Salmon prices keep rising
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Export of salmonweek 15 2013



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Salmon prices keep rising

In the period from 8 April to 14 April, the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 42.27 per kilo. This is an increase of 6.1 per cent from the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 15 2013Change in per cent
Week 14 2013 - Week 15 2013Week 15 2012 - Week 15 2013
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 salmon42.276.144.1
Frozen salmon38.35-1.225.2
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon13 55020.0-12.7
Frozen salmon221-3.1-61.2

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 13 550 tonnes in the period from 8 April to 14 April, an increase of 20 per cent from the period 1 April to 7 April.

Norway exported 221 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 38.35 per kilo in the period from 8 April to 14 April.