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Record high export price of fresh salmon
In the period from 9 December to 15 December, the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 48.61 per kilo. This is an increase of 6.5 per cent from the previous seven-day period.
|Week 50 2013||Change in per cent|
|Week 49 2013 - Week 50 2013||Week 50 2012 - Week 50 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 salmon||48.61||6.5||57.9|
|Fresh or chilled salmon||23 617||11.8||-0.2|
The export quantity of fresh salmon was 23 617 tonnes in the period from 9 December to 15 December, an increase of 11.8 per cent from the period 2 December to 8 December. This is the first time the value of exported fresh salmon exceeded NOK 1 billion in a single week.
Norway exported 738 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 41.79 per kilo in the period from 9 December to 15 December.