Salmon

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January 17, 2018

Though the total value of salmon sold in the U.K. retail channel continued to grow last year, the sales volume of the market’s most popular seafood product decreased significantly...… Read More

Published on
January 8, 2018

Norway exported farmed salmon worth NOK 64.7 billion (USD 8 billion, EUR 6.7 billion) last year, an increase of five percent, or NOK 3.4 billion (USD 421.6 million, EUR 351.4 million) compared with 2016. In volume terms, the trade amounted to one million metric tons (MT), which was 2.8 percent, or 27,000 MT, more than the previous year.

Despite its record value and increased volume, the salmon sector’s export growth flattened out in 2017, s… Read More

Published on
January 2, 2018

The aquaculture industry in Chile produced 909,000 metric tons (MT) of seafood in the first 10 months of 2017...… Read More

Published on
December 18, 2017

Prices for Norway’s farmed Atlantic salmon have generally trended downward over the past 11 months – from an average of...… Read More

Published on
December 12, 2017

The export value of U.K. salmon increased by more than 42 percent or GBP 172.7 million (USD 230.1 million, EUR 195.4 million) to...… Read More

Published on
December 6, 2017

Norway exported 103,000 metric tons (MT) of farmed Atlantic salmon worth NOK 5.7 billion (USD 685.8 million, EUR 579.1 million) last month, representing a...… Read More

Published on
November 28, 2017

Approximately 4.6 million sockeye salmon are expected to return to Alaska's Upper Cook Inlet (UCI) in 2018, delivering a commercial harvest of 1.9 million fish...… Read More

Published on
November 20, 2017

Some 51.28 million sockeye salmon are expected to return to Bristol Bay in 2018, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADFG) has forecasted. Such a run would be 18 percent greater than the region’s most recent 10-year average and 41 percent more than the long-term mean of 33.78 million fish...… Read More

Published on
November 13, 2017

Norway exported 98,000 metric tons (MT) of farmed Atlantic salmon worth NOK 5.7 billion (USD 699.4 million, EUR 600.7 million) last month, representing a 10 percent increase in volume and a 2 percent rise in value compared with October 2016. 

The average export price for fresh whole salmon last month was...… Read More

Published on
November 6, 2017

The global harvest of farmed Atlantic salmon in the third-quarter of 2017 increased by 9 percent year-on-year to 523,400 metric tons (MT), resulting in reduced prices in key markets, according to Marine Harvest.

In its Q3 trading statement, the salmon producer confirmed the total salmon supply from Norway increased by 4.3 percent to 283,600 MT, compared with the corresponding three months of 2016. In the same period, the volumes from Scotland (40… Read More