Iceland

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Iceland (Icelandic: Ísland), officially the Republic of Iceland (Icelandic: Lýdhveldidh Ísland) is a country in Northern Europe.[1][2]

Trade[edit | edit source]

Exports[edit | edit source]

Ten most exported commodities (2019)[3]
Commodity Export
value [USD]
Share of
export value [%]
Raw aluminium 1.86 B 31.1
Fish fillets 1.05 B 17.5
Non-fillet frozen fish 269 M 6.16
Non-fillet fresh fish 285 M 4.75
Processed fish 283 M 4.72
Aluminium wire 193 M 3.22
Planes, helicopters, and spacecraft 153 M 2.56
Ferroalloys 151 M 2.52
Aluminium bars 150 M 2.5
Animal meal and pellets 131 M 2.2
Total 5.99 B 100
Ten most common export destinations (2019)[3]
Country Export
value [USD]
Share of
export value [%]
Netherlands Netherlands 1.38 B 23.1
United Kingdom United Kingdom 546 M 9.11
Germany Germany 543 M 9.07
Spain Spain 499 M 8.33
United States United States of America 410 M 6.85
France France 410 M 6.85
Canada Canada 283 M 4.73
Norway Norway 242 M 4.04
Poland Poland 208 M 3.48
Denmark Denmark 157 M 2.62
Total 5.99 B 100

Imports[edit | edit source]

Ten most imported commodities (2019)[3]
Commodity Import
value [USD]
Share of
import value [%]
Refined petroleum 605 M 9.06
Aluminium oxide 556 M 8.33
Carbon-based electronics 393 M 5.88
Cars 308 M 4.62
Packaged medicaments 145 M 2.18
Fishing ships 142 M 2.13
Computers 142 M 2.12
Passenger and cargo ships 114 M 1.71
Broadcasting equipment 88.9 M 1.33
Animal food 81.5 M 1.22
Total 6.68 B 100
Ten most common import origins (2019)[3]
Country Import
value [USD]
Share of
import value [%]
Norway Norway 713 M 10.7
Netherlands Netherlands 668 M 10.0
Germany Germany 564 M 8.45
Denmark Denmark 534 M 8.00
United States United States of America 450 M 6.74
United Kingdom United Kingdom 413 M 6.18
China China 368 M 5.52
Sweden Sweden 349 M 5.22
Poland Poland 209 M 3.13
Australia Australia 186 M 2.78
Total 6.68 B 100

LGBTQIA+ rights[edit | edit source]

Gay rights[edit | edit source]

Homosexuality has been legal in Iceland since 1940 (date of decriminalization).[4]

State-sponsored homophobia[5]
Protection
Constitutional protections NO
Broad protections YES
Employment protections YES
Hate crime protections NO
Incitement protections YES
Conversion therapy banned NO
Recognition
Marriage equality YES
Civil unions NO
Joint adoption YES
Second parent adoption YES

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