Salmon fillets. (Photo: Marine Harvest)
Salmon price status at week 19
Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 21:40 (GMT + 9)
The volumes of fresh Norwegian salmon exported in week 19 are up 1,256 tonnes (+9 per cent) from last week, and up 686 tonnes (+4.8 per cent) from the corresponding week last year, reports Fish Pool ASA.
The Fish Pool Index reports that in the last four weeks the prices of the salmon market (for fresh salmon between 3 kg and 6 kg, FCA Oslo) and the export volumes were as follows:
Future prices of Fish Pool
The term prices reflect the expectations of Fish Pool members for the next 24 months. The prices are evaluated by the contracts that have been entered into, and by the interest to buy or sell in Fish Pool, and are only indicative.
The contracts for the period from May to December 2018 were traded at NOK 64.50. The seller is firm now at NOK 65.
The sales for the second half of the year 2018 were traded at NOK 60.50. The seller is firm now at NOK 60.80.
The contracts for the period from June to December 2018 were traded at NOK 63 and those for July 2018 at NOK 64.
The seller for June 2018 is firm at NOK 76. The buyer for the period from June to September 2018 is firm at NOK 63.