A minor increase in salmon export price
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Export of salmonweek 14 2017



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A minor increase in salmon export price

In the period from 3 April – 9 April the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 62.82 per kilo. This is an increase of only 0.2 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

Exports of farmed salmon. Weekly figures1
Week 14 2017Change in per cent
Week 13 2017 - Week 14 2017Week 14 2016 - Week 14 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 salmon62.820.26.4
Frozen salmon66.12-1.026.0
Quantity (tonnes)
Fresh or chilled salmon18 6584.719.4
Frozen salmon396-42.926.1

The export quantity of fresh salmon was 18 658 tonnes in the period 3 April – 9 April. This is 4.7 per cent more than in the previous week, 27 March – 2 April, when exported volume was 17 821 tonnes.

Norway exported 396 tonnes of frozen salmon at NOK 66.12 per kilo in the period 3 April – 9 April.