Doing Business in Norway Print

If you already are considering doing business in Norway the information below might be helpful to you in choosing Norway as a location. For more basic information about Norwegian industry and trade, business climate, macro conditions etc. please look into our useful Norwegian business links. If you need more information please send an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it



  • Well capitalised companies
  • Strict financial control
  • Adherence to commercial terms
  • Highly advanced banking system
  • Deregulation of business and reduction of bureaucracy
  • Capital and earnings can be freely repatriated subject to taxation
  • Open attitude towards foreign co-operation and investments




  • Open and informal with an accessible top management
  • Hands-on at most levels
  • Local management is responsible and has authority
  • Negotiators have decision making status
  • Highly motivated, educated and skilled staff and management
  • Positive towards co-operation and investments in joint ventures