A major fall in salmon export prices
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Norwegian weekly Statistical export price and export volume for whole, fresh and frozen salmon

Export of salmonweek 3 2016



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A major fall in salmon export prices

In the period from 18 January – 24 January the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 54.56 per kilo. This is a considerable fall of 11.5 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 3 2016Change in per cent
Week 2 2016 - Week 3 2016Week 3 2015 - Week 3 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 salmon54.56-11.517.9
Frozen salmon47.31-4.22.1
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon16 11510.01.1
Frozen salmon4457.5-11.9

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 16 115 tons in the period 18 January – 24 January, up 10.0 per cent compared to the period 11 January – 17 January.


Norway exported 445 tons of frozen salmon at NOK 47.31 per kilo in the period 18 January – 24 January.