A large increase 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 7 2016



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A large increase in salmon export prices

In the period from 15 February – 21 February the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 56.95 per kilo. This is an increase of 7.0 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 7 2016Change in per cent
Week 6 2016 - Week 7 2016Week 7 2015 - Week 7 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 salmon56.957.027.2
Frozen salmon52.1219.511.7
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon14 6822.50.3
Frozen salmon315-6.5-43.4

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 14 682 tons in the period 15 February – 21 February, up 2.5 per cent compared to the period 8 February – 14 February.


Norway exported 315 tons of frozen salmon at NOK 52.12 per kilo in the period 15 February – 21 February.