Salmon export prices continue falling
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
laks, Export of salmon, farmed salmon, price of salmon, export quantity, fresh/chilled salmon, frozen salmonFishing , External trade , Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing, External economy

Export of salmonweek 25 2014



This is an archived release.

Go to latest release

Salmon export prices continue falling

In the period from 16 June to 22 June, the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 36.47 per kilo. This is a decrease of 2.8 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 25 2014Change in per cent
Week 24 2014 - Week 25 2014Week 25 2013 - Week 25 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 salmon36.47-2.8-11.5
Frozen salmon38.94-6.7-7.5
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon17 30812.729.8
Frozen salmon80011.465.3

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 17 308 tonnes in the period from 16 June to 22 June, an increase of 12.7 per cent from the period 9 June to 15 June.

Norway exported 800 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 38.94 per kilo in the period from 16 June to 22 June.