A large increase in salmon export price
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Export of salmonweek 11 2017



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A large increase in salmon export price

In the period from 13 March – 19 March the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 61.98 per kilo. This is an increase of 6.2 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 11 2017Change in per cent
Week 10 2017 - Week 11 2017Week 11 2016 - Week 11 2017
1Selected commodity numbers for fresh salmon are 03.02.1411 and 03.02.1419 and frozen salmon 03.03.1311 and 03.03.1319.
Price per kilo (NOK)
Fresh or chilled salmon61.986.27.1
Frozen salmon65.39-2.223.9
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon15 294-2.0-14.7
Frozen salmon62962.559.2

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 15 294 tonnes in the period 13 March – 19 March. This is 2.0 per cent less than in the previous week, 6 March – 12 March, when exported volume was 15 606 tonnes.


Norway exported 629 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 65.39 per kilo in the period 13 March – 19 March.