Trade & Invest
As a member of the European Economic Area (EEA), Iceland practices the same liberal business philosophy as the European Union. Among global leaders in sectors like geothermal energy, fisheries, and IT / Gaming, Iceland’s educated population, low corporate tax rate, and European business practices make it an ideal country for trade or investment.
Businesses looking to meet their long term energy needs while reducing their carbon footprint will benefit from Iceland‘s unique offer of renewable energy from geothermal resources and hydropower. This includes industries like data centers, metal and silicon producers and industrial pesticide free greenhouse cultivation. Due to unspoiled nature and dynamic culture both tourism and creative industries are fast growing sectors Invest in Iceland is your one stop information center
Film in IcelandFilm in Iceland is the Icelandic Film Commission. Its main emphasis is to introduce Iceland as an interesting location for foreign film makers and the possibility of applying for reimbursements of 20% of the costs incurred in the production of films and television programs in Iceland.Film in Iceland can also provide film makers with a list of competent and experienced production service companies in Iceland, offering full range of services from location scouting to post production
Responsible FisheriesSustainable and responsible fisheries management in Iceland is of a fundamental importance as fisheries are one of the main pillars of the Icelandic economy. The seafood industry in Iceland is meeting demands of seafood buyers for sustainable use of marine resources with Iceland Responsible Fisheries programme, developed on the basis of commitments made through national law and international agreements.
Trading With IcelandPromote Iceland offers services for foreign businesses interested in trading with Iceland, e.g. information on the business environment, regulations, customs, taxes etc. Promote Iceland is also in close collaboration with the Foreign Ministry’s Trade Service. Foreign companies looking for business partners in Iceland are advised to consult Icelandic trade directory and Icelandic Export
At Your ServiceInvest in Iceland is a one stop information centre for foreign investors and provides information on investment opportunities in Iceland and the business environment. Invest in Iceland's team provides free of charge information and expert confidential service on all aspects of investments, arranges site visits and plans contacts with local authorities as well as local business partners and professional consultants.