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Growth in turnover
Total turnover in Norwegian manufacturing amounted to almost NOK 177 billion in the period May to July 2006, a 25.9 per cent increase from the same period in 2005. All the main industrial groupings experienced positive growth and were most pronounced within capital goods.
Turnover in Norwegian oil and gas extraction amounted to approximately NOK 49 billion in July, an increase of 20.9 per cent compared with July last year. It is the high crude oil (Brent blend) that gives the turnover such a boost.
Distinct increase the last three months
Seasonal adjusted figures shows a distinct increase in all the main industrial groupings in the period May to July compared with the previous three months period. Both the domestic and the export market contributed to this development.
|Statistics on turnover of oil and gas extraction, mining and quarrying, manufacturing, electricity and gas supply. July 2006|
|Original series1January-July 06||Changes in per cent January-July 05 - January-July 06||Original series1July 2006||Changes in per cent July 05- July 06||Changes in per cent. Seasonally adjusted. Feb.06 - April.06 - Mai.06 - July.06|
|The overall turnover||822 593||27.2||109 571||21.6||4.9|
|Oil and Gas Extraction||330 469||28.5||48 780||20.9||11.5|
|Manufacturing||396 084||24.4||49 670||21.7||5.2|
|Hjemmemarked||243 017||28.7||31 063||30.5||5.0|
|Eksportmarked||153 067||18.2||18 607||9.5||5.5|
|Electricity, Gas and Steam Supply||89 578||37.5||10 066||28.9||-8.9|
|Main industrial groupings|
|Intermediate goods||146 403||16.6||18 536||19.2||5.2|
|Capital goods||110 525||46.9||12 629||30.5||4.5|
|Consumer goods||107 235||11.7||13 679||15.1||3.2|
|Energy goods||458 430||31.0||64 728||22.2||5.3|
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