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  • Growth in manufacturing output

    Norwegian manufacturing output went up 1.1 per cent from the third quarter to the fourth quarter of 2017, according to seasonally-adjusted figures. An increase in both petroleum-related manufacturing and other industries contributed to the growth.

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  • Considerable growth in manufacturing turnover

    Seasonally-adjusted figures showed that the total turnover in Norwegian manufacturing increased by 4.2 per cent from the third to the fourth quarter of 2017. It was especially the industry grouping refined petroleum, chemicals and pharmaceuticals ...

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  • Optimism in manufacturing

    Norwegian industrial managers report a production increase in the fourth quarter of 2017, with expectations of increased production and new orders in the first quarter of 2018. The general expectations for the first quarter of 2018 are also positi...

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  • Increased total sales

    Total sales of petroleum products in December amounted to 634 million liters, a 26 million litres increase compared to December last year.

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  • PPI continues to rise

    The producer price index (PPI) went up by 2.9 per cent from November to December. This was the fifth month in a row with an increase and stems from rising prices on crude oil and natural gas during the period. The PPI is now at its highest level s...

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  • The positive development in manufacturing turnover continues

    Seasonally-adjusted figures showed that the total turnover in Norwegian manufacturing increased by 2.5 per cent from September to November 2017 compared to the previous three-month period. Moreover, a 0,9 per cent increase was recorded from Octobe...

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  • Minor growth in manufacturing output

    Norwegian manufacturing output saw an increase of 0.4 per cent from September to November 2017 compared to the previous three-month period, according to seasonally-adjusted figures. On a month to month basis, from October to November 2017, manufac...

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  • Increased sales

    Total sales of petroleum products in November amounted to 677 million liters, about the same volume as last year.

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  • A tough year for the extraction industry

    2016 was another tough year for the industries within extraction of oil and natural gas and extraction related services. A continued price decline led to a significant fall in production value and the downsizing of the workforce.

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  • Prices of crude oil rose in November

    The producer price index went up by 3.2 per cent from October to November. This increase was due to a sharp rise in the price of crude oil as well as prices of electricity and basic metals.

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  • Positive development in manufacturing turnover

    Seasonally-adjusted figures showed that the total turnover in Norwegian manufacturing increased by 2.5 per cent from August to October 2017 compared to the previous three-month period. 2017. Moreover, a 1.8 per cent increase was recorded from Sept...

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  • Clear decline in manufacturing output

    Norwegian manufacturing output declined 2.3 per cent from August to October 2017 compared to the previous three-month period, according to seasonally-adjusted figures. The decline must be seen in context with a particularly low activity level in A...

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  • Record high investments in the power industry

    The investments in the power industry came to NOK 25.8 billion in 2016. This is 16 per cent more than in 2015 and the highest figure ever recorded.

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  • Higher electricity prices for households

    The average price of electricity for households, excluding taxes and grid rent, was 33.3 øre per Kwh in the third quarter of 2017. This is an increase of 9 per cent compared to the third quarter in 2016.

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  • Downward adjusted estimates in oil investments for 2017

    Total investments in oil and gas activity in 2017, including pipeline transportation, are NOK 150.8 billion, which is 3.1 per cent lower than estimated in the previous quarter. The estimate for 2018 has been adjusted upwards by 1.8 per cent to NOK...

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