The Industrial Development Corporation of Norway (SIVA)

Published under: Stoltenberg's 2nd Government

Publisher Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development

The Industrial Development Corporation of Norway (SIVA) is the governmental corporation and national instrument founded in 1968. SIVA aims to develop strong regional and local industrial clusters through ownership

The Industrial Development Corporation of Norway (SIVA) is the governmental corporation and national instrument founded in 1968. SIVA aims to develop strong regional and local industrial clusters through ownership in infrastructure, investment and knowledge networks as well as innovation centres.

The goal is improvement of national infrastructure for innovation. SIVA’s main objective is to contribute to the achievement of the Norwegian government's policy goals in remote areas, and within this framework contributes to unleash innovation capability and increase wealth creation in all parts of the country.

  • SIVA (English pages).