Tagged: Export

Slowdown in the Norwegian economy

Annual gross domestic product (GDP) measured in constant prices fell for the first time in 20 years. Both GDP and GDP Mainland Norway fell by 1.5 percent from 2008 to 2009. The downturn in...

Accelerating Norwegian salmon exports

Exports of Norwegian salmon in August totalled NOK 1.9 billion, reports Norwegian Seafood Export Council. This is an increase of NOK 529 million or 39% compared to the same month last year. The volume of...

Nordea: Brighter outlook for Nordic exports

An improved outlook for the global economy will brighten the outlook for Nordic exports in the coming months. Still, a turn for the better in unemployment in the Nordic countries is not to be...

July record for Norwegian clipfish exports

Exports of groundfish including clipfish, salted fish and stockfish totalled NOK 726 million in July. This is an increase of NOK184 million compared to the same month last year. The volume of groundfish exports...

No holiday slowdown of seafood exports in Norway

Despite July being the peak holiday season in Norway, there was definitely no slowdown in the seafood sector, reports Seafood From Norway. With seafood exports in July totalling NOK 3.3 billion, growth is an...

Lowest trade surplus for Norway since 2005

The trade balance surplus was NOK 22.2 billion in May. This is a decline of 47.2 per cent from last May and the lowest since June 2005. This is shown by fresh figures from...

Record export of Norwegian herring

  1.2 billion kroner’s worth of herring has been exported in the first two months of this year, an increase of 238 million or 25%. The herring export has never had greater value in...

Statistics Norway reports less external trade

In February, exports of goods came to NOK 63 billion, 18.4 per cent less than last year. Imports declined 16.4 per cent, and ended at NOK 33.4 billion. The trade surplus in February amounted NOK 7.6...