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Index of retail sales, July 2014

Decline in retail sales

The seasonally-adjusted volume index of retail sales decreased by 1.5 per cent from June to July 2014. This follows a growth of 1.2 per cent from May to June.

Wage index, Q2 2014, preliminary figures

Wages up 1.1 per cent in construction

Preliminary figures for average basic salaries for full-time employees in construction show a 1.1 per cent increase between the 1st quarter of 2014 and the 2nd quarter of 2014. Equivalent figures for the second quarter of 2014 show an increase of 1.5 per cent.

Wholesale and retail trade sales statistics, Q2 2014, preliminary figures

Growth in wholesale industries

The seasonally-adjusted sales index of wholesale industries shows an increase of 2.8 per cent from the 1st quarter to the 2nd quarter of 2014, and turnover was 6.5 per cent higher than the year before.

The National Forest Inventory, 2009-2013

Increasing volume of growing stock

According to calculations from the National Forest Inventory, the total growing stock in Norwegian forests is 912 million cubic metres. The stock is steadily increasing, and over the last 20 years the volume has grown 50 per cent.

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