6. March 2019 - Macro note
Statistics Iceland released preliminary figures for the national accounts in 2018 on 1 March and revised numbers for 2015 to 2017.
In real terms, the economy grew by 4.6% in 2018. Domestic demand increased by 4.1%, exports by 1.6% and imports by 0.1%. Net foreign trade contribution to GDP growth was 0.7%. 2018 is the eighth consecutive year of economic expansion, following a contraction in 2009 and 2010. The main drivers of growth have been export of services, investment and private consumption.
Macro note: 4.6% GDP growth last year
News and Notifications - 21 August 2019 10:29 AM
The fee for visiting Priority Pass airport lounges will increase from ISK 2900 to ISK 3900 as of 21. October 2019. At the same time, a fee of ISK 1900 will be charged on the re-issuance of Priority Pass cards.
Weekly bulletin - 19 August 2019 09:45 AM
Registered unemployment was 3.4% in June. Arion Research published an updated economic forecast.
Weekly bulletin - 12 August 2019 10:10 AM
Some 231,000 foreign visitors travelled through Keflavík International Airport in July, a YOY decrease of 17.0%. The Icelandic króna appreciated in the second half of July. The Government Debt Management Agency published its monthly Market Information report.
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