Slight easing ahead for Norwegian salmon prices

Published on
June 1, 2016

Norway’s farmed Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) prices continued to climb throughout May and while they are likely to be at historically very high levels at least through to the end of the summer, they are expected to decline somewhat through June, July and August as supplies improve.

In mid-May, the average export price for the Scandinavian country’s fresh whole salmon was NOK 65.71 (USD 7.88, EUR 7.06) per kg, which was more than 60 percent higher than a year previously.

Analysts forecast …

Contributing Editor reporting from London, UK

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