Drop in salmon export price
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Export of salmonweek 16 2015



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Drop in salmon export price

In the period from 13 April – 19 April the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 39.35 per kilo. This a fall of 6.8 per cent, compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 16 2015Change in per cent
Week 15 2015 - Week 16 2015Week 16 2014 - Week 16 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 salmon39.35-6.8-17.0
Frozen salmon43.960.4-5.4
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon17 98814.149.2
Frozen salmon824182.2288.7

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 17 988 tonnes in the period 13 April – 19 April, up 14.1 per cent compared to the period 6 April – 12 April.

Norway exported 824 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 43.96 per kilo in the period 13 April – 19 April.