Sales generated NOK 40 billion
Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
fiskeoppdrett, Aquaculture, fish farming, salmon, rainbow trout, shellfish, char, cod, halibut, fish farm, hatcheries, hatchery-produced fish, operating licences, employeesAquaculture , Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
The statistics shows aquaculture, fish farming and reared salmon. The sales generated NOK 40 billion in 2013.

Aquaculture2013, final figures



This is an archived release.

Go to latest release

Sales generated NOK 40 billion

In 2013, the first-hand value of Norwegian fish farming reached NOK 40 billion, up 35 per cent from 2012. The produced quantity was 1.25 million tonnes.

Fish for food (tonnes)SharePer centFirst hand valuePer cent
2012 - 2013(NOK million)2012 - 2013
Total1 247 865100.0-5.540 48034.8
Salmon1 168 32493.6-5.237 92235.7
Rainbow trout71 5525.7-4.22 29035.0
Cod3 7700.3-62.4120-42.8
Halibut1 3850.1-20.4107-19.5
Shellfish2 3630.218.11319.7
Other fish species:::::

The final figures from Aquaculture 2013 show only minor changes compared with the preliminary figures (June 2014).

New conversion factor from 2012Open and readClose

Quantity is quoted as round weight. Fish that is delivered gutted is converted into round weight. The conversion factors from NS 9417 were adopted in 2012. The new conversion factors are as follows, with the old factors in parenthesis: salmon gutted with head - 1.125 (1.125), salmon gutted and decapitated - 1.266 (1.2857), rainbow trout gutted with head - 1.135 (1.125) and rainbow trout gutted and decapitated - 1.265 (1.2857).