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Hitt og þetta 28. september 2006

(IFN) Icelands trade deficit widens to ISK94.6bln

Reykjavik (IFN) Iceland's trade deficit widened to ISK94.6 billion (EUR1.07 billion) in the first eight months of 2006, compared to a ISK63,4 billion (EUR714.3 million) trade deficit in the same period in 2005, Statistics Iceland said on Thursday.

The value of exported goods from Iceland amounted to ISK150.9 billion fob and the value of imported goods amounted to ISK245.5 billion fob (ISK266.1 billion cif) January-August 2006.

The total value of exports of goods January-August 2006 was ISK8.3 billion or 5.9% higher at constant rates of exchange than the same period the year before.

The total value of imports of goods January-August 2006 showed an increase of ISK39.5 billion fob or 19.2% higher than in the same period last year, at fixed rates of exchange.

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25 ára afmælistilboð VB – 50% afsláttur af áskrift

Afmælistilboð VB

Viðskiptablaðið er 25 ára og af því tilefni býðst nýjum áskrifendum að kaupa áskrift á 50% afslætti.
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