Decline in export price of fresh salmon
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Export of salmonweek 17 2014



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Decline in export price of fresh salmon

In the period from 21 April to 27 April, the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 46.29 per kilo. This is a decrease of 2.3 per cent from the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 17 2014Change in per cent
Week 16 2014 - Week 17 2014Week 17 2013 - Week 17 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 salmon46.29-2.310.2
Frozen salmon46.09-0.912.7
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon14 61421.22.3
Frozen salmon174-17.9-44.8

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 14 614 tonnes in the period from 21 April to 27 April, a considerable rise of 21.2 per cent from the period 14 April to 20 April. Like in previous years, the salmon export was low in Easter week.

Norway exported 174 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 46.09 per kilo in the period from 21 April to 27 April.