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Rapid Growth In Border Trade 'Worrying', Says Norwegian Food Sector Head

By Steve Wynne-Jones
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Rapid Growth In Border Trade 'Worrying', Says Norwegian Food Sector Head

Norwegian consumers spent a total of NOK 17.6 billion (€1.74 billion) overseas in the 12 month period from Q4 2018 to Q3 2019, a statistic that the CEO of food and drink industry body NHO Mat og Drikke, Petter Haas Brubakk, has described as "worrying".

Some 95% of this cross-border trade takes place in Sweden, recent data from Statistics Norway has found.

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