A small increase in salmon export price
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Export of salmonweek 3 2017



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A small increase in salmon export price

In the period from 16 January – 22 January 2017 the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 72.50 per kilo. This is a small increase of 0.1 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 3 2017Change in per cent
Week 2 2017 - Week 3 2017Week 3 2016 - Week 3 2017
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 salmon72.500.132.9
Frozen salmon71.9814.252.1
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon14 2197.6-11.8
Frozen salmon36036.9-19.1

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 14 219 tonnes in the period 16 January – 22 January. This is 7.6 per cent more than in the previous week, 9 January – 15 January, when exported volume was 13 217 tonnes.

Norway exported 360 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 71.98 per kilo in the period 16 January – 22 January.