Considerable rise in salmon export prices
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Export of salmonweek 28 2014



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Considerable rise in salmon export prices

In the period from 07 July to 13 July, the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 41.66 per kilo. This is a substantial rise of 10.8 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 28 2014Change in per cent
Week 27 2014 - Week 28 2014Week 28 2013 - Week 28 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 salmon41.6610.8-5.9
Frozen salmon38.10-3.0-10.7
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon15 2561.08.2
Frozen salmon825-8.9113.7

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 15 256 tonnes in the period from 07 July to 13 July, a small increase of 1.0 per cent from the period 30 June to 06 July.

Norway exported 825 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 38.10 per kilo in the period from 07 July to 13 July.