Rich in natural resources, like oil and gas, marine resources, surplus of 100 percent clean hydropower and forest resources.
Norway has a strong economy 2nd highest gdp per capita in Europe, high purchasing power and the world’s biggest sovereign wealth fund.
Greater Bergen has world-class industries: oil and gas, energy, maritime and seafood sector. More on key industries.
It is easy to do business in Norway. Among top ten out of 180 countries on the Ease of Doing Business ranking.
Norway is competitive. Ranked among the best on the World Competitiveness Scoreboard.
In Greater Bergen, you will find innovative work places, flat structures, a competitive work force and egalitarian values that stimulate innovation.
Strong in R&D. Close cooperation between the industry and R&D.
Great place to live. Norway ranked first on the annual Human Development Index.
Bergen has an international airport, with good connections in Norway and internationally. Bergen Airport Flesland.
Norway is open, stable and predictable. Political stability and a transparent political system make a good and predictable investment climate.