A major drop in salmon export price
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
laks, Export of salmon, farmed salmon, price of salmon, export quantity, fresh/chilled salmon, frozen salmonFishing , External trade , Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing, External economy
Norwegian weekly Statistical export price and export volume for fresh and frozen salmon

Export of salmonweek 30 2016



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A major drop in salmon export price

In the period from 25 July – 31 July the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 59.41 per kilo. This is a considerable fall of 8.8 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 30 2016Change in per cent
Week 29 2016 - Week 30 2016Week 30 2015 - Week 30 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 salmon59.41-8.828.5
Frozen salmon70.08-1.167.3
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon14 9479.7-2.1
Frozen salmon31716.5-17.4

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 14 947 tonnes in the period 25 July – 31 July. This is 9.7 per cent more than in the previous week, 18 July – 24 July.

Norway exported 317 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 70.08 per kilo in the period 25 July – 31 July.