A drop in salmon export price
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Export of salmonweek 29 2016



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A drop in salmon export price

In the period from 18 July – 24 July the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 65.12 per kilo. This is a fall of 7.5 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 29 2016Change in per cent
Week 28 2016 - Week 29 2016Week 29 2015 - Week 29 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 salmon65.12-7.545.3
Frozen salmon70.8514.064.2
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon13 629-0.5-8.7
Frozen salmon27276.6-47.9

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 13 629 tonnes in the period 18 July – 24 July. This is 0.5 per cent less than in the previous week, 11 July – 17 July.

Norway exported 272 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 70.85 per kilo in the period 18 July – 24 July.