Decline in salmon export price
External economy;Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing
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Export of salmonweek 36 2016



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Decline in salmon export price

In the period from 5 September – 11 September the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 55.28 per kilo. This is a decrease of 2.1 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 36 2016Change in per cent
Week 35 2016 - Week 36 2016Week 36 2015 - Week 36 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 salmon55.28-2.128.5
Frozen salmon65.003.159.2
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon18 0637.54.9
Frozen salmon710152.798.9

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 18 063 tonnes in the period 5 September – 11 September, up 7.5 per cent from the previous week, 29 August – 4 September.


Norway exported 710 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 65.00 per kilo in the period 5 September – 11 September.