A decrease in salmon export prices
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Export of salmonweek 10 2016



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A decrease in salmon export prices

In the period from 7 March – 13 March the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 56.07 per kilo. This is a decrease of 4.1 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 10 2016Change in per cent
Week 9 2016 - Week 10 2016Week 10 2015 - Week 10 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 salmon56.07-4.136.3
Frozen salmon51.8218.313.8
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon16 059-0.20.9
Frozen salmon37727.4-44.6

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 16 059 tons in the period 7 March – 13 March, a small decrease of 0.2 per cent compared to the period 29 February – 6 March. 

Norway exported 377 tons of frozen salmon at NOK 51.82 per kilo in the period 7 March – 13 March.