The coronavirus situation

Information and advice about the coronavirus situation from Norwegian authorities.

Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries

Iselin Nybø (Lib.)

Minister of Trade and Industry

Odd Emil Ingebrigtsen (Con.)

Minister of Fisheries and Seafood

The Ministry is responsible for the trade, industry and seafood policy.


The Norwegian Government's Updated Ocean Strategy

Since the ocean strategy was published in 2017, Norway’s ocean industries have developed further. The present document provides both a status report on Norway’s ocean policy and charts a course for the future. The updated ocean strategy was launched on June 3rd 2019.

Maritime Opportunities – Blue Growth for a Green Future

Download the summary or full version of the Government's maritime strategy.

News from the Ministry

Information to board members, corporate assembly members or general managers in Norwegian companies

10/06/2021: Information for British citizens and their family members.

Government to provide NOK 3 billion to promote cleaner oceans

23/10/2019: Norway will provide more than NOK 3 billion to a number of initiatives to promote sustainable ocean management in the period 2020-2024. The initiatives will be announced at the Our Ocean conference in Oslo, which begins today.

New free trade agreement: Better trade terms and a commitment to combat illegal logging

25/08/2019: The European Free Trade Association (Norway, Switzerland, Iceland and Liechtenstein) concluded negotiations on a free trade agreement with Mercosur (Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay) late on Friday, the 23rd of August.


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