A large decrease 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 14 2016




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A large decrease in salmon export prices

In the period from 4 April – 10 April the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 59.03 per kilo. This is a decrease of 4.8 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 14 2016Change in per cent
Week 13 2016 - Week 14 2016Week 14 2015 - Week 14 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 salmon59.03-4.839.6
Frozen salmon52.48-0.433.1
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon15 62713.727.7
Frozen salmon31481.5-6.3

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 15 627 tons in the period 4 April – 10 April, a substantial increase of 13.7 per cent compared to the period 28 March – 3 April.
Norway exported 314 tons of frozen salmon at NOK 52.48 per kilo in the period 4 April – 10 April.