Tønsberg is a town and municipality in the county of Vestfold, Norway. Tønsberg municipality has 37,493 inhabitants as of January 1, 2007. The population of the entire city, regardless of municipality borders, and following the guidelines set by the national statistician agency, the SSB, was 45,447 as of January 1, 2006, making Tønsberg the tenth most populated city of Norway.
Tønsberg is still an industrial and maritime centre, with such diverse concerns as metal shops, shipyards, paper mills, leather processing, and breweries; it is noted especially for its silverware. *[Wikipedia]