Decline in salmon export price
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Export of salmonweek 19 2015



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Decline in salmon export price

In the period from 4 May – 10 May the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 36.99 per kilo. This a decrease of 5.8 per cent, compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 19 2015Change in per cent
Week 18 2015 - Week 19 2015Week 19 2014 - Week 19 2015
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 salmon36.99-5.8-12.0
Frozen salmon42.37-1.8-8.6
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon17 6028.612.6
Frozen salmon397-38.77.0

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 17 602 tonnes in the period 4 May – 10 May, up 8.6 per cent compared to the period 27 April – 3 May.

Norway exported 397 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 42.37 per kilo in the period 4 May – 10 May.