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Sustained growth in turnover
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2008-04-07T10:00:00.000Z
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Turnover in oil and gas, manufacturing, mining and electricity supplyFebruary 2008

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Sustained growth in turnover

Seasonally adjusted figures show that total turnover in Norwegian manufacturing increased by 4.6 per cent from December 2007 to February 2008 compared with the previous three-month period. Turnover in the export market and the domestic market rose by 11.2 and 1.4 per cent respectively.

Index of turnover for manufacturing January 1999 - February 2008, 1998=100

Seasonally adjusted figures show that producers of capital goods increased their turnover by 8 per cent from December 2007 to February 2008 compared with the previous three-month period. Oil platforms and the machine industry had the strongest increase with 16.7 and 13 per cent respectively. Electrical and optical equipment also contributed to the increase with a growth in turnover of 8.4 per cent. The turnover fell by 5.4 per cent in the transport equipment industry.

The turnover of intermediate goods rose by 0.5 per cent in the same period. Refined petroleum products and chemical products had the strongest growth in turnover with 6 per cent. Basic metals had an increase of 1.1 per cent. Producers of wood and wood products, pulp, paper and paper products reported a fall in the turnover of 5 and 4.7 per cent respectively.

The total turnover of consumer goods increased by 1.7 per cent from December 2007 to February 2008 compared with the previous three-month period, led by increased turnover of food products, beverages and tobacco, which rose by 3.9 per cent.

Seasonally adjusted figures show that from January 2008 to February 2008 the total turnover in manufacturing rose by 2.5 per cent. The strongest growth was seen in capital goods with 6.9 per cent.

Statistics on turnover of oil and gas extraction, mining and quarrying, manufacturing, electricity and gas supply. February 2008
  Original series1January-Februar 2008 Changes in per cent January-February 2007-January-February 2008 Original series1February 2008 Changes in per cent February 2007-February 2008 Changes in per cent. Seasonally adjusted September 2007-November-December 2008-February 2008
The overall turnover  265 649 17.1  132 637 22.2 7.6
           
Oil and Gas Extraction  107 943 22.5 54 099 33.2 11.1
Manufacturing  113 795 9.8 68 220 13.5 4.6
Domestic market 77 397 6.5 39 958 9.5 1.4
Export market 56 398 14.8 28 262 19.8 11.2
Electricity, Gas and Steam Supply 22 326 46.2 9 539 32.9 8.0
           
Main industrial groupings          
Intermediate goods 49 039 3.3 24 539 5.5 0.5
Capital goods 38 332 16.7 20 473 27.1 8.0
Consumer goods 33 888 3.5 16 626 1.8 1.7
Energy goods  144 389 27.0 70 998 34.4 11.1
1  NOK million.