Tagged: exports

Norwegian seafood exports booming

The value of exports of Norwegian seafood in January totalled NOK 4.2 billion. This is an increase of NOK 684 million or 19% compared with January 2010, according to the latest figures from the...

Aquaculture, Norway and the World

John Erik Stacy, 4 Oct 2010 Norway has exported more than $ 2.7 billion worth of “farmed fish” and other products of aquaculture so far this year. This is a 30% increase relative to...

Downturn in the trade surplus

The amount of goods exported in August reached NOK 56.5 billion, while imports amounted to NOK 35.8 billion. The trade balance declined by 10.4 per cent from August last year and ended at NOK...

Trade surplus increased since June

In July, exports came to NOK 61.7 billion while imports reached NOK 33.3 billion. This gave a trade surplus of NOK 28.4 billion. The surplus was NOK 2.9 billion higher than in June, but...

Norwegian trees spread Christmas happiness abroad

People in more and more countries are celebrating Christmas with Norwegian trees. Norway is in the process of becoming Europe’s leading producer of Christmas trees. “The Norwegian Christmas tree industry has become a success...

Lower oil prices gave less surplus

Current account surplus accounted for NOK 83 billion in the third quarter; 28 percent less than the corresponding quarter in 2008. The main reason for this is a decline in oil prices. Since the...