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Key facts about Norway

Norway is located in Northern Europe and is bordered by Sweden, Finland and Russia.

Norway is not a member of the EU but maintains strong relations with the EU and is a member of the EEA.

It has a population of approximately 5.0 million people. The capital city is Oslo that has a population of approximately 0.7 million inhabitants.

Norway is part of the Schengen Zone.

The currency is the Norwegian Krone (NOK)

The international dialling code can be found here

The top exports of Norway are Crude and Refined Petroleum, Petroleum Gas, Non-fillet Fresh Fish and Raw Aluminium.

The top imports of Norway are Cars, Refined Petroleum, Broadcasting Equipment and Packaged Medicines.

Useful Links


Embassy information for Norway

World Bank

A detailed breakdown by the World Bank for doing business in Norway. The report includes Economy Profile, Starting a Business, Construction Permits, Getting Credit, Protecting Minor Investors, Paying Taxes, Trading Across Borders, Labour Market Regulations and more.

Sea Ports

Details of sea ports from


Detaisl of Norweigen Airports

Tax & VAT

Tax & VAT details

Enterprise Ireland in Norway
SME United

details of local SME orgnaisations

Map of Norway