Drop in salmon export price
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Export of salmonweek 51 2014



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Drop in salmon export price

In the period from 15 December – 21 December the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 42.36 per kilo. This is a fall of 9.6 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 51 2014Change in per cent
Week 50 2014 - Week 51 2014Week 51 2013 - Week 51 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 salmon42.36-9.6-12.7
Frozen salmon44.12-0.82.3
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon18 822-11.3-16.9
Frozen salmon542-31.4-22.0

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 18 822 tonnes in the period 15 December – 21 December, down 11.3 per cent compared to the period 8 December – 14 December.

Norway exported 542 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 44.12 per kilo in the period 15 December – 21 December.