Salmon processing line (Photo: Marine Harvest/Jan Inge Haga)
Salmon price status at week 6
Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 21:20 (GMT + 9)
Volumes of fresh Norwegian salmon exported in week 6 decreased 751 tonnes (-4 % percent) from last week, but it increased 1,614 tonnes (+10,8 percent) 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
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.
Sales for February-December 2018 were traded several times. The first time at NOK 53.75 and the last time at NOK 54,00. Firm seller price for this period is firm at NOK 55.00.
Firm buyer price for the March 2018 contracts is firm at NOK 55.00, while firm buyer price for the second term 2018 is firm at NOK 53.00.
Photo Courtesy of FIS Member Marine Harvest ASA - Headquarters