The total turnover of enterprises in activities that are subject to VAT amounted to 583 billion ISK in the period of May-June 2014, which is an increase of 5% compared to the same period of 2013. The biggest increase over the last 12 months has been in Mining and quarrying, about 15,9% increase. Also there´s an increase in Accommodation and food service and in Construction, compared to the prior 12 months

Turnover
May-June July-June
  2013 2014 % 2012-2013 2013-2014 %
Total 582,944 611,918 5.0% 3,294,539 3,370,243 2.3%
01/02 Agriculture and forestry 15,754 14,545 -7.7% 45,604 46,153 1.2%
B Mining and quarrying 698 877 25.6% 3,499 4,056 15.9%
03/10.2 Fishing, aquaculture; fish processing 60,520 59,834 -1.1% 396,054 379,518 -4.2%
C Manufacturing excluding 10.2, fish processing  105,666 107,464 1.7% 593,843 594,754 0.2%
D/E Electricity, gas;  water supply; sewerage and waste management 23,660 24,335 2.9% 144,770 151,286 4.5%
F Construction 22,889 27,833 21.6% 128,427 148,237 15.4%
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 189,758 199,434 5.1% 1,076,929 1,104,971 2.6%
H Transportation and storage 60,447 61,646 2.0% 352,394 340,878 -3.3%
I Accommodation and food service activities 18,362 20,805 13.3% 89,688 103,576 15.5%
J Information and communication 24,492 27,810 13.5% 148,697 157,832 6.1%
L Real estate activities 9,443 10,501 11.2% 54,098 59,525 10.0%
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 19,986 21,228 6.2% 112,600 120,354 6.9%
N Adminstrative and support service activities 13,033 16,062 23.2% 63,766 72,313 13.4%

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