Norwegian salmon prices slide but still at record levels
January 24, 2017
Prices for Norway’s farmed Atlantic salmon have remained very high at the start of 2017, with prices for fresh fish averaging NOK 72.42 (USD 8.63, EUR 8.05) per kg in the second week of the New Year. Though prices fell slightly compared to the previous week, they were up by almost 20 percent compared with the same week of last year and more than 50 percent more than in 2015.
With supplies staying tight, future prices of 3 to 6 kg fish will continue to be high over the coming months, with anal…