This is an archived release.
Text, figure and tables were corrected 22.01.2016
A large increase in salmon export price
In the period from 11 January – 17 January the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 61.64 per kilo. This is an increase of 7.6 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period. It is also the first time the export price is over NOK 60 a kilogram.
|Week 2 2016||Change in per cent|
|Week 1 2016 - Week 2 2016||Week 2 2015 - Week 2 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.|
|Price per kilo (NOK)|
|Fresh or chilled salmon||61.64||7.6||34.7|
|Fresh or chilled salmon||14 655||3.4||-6.2|
The export quantity of fresh salmon was 14 655 tonnes in the period 11 January – 17 January, up 3.4 per cent compared to the period 4 January – 10 January.
Norway exported 414 tons of frozen salmon at NOK 49.38 per kilo in the period 11 January – 17 January.