Tagged: Manufacturing

Improvements for manufacturing

According to seasonally-adjusted figures, production in manufacturing increased by 1.2 per cent from May to July 2010 compared with the previous three-month period. Output in wood and wood products went up by 12.0 per...

Decline in manufacturing turnover

Seasonally-adjusted figures show a fall of 2.1 per cent in turnover in Norwegian manufacturing from February to April 2010 compared to the previous three-month period. The turnover in Norwegian manufacturing fell by 5.0 per...

Slight increase in production

Production in manufacturing increased by 0.9 per cent from February to April 2010 compared with the previous three-month period, according to seasonally-adjusted figures. The output in basic metals and basic chemicals increased in this...

Increase in manufacturing turnover

The turnover in Norwegian manufacturing increased by 2.1 percent from November 2009 to January 2010 compared to the previous three-month period, according to seasonally adjusted figures. Turnover within the export market increased by 4.3...

Lower emissions of greenhouse gases from transport

The emissions of greenhouse gases from transport were almost two percent lower in 2008 than in 2007. This was mainly due to lower emissions from road traffic and domestic navigation. These sources are responsible...

No increase in innovation activity

Results from the Norwegian innovation survey show that more than a quarter of Norwegian enterprises introduced innovations in products or processes during the period from 2006 to 2008. As in the previous survey, the...

Moderate growth in energy consumption

The growth in the overall energy consumption in Norway has been moderate in the last decade, with a 3 per cent increase from 1998 to 2008. From 2007 to 2008, the consumption rose by...

Powerful increase in energy costs

In 2008, total energy use in manufacturing, mining and quarrying was 80 082 GWh, a small decrease from the previous year. However, total energy costs increased by 17.2 percent in the same period Record high...