Increase in salmon export price
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Export of salmonweek 41 2016



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Increase in salmon export price

In the period from 10 – 16 October the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 59.67 per kilo. This is an increase of 1.8 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 41 2016Change in per cent
Week 40 2016 - Week 41 2016Week 41 2015 - Week 41 2016
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 salmon59.671.838.5
Frozen salmon61.198.641.8
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon16 770-8.2-9.9
Frozen salmon635-19.16.2

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 16 770 tonnes in the period 10 – 16 October, a considerable drop of 8.2 per cent from the previous week, 3 October – 9 October. 

Norway exported 635 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 61.19 per kilo in the period 10 – 16 October.