Why invest in Iceland

Iceland is world-renowned for its economic advancement, social stability, and technological innovation and is continually ranked as one of the preeminent societies on earth. 

Iceland has high quality of life, it is a modern, growing economy, politically stable and internationally competitive. The nation is young, educated, multilingual and enjoys high living standards with a thriving cultural scene. The labour market is highly flexible with people willing to adopt new technologies. Iceland´s nature is spectacular and the source of both inspiration and green competitively priced energy.

10 Reasons to Invest in Iceland

Compact society - Efficient business environment

One of the lowest corporate income tax in Europe

Tariff-free access for most products to the single market of the European Union

A strategic location midway between Europe and North America

Educated labour force and open for innovation.

Flexible labour market

Competitively priced green energy

20% reimbursement of film and TV production costs incurred in Iceland

European and Scandinavian regulatory framework and quality standards

High rankings in business flexibility and entrepreneurship


For further information regarding investment opportunities in Iceland

Please contact us with any requests regarding investments in Iceland. Regional investment promotion agencies are also willing to assist any investors seeking information and opportunities in their regions.

Locate in Iceland

Locate in Iceland is an information brochure about the benefits of investing in Iceland.

Contact us

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


Watch interviews with entrepreneurs, investors, scholars and other people ranging from Isaac Kato and Michael Porter to Eric Clapton who share their thoughts and feelings on what makes Iceland such a special place

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