A slight fall in salmon export prices
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Export of salmonweek 17 2016



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A slight fall in salmon export prices

In the period from 25 April – 1 May the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 55.65 per kilo. This is a small decrease of 1.5 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 17 2016Change in per cent
Week 16 2016 - Week 17 2016Week 17 2015 - Week 17 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 salmon55.65-1.547.9
Frozen salmon56.242.930.6
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon15 4251.7-4.0
Frozen salmon337-6.1-27.2

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 15 425 tons in the period 25 April – 1 May, an increase of 1.7 per cent compared to the period 18 April – 24 April. 

Norway exported 337 tons of frozen salmon at NOK 56.24 per kilo in the period 25 April – 1 May.