Fall in salmon export price
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Export of salmonweek 8 2015



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Fall in salmon export price

In the period from 16 February – 22 February the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 41.76 per kilo. This is a drop of 6.7 per cent, a little over NOK 3  less per kilo, compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 8 2015Change in per cent
Week 7 2015 - Week 8 2015Week 8 2014 - Week 8 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 salmon41.76-6.7-14.4
Frozen salmon47.000.8-4.0
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon15 8648.410.8
Frozen salmon5946.6146.5

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 15 864 tonnes in the period 16 February – 22 February, up 8.4 per cent compared to the period 9 February– 15 February.

Norway exported 594 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 47.00 per kilo in the period 16 February – 22 February.