The Standing Committee on Business and Industry

The committee's responsibilities are matters relating to business, industry and trade; shipping; state ownership policy; state guarantees for exports, etc.; competition and price policy; agriculture; the Agricultural Agreement; food policy; fisheries; whaling; aquaculture; and salmon fishing. 

Committee Members

Chair: Mr Geir Pollestad (Centre Party)
First Vice Chair: Mr Torgeir Knag Fylkesnes (Socialist Left Party)
Second Vice Chair: Mr Terje Aasland (Labour Party)
Member: Ms Margunn Ebbesen (Conservative Party)
Member: Ms Ingunn Foss (Conservative Party)
Member: Ms Ruth Grung (Labour Party)
Member: Mr Geir Adelsten Iversen (Centre Party)
Member: Mr Morten Ørsal Johansen (Progress Party)
Member: Mr Kårstein Eidem Løvaas (Conservative Party)
Member: Ms Cecilie Myrseth (Labour Party)
Member: Mr Tom-Christer Nilsen (Conservative Party)
Member: Mr Steinar Reiten (Christian Democratic Party)
Member: Mr Nils Kristen Sandtrøen (Labour Party)
Member: Mr André N. Skjelstad (Liberal Party)
Member: Mr Bengt Rune Strifeldt (Progress Party)


Mailing address

P.O. Box 1700 Sentrum
0026 Oslo


Committee Secretary

Ms Marit Halleraker
Telephone: +47 23 31 30 70

Committee Secretariat

Mr Fredrik Giertsen
Telephone: +47 23 31 37 48