A minor increase in salmon export price
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Norwegian weekly statistical export price and export volume for fresh and frozen salmon.

Export of salmonweek 52 2016



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A minor increase in salmon export price

In the period from 26 December 2016 – 1 January 2017 the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 73.53 per kilo. This is a minor increase of 0.6 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 52 2016Change in per cent
Week 51 2016 - Week 52 2016Week 52 2015 - Week 52 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 salmon73.530.638.1
Frozen salmon57.31-17.336.4
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon10 408-30.7-0.8
Frozen salmon101-72.2-24.6

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 10 408 tonnes in the period 26 December – 1 January. This is 30.7 per cent less than in the previous week, 19 December – 25 December when exported volume was 15 026 tonnes. Note that weeks including Christmas and New Year normally show lower export volumes. 

Norway exported 101 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 57.31 per kilo in the period 26 December 2016 – 1 January 2017.