Worsening in ICT trade balance
The Norwegian trade deficit of ICT goods increased by 11 per cent from 2009 to 2010, and was NOK 21 billion in 2010. The growth was mainly caused by trade with telecommunications equipment.
The trade deficit with telecommunications equipment rose by 39 per cent in 2010. The sub-group computers and related equipment had the highest ICT trade deficit, with NOK 10.3 billion. The export of ICT goods had a total of NOK 16.8 billion and the import was NOK 37.9 billion.
- Table 1 Exports and imports of ICT goods. 2005-2010. NOK million
- Table 2 Exports and imports of ICT goods as a proportion of total external trade. 2005-2010. NOK million
- Table 3 Imports of ICT goods, by part of the country. 2008-2010. NOK million
- Table 4 Exports of ICT goods, by part of the country. 2008-2010. NOK million