A considerable drop 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 4 2016



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A considerable drop in salmon export prices

In the period from 25 January – 31 January the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 49.24 per kilo. This is a decrease of 9.8 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 4 2016Change in per cent
Week 3 2016 - Week 4 2016Week 4 2015 - Week 4 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 salmon49.24-9.811.1
Frozen salmon50.857.52.5
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon15 700-2.6-4.5
Frozen salmon334-24.9-23.9

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 15 700 tons in the period 25 January – 31 January, down 2.6 per cent compared to the period 18 January – 24 January.

Norway exported 334 tons of frozen salmon at NOK 50.85 per kilo in the period 25 January – 31 January.