Salmon processing. (Photo: NSEC)
Salmon price status at week 36
Thursday, September 14, 2017, 04:30 (GMT + 9)
Export volumes of fresh Norwegian salmon for week 36 are up 230 tonnes from week 35 and up 210 tonnes from the corresponding week last year. Export volumes in the last five weeks are up 4 per cent year on year, Fish Pool ASA reported.
The Fish Pool Index reports that in the last four weeks salmon prices - Spot Market Prices (for fresh salmon between 3 kg and 6 kg, FCA Oslo) and export volumes were as follows:
Fish Pool forward prices
The forward price reflects the expectations of the Fish Pool's members for the next 24 months. The prices are assessed by contracts made as well as interests to buy or sell at Fish Pool and are indications for information purposes only.
The contracts for October 2017 were traded at NOK 57.50, those for November 2017 were traded at NOK 61.30.
The sales for December 2017 were traded at NOK 64.50.
The buyer price for the period from November to December 2017 is firm at NOK 62.50.
The buyer price for January 2018 is also firm, at NOK 63:00.
For the year 2018 the buyer price was set at NOK 61:50 versus a seller price at NOK 62:50.
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