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Tourism
Operating income
Operating income in tourism ind
Accommodation
Accommodation
Tourism satellite accounts
Tourism satellite accounts
Passengers
Passengers
Fisheries
Fish products, price indices
Fish products, price indices
Export of marine products
marine
Operating accounts of fisheries
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Meat production
Meat production
Livestock
livestock
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Innovative enterprises
Innovative enterprises
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r&d
Building cost index
Building cost index

RSS Tourism

  • Tourism short-term indicators in January 20/01/2020
    Passengers arriving in Iceland through Keflavik airport decreased by 10% in December, from 187 thousand in 2018 to 169 thousand in 2019. Thereof passengers with foreign nationality decreased by 9% while Icelandic passengers decreased by 12%.
  • 4.4% increase in total number of overnight stays 20/12/2019
    The number of overnight stays in November increased by 4.4% compared with the same month last year. There was a 5,3% increase in hotels, 2.3% decrease in guesthouses, 8.4% decrease in private accommodation through Airbnb etc. and 16.8% increase in other types of accommodation.
  • Tourism short-term indicators in December 17/12/2019
    Revenue from non-Icelandic tourists during third quarter of 2019 was 170 billion ISK and decreased by 13% compared to the same period last year. Revenue from passenger flights decreased by 29% when comparing the same period while revenue from consumption decreased by 4%.
  • 4.9% decrease in total number of overnight stays 29/11/2019
    The number of overnight stays in October decreased by 4.9% compared with the same month last year. There was a 3% increase in hotels, 8.2% decrease in guesthouses, 19.6% decrease in private accommodation through Airbnb etc. and 8.1% decrease in other types of accommodation.
  • Tourism short-term indicators for November 19/11/2019
    VAT turnover, excluding passenger flights, has remained the same in the period from July to August this year compared with the same period last year. During this period VAT turnover from passenger flight has decreased by 25%, from 45 billion ISK in 2018 to 36 billion ISK in 2019.

RSS Fisheries

  • Total catch in 2019 was 1,048 thousand tonnes 16/01/2020
    According to preliminary statistics the total fish catch of Icelandic vessels in 2019 was just over 1,048 thousand tonnes, which is 211 thousand tonnes less than in 2018. The decrease is mostly because no capelin was landed in Iceland in 2019.
  • Value of catch was 12.1 billion in October 13/01/2020
    The value of catch from Icelandic fishing vessels in October was 12.1 billion ISK, 1.9% less than in October last year.
  • Fish catch in November was 69 thousand tonnes 16/12/2019
    The fish catch of Icelandic vessels in November 2019 was 69.5 thousand tonnes which is a 29% decrease compared to with November last year. Demersal catch was 41 thousand tonnes and decreased by 9%, thereof cod was 26 thousand tonnes.
  • Value of catch in September increased by 13.6% 05/12/2019
    The value of catch from Icelandic fishing vessels in September was 12.4 billion ISK, 13.6% more than in September last year.
  • Profitability in fishing and fish processing 2018 03/12/2019
    Gross profit, EBITDA as a proportion of operating revenue (excluding transactions of raw materials between enterprises) increased from 21.2% to 25.2% in fishing and fish processing total, from 18.1% to 18.0% in fishing, and 10.6% to 14.8% in fish processing between 2017 and 2018.

RSS External trade