A large increase in salmon export price
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Norwegian weekly satistical export price and export volume for whole, fresh and frozen salmon.

Export of salmonweek 19 2016



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A large increase in salmon export price

In the period from 9 May – 15 May the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 62.19 per kilo. This is a substantial increase of 9.3 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 19 2016Change in per cent
Week 18 2016 - Week 19 2016Week 19 2015 - Week 19 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 salmon62.199.368.1
Frozen salmon51.49-11.521.5
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon17 28323.2-1.8
Frozen salmon28619.2-28.0

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 17 283 tonnes in the period 9 May – 15 May, up 23.2 per cent compared to the period 2 May – 8 May.

Norway exported 286 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 51.49 per kilo in the period 9 May – 15 May.