A small decrease 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 9 2016



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A small decrease in salmon export prices

In the period from 29 February – 6 March the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 58.48 per kilo. This is a small decrease of 0.1 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 9 2016Change in per cent
Week 8 2016 - Week 9 2016Week 9 2015 - Week 9 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 salmon58.48-0.149.6
Frozen salmon43.81-14.9-3.9
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon16 08710.0-0.5
Frozen salmon296-26.9-42.4

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 16 087 tons in the period 29 February – 6 March, a substantial rise of 10.0 per cent compared to the period 22 February – 28 February.

Norway exported 296 tons of frozen salmon at NOK 43.81 per kilo in the period 29 February – 6 March.