A considerable rise in salmon export price
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 24 2016



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A considerable rise in salmon export price

In the period from 13 June – 19 June the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 69.44 per kilo. This is a considerable increase of 7.3 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 24 2016Change in per cent
Week 23 2016 - Week 24 2016Week 24 2015 - Week 24 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 salmon69.447.367.3
Frozen salmon58.89-6.445.8
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon14 20913.7-17.9
Frozen salmon258-19.1-60.5

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 14 209 tonnes in the period 13 June – 19 June, 13.7 per cent more than in the previous week, 6 June – 12 June.


Norway exported 258 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 58.89 per kilo in the period 13 June – 19 June.