Increase in salmon export prices
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Norwegian weekly statistical export price and export volume for whole, fresh and frozen salmon.

Export of salmonweek 1 2016




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Increase in salmon export prices

In the period from 4 January – 10 January the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 57.27 per kilo. This is an increase of 4.0 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 1 2016Change in per cent
Week 53 2015 - Week 1 2016Week 1 2015 - Week 1 2016
1Selected commodity numbers for fresh salmon are 03.02.1411 and 03.02.1419 and frozen salmon 03.03.1311 and 03.03.1319.
At 12.20pm on 13 January 2016, the table in the article was updated. The figures for week 1 in 2016 are now compared with the figures for week 1 in 2015, and not week 2 in 2015 as in the original release.
Price per kilo (NOK)
Fresh or chilled salmon57.274.025.7
Frozen salmon47.908.8-6.3
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon14 17347.749.7
Frozen salmon297177.6160.5

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 14 173 tonnes in the period 4 January - 10 January, up 47.7 per cent compared to the period 28 December – 3 January.

Norway exported 297 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 47.90 per kilo in the period 4 January - 10 January.