Tuesday December 18 2018
Norway Three Month Interbank Rate at 1.28 percent


Norway Three Month Interbank Rate decreased to 1.28 percent on Monday December 17 from 1.29 percent in the previous trading day.





Monday December 17 2018
Norway Balance of Trade at 26171.00 NOK Million


Norway posted a trade surplus of NOK 26.17 billion in November 2018, compared to a deficit of NOK 6.1 billion in the same month of the preceding year. Exports rose 12.3 percent to NOK 88.6 billion, driven by sales of mineral fuels, lubricants & related materials (17 percent), in particular petroleum, petroleum products (6.5 percent) and gas, natural and manufactured (27.3 percent); food and live animals (11.7 percent); manufactured goods (2.9 percent); miscellaneous manufactured articles (9.8 percent); and chemicals (10.4 percent). Meantime, imports fell 26.5 percent to NOK 62.4 billion, as purchases declined for: machinery and transport equipment (-23.5 percent); manufactured goods classified chiefly by material (-64.8 percent) and crude materials, inedible, except fuels (-13.4 percent). So far this year, the trade surplus widened 71.4 percent to NOK 258.2 billion from NOK 150.7 billion in the same period of 2017.





Monday December 17 2018
Norway Imports at 62397.00 NOK Million


Imports to Norway fell 26.5 percent year-on-year to NOK 62.4 billion in November of 2018, as purchases declined for: machinery and transport equipment (-23.5 percent); manufactured goods classified chiefly by material (-64.8 percent) and crude materials, inedible, except fuels (-13.4 percent).





Monday December 17 2018
Norway Exports at 88569.00 NOK Million


Exports from Norway rose 12.3 percent year-on-year to NOK 88.6 billion in November of 2018, driven by sales of mineral fuels, lubricants & related materials (17 percent), in particular petroleum, petroleum products (6.5 percent) and gas, natural and manufactured (27.3 percent); food and live animals (11.7 percent); manufactured goods (2.9 percent); miscellaneous manufactured articles (9.8 percent); and chemicals (10.4 percent).





Sunday December 16 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 December 15 2018
Norway Eletricity Production at 13281.00 Gigawatt-hour


Electricity Production in Norway increased to 13281 Gigawatt-hour in October from 11198 Gigawatt-hour in September of 2018.





Saturday December 15 2018
Norway Labour Costs at 122.00 Index Points


Labour Costs in Norway decreased to 122 Index Points in the third quarter of 2018 from 134.20 Index Points in the second quarter of 2018.





Thursday December 13 2018
Norway Interest Rate at 0.75 percent


The Norges Bank left its key policy rate unchanged at 0.75 percent on December 13th 2018, in line with market expectations, saying underlying inflation is close to the 2 percent target. In November, CPIF inflation rose to 2.2 percent from 1.6 percent in October and policymakers expect it to remain close to the target in the coming years. The central bank reinforced that next rate increase will 'most likely' be in March 2019, followed by gradual rises.





Wednesday December 12 2018
Norway New Home Sales at 27777.00


New home sales in Norway amounted to 27,777 in the 12 months to November 2018.





Monday December 10 2018
Norway Producer Prices Change at 14.90 percent


Norway's producer prices rose by 14.9 percent year-on-year in November 2018, following a 22.5 percent increase in the previous month. It was the lowest producer inflation since April, as prices rose at a softer pace for: extraction and related services (24.9 percent vs 44.7 percent in October); manufacturing (6.9 percent vs 8.3 percent); electricity, gas and steam (39.4 percent vs 43.2 percent); and mining and quarrying (4.7 percent vs 5 percent). Meanwhile, water supply inflation was unchanged at 11.2 percent. On a monthly basis, producer prices declined 3.2 percent in November, following a 3.6 percent jump in October and marking the first monthly drop since February.