Friday October 19 2018
Norway Industry Confidence at 8.90 Index Points


Norway's industrial confidence indicator stood at 8.9 in the third quarter of 2018, unchanged from a downwardly revised figure in the previous period. It remained at its highest reading since the first quarter 2012, as manufacturers reported an increase in total production of intermediate, capital, and consumers goods. The overall employment showed a rise, with producers of capital and intermediate goods reporting strong growth while those of consumer goods seeing a slight decrease. Meantime, the general outlook for the fourth quarter of 2018 was clearly positive for the different industrial groupings. Industry leaders reported that investment plans are adjusted upwards and employment is expected to increase further. Also, new orders from both the domestic and export market were projected to grow and the total stock of orders is set to rise.





Friday October 19 2018
Norway Three Month Interbank Rate at 1.08 percent


Norway Three Month Interbank Rate was quoted at 1.08 percent on Thursday October 18.





Thursday October 18 2018
Norway Competitiveness Rank at 16.00


Norway is the 16 most competitive nation in the world out of 140 countries ranked in the 2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.





Thursday October 18 2018
Norway Competitiveness Index at 78.16 Points


Norway scored 78.16 points out of 100 on the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.





Monday October 15 2018
Norway Exports at 81012.08 NOK Million


Exports from Norway jumped 21.8 percent from a year earlier to NOK 81 billion in September 2018, driven by sales of mineral fuels, lubricants & related materials (41.8 percent), in particular petroleum, petroleum products (44.5 percent); animal and vegetables oils, fats and waxes (17.5 percent), and machinery & transport equipment (10.3 percent).





Monday October 15 2018
Norway Imports at 59893.47 NOK Million


Imports to Norway increased 0.3 percent from a year earlier to NOK 59.9 billion in September 2018, led by mineral fuels, lubricants & related materials (50.7 percent); crude materials, inedible, except fuels (11.2 percent); commodities and transactions (8.3 percent), and food & live animals (7.8 percent).





Monday October 15 2018
Norway Balance of Trade at 21119.00 NOK Million


Norway's trade surplus jumped to NOK 21.1 billion in September 2018 from NOK 6.76 billion in the same month the prior year. Exports surged 21.8 percent to NOK 81 billion, driven by sales of mineral fuels, lubricants & related materials (41.8 percent), in particular petroleum, petroleum products (44.5 percent); animal and vegetables oils, fats and waxes (17.5 percent), and machinery & transport equipment (10.3 percent). Meantime, imports rose at a softer 0.3 percent to NOK 59.9 billion, led by mineral fuels, lubricants & related materials (50.7 percent); crude materials, inedible, except fuels (11.2 percent); commodities and transactions (8.3 percent), and food & live animals (7.8 percent). So far this year, the trade surplus widened 41.5 percent to NOK 195.3 billion from NOK 138 billion in the same period of 2017.





Sunday October 14 2018
Norway - Credit Rating at 98.71


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Norway stands at AAA with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Norway was last set at Aaa with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Norway was last reported at AAA with stable outlook. DBRS's credit rating for Norway is AAA with stable outlook.





Saturday October 13 2018
Norway Eletricity Production at 10544.00 Gigawatt-hour


Electricity Production in Norway increased to 10544 Gigawatt-hour in August from 9364 Gigawatt-hour in July of 2018.





Saturday October 13 2018
Norway Producer Prices at 268.80 Index Points


Producer Prices in Norway increased to 268.80 Index Points in September from 264.90 Index Points in August of 2018.