Increase in salmon export prices
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Export of salmonweek 5 2016



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Increase in salmon export prices

In the period from 1 February – 7 February the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 51.27 per kilo. This is an increase of 4.1 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 5 2016Change in per cent
Week 4 2016 - Week 5 2016Week 5 2015 - Week 5 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 salmon51.274.128.9
Frozen salmon51.210.713.2
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon14 839-5.50.2
Frozen salmon57572.222.6

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 14 839 tons in the period 1 February – 7 February, down 5.5 per cent compared to the period 25 January – 31 January.

Norway exported 575 tons of frozen salmon at NOK 51.21 per kilo in the period 1 February – 7 February.