A considerable rise in salmon export price
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Norwegian weekly statistical export price and export volume for whole, fresh and frozen salmon.

Export of salmonweek 27 2016



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A considerable rise in salmon export price

In the period from 4 July – 10 July the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 70.96 per kilo. This is an increase of 9.1 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 27 2016Change in per cent
Week 26 2016 - Week 27 2016Week 27 2015 - Week 27 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 salmon70.969.178.5
Frozen salmon62.196.143.9
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon11 925-5.5-21.6
Frozen salmon33223.0-36.8

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 11 925 tonnes in the period 4 July – 10 July. This is 5.5 per cent less than in the previous week, 27 June – 3 July.

Norway exported 332 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 62.19 per kilo in the period 4 July – 10 July.