A minor increase in salmon export price
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Export of salmonweek 48 2016

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A minor increase in salmon export price

In the period from 28 November – 4 December the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 62.94 per kilo. This is a minor increase of 0.8 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 48 2016Change in per cent
Week 47 2016 - Week 48 2016Week 48 2015 - Week 48 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 salmon62.940.829.0
Frozen salmon68.59-5.959.9
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon19 1312.11.3
Frozen salmon860118.845.5

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 19 131 tonnes in the period 28 November – 4 December, an increase of 2.1 per cent from the previous week, 21 – 27 November.

Norway exported 860 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 68.59 per kilo in the period 28 November – 4 December.