738 11,836 
Luxembourg  48,079 103,471 98,413 67,190 
Malta  809 1,972 9,987 6,225 
Netherlands  697,756 184,633 208,300 293,959 
Norway  121,728 95,353  75,802 
Poland   230,274 177,018 137,689 
Portugal  200,205 161,875 175,426 55,479 
Romania  51,278 243,411 42,572 35,056 
Serbia      
Slovakia  41,218 55,437 31,149 41,398 
Slovenia  9,017  14,611 24,673 
Spain  798,276 433,374 855,219 982,566 
Sweden   359,637  550,785 
Switzerland      
Turkey    145,582  
United Kingdom  2,647,905    

*Number of countries included in EU27 may vary due to data availability

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