Export of services for the first quarter of 2013, according to preliminary figures, was 77,254 million ISK and the import of services 76,629 million ISK. Therefore, the services trade surplus in the first quarter of 2013 was 625 million ISK but the deficit in the first quarter of 2012 was 5,696 million ISK at current exchange rates.

Transport was the largest category within export of services and the surplus of transport was 14,340 million ISK. Other services than transport and travel was the largest category within imports of services and the deficit of other services was 12,243 million ISK. The deficit of travel services was 1,471 million ISK.

External Trade in Services 2013  
  1st quarter 2013
Value in million ISK  
Export of services 77,254.3
Transport 37,837.9
Travel 18,721.7
Other services 20,694.8
Import of services 76,629.4
Transport 23,498.3
Travel 20,193.1
Other services 32,938.0
Balance of trade in services 624.9
Transport 14,339.6
Travel -1,471.4
Other services -12,243.3