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Further growth in aquaculture industry
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Aquaculture2014, final figures

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Further growth in aquaculture industry

In 2014, the first-hand value of Norwegian fish farming came to NOK 44.3 billion, up 10 per cent from 2013. The produced quantity was 1.33 million tonnes.

Aquaculture
Fish for food (tonnes)SharePer centFirst hand valuePer cent
2013 - 2014(NOK million)2013 - 2014
2014
Total1 332 497100.06.844 3349.5
Salmon1 258 35694.47.741 82310.3
Rainbow trout68 9865.2-3.62 3050.7
Char:::::
Cod1 3860.1-63.244-63.6
Halibut1 2570.1-9.21146.7
Shellfish2 0160.2-14.71410.1
Other fish species:::::

The final figures from Aquaculture 2014 show only minor changes compared with the preliminary figures (June 2015).

New conversion factor from 2012Open and readClose

Quantity is quoted as round weight. Fish that is delivered gutted is converted into round weight. The conversion factors from NS 9417 were adopted in 2012. The new conversion factors are as follows, with the old factors in parenthesis: salmon gutted with head - 1.125 (1.125), salmon gutted and decapitated - 1.266 (1.2857), rainbow trout gutted with head - 1.135 (1.125) and rainbow trout gutted and decapitated - 1.265 (1.2857).