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Salmon export prices still increasing
In the period from 28 December 2015 – 3 January 2016 the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 55.06 per kilo. This is an increase of 3.4 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period and the highest measured export price for whole fresh salmon.
|Week 53 2015||Change in per cent|
|Week 52 2015 - Week 53 2015||Week 1 2015 - Week 53 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 salmon||55.06||3.4||20.8|
|Fresh or chilled salmon||9 593||-8.6||1.3|
The export quantity of fresh salmon was 9 593 tonnes in the period 28 December – 3 January, down 8.6 per cent compared to the period 21 December – 27 December. Note that weeks including Christmas and New Year normally show low export volumes.
Norway exported 107 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 44.04 per kilo in the period 28 December – 3 January.