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

Export of salmonweek 8 2017



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A minor decrease in salmon export price

In the period from 20 February – 26 February the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 63.20 per kilo. This is a small decrease of 1.4 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 8 2017Change in per cent
Week 7 2017 - Week 8 2017Week 8 2016 - Week 8 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 salmon63.20-1.48.0
Frozen salmon71.742.439.3
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon15 3113.64.7
Frozen salmon52113.828.6

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 15 311 tonnes in the period 20 February – 26 February. This is 3.6 per cent more than in the previous week, 13 February – 19 February, when exported volume was 14 775 tonnes. 

Norway exported 521 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 71.74 per kilo in the period 20 February – 26 February.