Increase in salmon export price
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Norwegian weekly Statistical export price and export voulume for Whole, fresh and frozen salmon

Export of salmonweek 49 2015



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Increase in salmon export price

In the period from 30 November – 6 December the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 50.06 per kilo. This is an increase of 2.6 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period, and the first time since the year-end 2013 / 2014 the weekly price has reached NOK 50 per kg.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 49 2015Change in per cent
Week 48 2015 - Week 49 2015Week 49 2014 - Week 49 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 salmon50.062.610.5
Frozen salmon45.245.55.1
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon19 8024.8-1.9
Frozen salmon563-4.7-4.6

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 19 802 tonnes in the period 30 November – 6 December, up 4.8 per cent compared to the period 23 November – 29 November.

Norway exported 563 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 45.24 per kilo in the period 30 November – 6 December.