Increase in salmon export price
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Export of salmonweek 14 2015



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Increase in salmon export price

In the period from 30 March – 5 April the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 42.30 per kilo. This is an increase of 4.9 per cent, compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 14 2015Change in per cent
Week 13 2015 - Week 14 2015Week 14 2014 - Week 14 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 salmon42.304.9-3.9
Frozen salmon39.44-15.1-14.0
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon12 240-39.7-29.3
Frozen salmon335-27.6-22.3

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 12 240 tonnes in the period 30 March – 5 April, down 39.7 per cent compared to the period 23 March – 29 March. As in previous years, the salmon export was low in Easter week.

Norway exported 335 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 39.44 per kilo in the period 30 March – 5 April.