A large increase in salmon export price
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Export of salmonweek 41 2015



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A large increase in salmon export price

In the period from 5 October – 11 October the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 43.09 per kilo. This is a rise of 7.5 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 41 2015Change in per cent
Week 40 2015 - Week 41 2015Week 41 2014 - Week 41 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 salmon43.097.525.3
Frozen salmon43.160.64.8
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon18 6040.06.0
Frozen salmon598-18.5-43.3

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 18 604 tonnes in the period 5 October – 11 October, virtually unchanged compared to the period 28 September – 4 October when 18 598 tonnes were exported.

Norway exported 598 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 43.16 per kilo in the period 5 October – 11 October.