News and announcements

22 Nov
22 Nov 2019

Turnover in the business economy increases by 6.2%

Turnover in the business economy was approximately 4,400 billion ISK in 2018 compared with 4,140 billion ISK in 2017, an increase of 6.2%. Total equity increased by 10.5% in 2018 and was 3,300 billion ISK.

22 Nov
22 Nov 2019

R&D expenditures 2% of GDP in 2018

R&D expenditures in the business enterprise sector, higher education sector and the government sector were 56.9 billion ISK in 2018, or 2.02% of GDP. R&D expenditures were 55.1 billion ISK in 2017, or 2.11% of GDP while 2016 expenditures were 53 billion ISK or 2.13% of GDP.

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Release calendar

  • 25 November 2019 External trade in goods and services, 3rd quarter 2019, preliminary figures
  • 25 November 2019 External trade in services, 3rd quarter 2019, preliminary figures
  • 25 November 2019 Selected items of exports of goods and services 3rd quarter 2019
  • 25 November 2019 New registrations and insolvencies of limited liability companies in October 2019
  • 27 November 2019 Consumer price index in November 2019
  • 28 November 2019 Producer price index in October 2019
  • 28 November 2019 The labour market in October 2019
  • 29 November 2019 External trade in goods, January-October 2019
  • 29 November 2019 Overnight stays in hotels in October 2019