This is an archived release.
Drop in export price of fresh salmon
In the period from 6 January to 12 January, the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 48.75 per kilo. This is decrease of 3.2 per cent from the previous seven-day period.
|Week 2 2014||Change in per cent|
|Week 1 2014 - Week 2 2014||Week 2 2013 - Week 2 2014|
|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||48.75||-3.2||46.2|
|Fresh or chilled salmon||15 118||61.8||-3.6|
The export quantity of fresh salmon was 15 118 tonnes in the period from 6 January to 12 January, a large rise of 61.8 per cent from the period 30 December to 5 January. Note that weeks including Christmas and New Year normally show low export volumes.
Norway exported 352 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 44.49 per kilo in the period from 6 January to 12 January.