Farmed Atlantic salmon prices to decline despite continuing supply challenges

Published on
March 8, 2017

In terms of global consumer demand, farmed Atlantic salmon continues to be one of the seafood industry’s leading lights, but from a supply perspective, the fish fell well short of meeting its full potential last year.

The salmon farming industry is led by Norway, which produces around half the Atlantic salmon sold in the world and exports in the region 1 million metric tons (MT) annually, followed in second place by Chile. In 2016 ...

Contributing Editor reporting from London, UK

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