Salmon export price continues to drop
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Export of salmonweek 35 2015



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Salmon export price continues to drop

In the period from 24 August – 30 August the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 39.06 per kilo. This is a fall of 6.4 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 35 2015Change in per cent
Week 34 2015 - Week 35 2015Week 35 2014 - Week 35 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 salmon39.06-6.412.0
Frozen salmon46.609.216.3
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon17 3532.36.5
Frozen salmon340-20.7-60.3

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 17 353 tonnes in the period 24 August – 30 August, up 2.3 per cent compared to the period 17 August – 23 August.

Norway exported 340 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 46.60 per kilo in the period 24 August – 30 August.