Border trade continues to fall

Border SwedenBorder Sweden.Photo: Norway Today Media

Norwegians taking increasingly less  trips abroad. SSB figures for the last four quarters show that travel has gone down by 5 percent compared to the previous four-quarter period.

From the third quarter last year to the second quarter of this year Norwegians spent 13.5 billion NOK on trips abroad, according to new figures from Statistics Norway (SSB). This is a reduction of 660 million, or 5 percent.

Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today