A slight decrease in salmon export price
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Export of salmonweek 40 2015



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A slight decrease in salmon export price

In the period from 28 September – 4 October the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 40.07 per kilo. This is a minor decline of 0.8 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 40 2015Change in per cent
Week 39 2015 - Week 40 2015Week 40 2014 - Week 40 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 salmon40.07-0.812.6
Frozen salmon42.908.66.3
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon18 598-1.78.5
Frozen salmon73417.8-51.4

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 18 598 tonnes in the period 28 September – 4 October, down 1.7 per cent compared to the period 21 September – 28 September. 

Norway exported 734 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 42.90 per kilo in the period 28 September – 4 October.