Salmon prices are still rising
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Export of salmonweek 16 2013



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Salmon prices are still rising

In the period from 15 April to 21 April, the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 43.23 per kilo. This is an increase of 2.3 per cent from the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 16 2013Change in per cent
Week 15 2013 - Week 16 2013Week 16 2012 - Week 16 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 salmon43.232.350.6
Frozen salmon38.791.137.6
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon13 438-0.8-18.6
Frozen salmon30939.8-28.6

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 13 438 tonnes in the period from 15 April to 21 April, a minor decrease of 0.8 per cent from the period 8 April to 14 April.

Norway exported 309 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 38.79 per kilo in the period from 15 April to 21 April.