Substantial rise in salmon export price
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Export of salmonweek 48 2015



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Substantial rise in salmon export price

In the period from 23 November – 29 November the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 48.79 per kilo. This is an increase of 9.6 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 48 2015Change in per cent
Week 47 2015 - Week 48 2015Week 48 2014 - Week 48 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 salmon48.799.612.5
Frozen salmon42.89-10.57.0
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon18 8894.22.4
Frozen salmon591-13.2-46.3

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 18 889 tonnes in the period 23 November – 29 November, up 4.2 per cent compared to the period 16 November – 22 November.

Norway exported 591 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 42.89 per kilo in the period 23 November – 29 November.