Farmed Atlantic salmon prices in the first-quarter of this year increased to the levels seen towards the end of 2017 in all major markets, although they remained lower than the record highs seen a year previously, according to Marine Harvest.

In its Q1 2018 trading statement, the salmon producer stated that in local currencies, the average price paid for salmon in Europe in Q1 2018 decreased by 14.1 percent year-on-year to EUR 6.25 (USD 7.35) per kg, while the prices in Miami (USD 6.02…