Substantial rise in salmon export prices
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Export of salmonweek 27 2014



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Substantial rise in salmon export prices

In the period from 30 June to 06 July, the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 37.60 per kilo. This is a considerable rise of 11.9 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 27 2014Change in per cent
Week 26 2014 - Week 27 2014Week 27 2013 - Week 27 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 salmon37.6011.9-16.7
Frozen salmon39.260.4-8.9
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon15 108-11.96.3
Frozen salmon9060.7154.5

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 15 108 tonnes in the period from 30 June to 06 July, a decline of 11.9 per cent from the period 23 June to 29 June.

Norway exported 906 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 39.26 per kilo in the period from 30 June to 06 July.