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 13 2016



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A small decrease in salmon export prices

In the period from 28 March – 3 April the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 61.98 per kilo. This is a small decrease of 0.8 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 13 2016Change in per cent
Week 12 2016 - Week 13 2016Week 13 2015 - Week 13 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 salmon61.98-0.853.7
Frozen salmon52.70-0.313.5
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon13 75032.1-32.2
Frozen salmon173-48.0-62.6

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 13 750 tons in the period 28 March – 3 April, a substantial increase of 32.1 per cent compared to the period 21 March – 27 March. As in previous years, the salmon export was low in Easter week.

Norway exported 173 tons of frozen salmon at NOK 52.70 per kilo in the period 28 March – 3 April.