Decline in salmon export price
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Export of salmonweek 34 2016



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Decline in salmon export price

In the period from 22 August – 28 August the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 56.36 per kilo. This is a decrease of 4.8 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 34 2016Change in per cent
Week 33 2016 - Week 34 2016Week 34 2015 - Week 34 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 salmon56.36-4.835.0
Frozen salmon60.712.342.2
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon16 188-2.9-4.6
Frozen salmon40910.8-4.7

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 16 188 tonnes in the period 22 August – 28 August, down 2.9 per cent from the previous week, 15 August – 21 August.


Norway exported 409 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 60.71 per kilo in the period 22 August – 28 August.