A drop in salmon export price
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Norwegian weekly Statistical export price and export volume for fresh and frozen salmon.

Export of salmonweek 5 2017



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A drop in salmon export price

In the period from 30 January – 5 February the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 66.01 per kilo. This is a decrease of 6.2 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 5 2017Change in per cent
Week 4 2017 - Week 5 2017Week 5 2016 - Week 5 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 salmon66.01-6.228.7
Frozen salmon72.332.241.2
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon14 4262.0-2.8
Frozen salmon272-18.6-52.7

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 14 426 tonnes in the period 30 January – 5 February. This is 2.0 per cent more than in the previous week, 23 January – 29 January, when exported volume was 14 137 tonnes. 

Norway exported 272 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 72.33 per kilo in the period 30 January – 5 February.