Substantial rise in salmon export price
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Export of salmonweek 6 2015



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Substantial rise in salmon export price

In the period from 2 February – 8 February the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 43.43 per kilo. This is a rise of 9.2 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 6 2015Change in per cent
Week 5 2015 - Week 6 2015Week 6 2014 - Week 6 2015
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 salmon43.439.2-4.8
Frozen salmon45.460.5-4.7
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon14 693-0.812.6
Frozen salmon64637.720.7

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 14 693 tonnes in the period 2 February – 8 February, down 0.8 per cent compared to the period 26 January – 1 February.

Norway exported 646 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 45.46 per kilo in the period 2 February – 8 February.