Doing business in Norway
There are many good reasons for doing business in Norway, such as the high level of education, high productivity, and a longstanding culture of innovation. Norway has one of the world’s strongest economies. High priority is given to knowledge development, innovation, technology and maintaining a sustainable business sector.
Canada is one of Norway´s main trade partners. Therefore, support trade and commerce between Norway and Canada is an important priority for the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Ottawa. The Embassy works in close collaboration with Innovation Norway in Toronto and other Norwegian entities in order to support companies and investments.
Norway is a world leader in the oil and gas, energy, maritime and seafood sectors. Companies in other sectors are also making their mark. Medtech, FinTech, Edtech and other technology clusters are flourishing.
Norwegian technology clusters, and centres of expertise innovation can provide foreign companies with specialist knowledge, relevant networks and potential partners.
It is easy to set up a business in Norway. This was highlighted in the ‘Ease of doing business 2016’ survey, where Norway is ranked sixth. In other words, Norway a very interesting country both for established companies and for start-ups.
Read more about the advantages of doing business and investing in Norway here:
Invest in Norway.