Increase 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 51 2016



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Increase in salmon export price

In the period from 19 December – 25 December the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 73.09 per kilo. This is an increase of 5.5 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 51 2016Change in per cent
Week 50 2016 - Week 51 2016Week 51 2015 - Week 51 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 salmon73.095.542.5
Frozen salmon69.346.839.2
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon15 026-22.7-25.6
Frozen salmon363-13.4-15.0

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 15 026 tonnes in the period 19 December – 25 December. This is 22.7 per cent less than in the previous week, 12 December – 18 December when exported volume was 19 450 tonnes. Note that weeks including Christmas and New Year normally show lower export volumes. 

Norway exported 363 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 69.34 per kilo in the period 19 December – 25 December.