Spot price for salmon in 2021 (orange) against 2020 (grey). Data source: Akvafakta.

Salmon spot price stable

The spot price for salmon remained almost unchanged last week (week 5) at NOK 43.90 (£3.77) per kilo, falling by just 8 øre (less than £0.01), Norwegian data provider Akvafakta reported.

Published Last updated

The price is NOK 24.02 lower than during the same week last year.

The average spot price so far this year is NOK 44.14 / kg, compared to NOK 75.70 / kg at the same time one year ago.

Norway exported 28,273 tonnes (round weight) of salmon in week 4. This is 23.4% more than in the same week in 2020.

So far this year, 109,606 tonnes have been exported, 37.3% more than at the same time last year.