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Bumper start to Norwegian seafood exports for 2018

Bumper start to Norwegian seafood exports for 2018

Press releases   •   Feb 05, 2018 05:00 UTC

Norway exported 198,000 tonnes of seafood worth NOK 7.7 billion in January. An increase in volume of 23,000 tonnes or 13 per cent and a NOK 143 million or 2 per cent rise in value compared with January last year.

Seafood exports worth record-high NOK 94.5 billion in 2017

Seafood exports worth record-high NOK 94.5 billion in 2017

Press releases   •   Jan 08, 2018 04:59 UTC

​Norway exported 2.6 million tonnes of seafood worth NOK 94.5 billion in 2017. This is an increase in value of 3 per cent, or NOK 3 billion, and an increase in volume of 7 per cent from the record year of 2016. This is the equivalent of 36 million meals every day, year round.

Yet another record year for whitefish exports

Yet another record year for whitefish exports

Press releases   •   Jan 08, 2018 04:59 UTC

​Norway exported cod, saithe, haddock and other whitefish worth NOK 15 billion in 2017. This is an increase of 8 per cent, or NOK 1.1 billion, from 2016.

Reduced exports of shellfish in 2017

Reduced exports of shellfish in 2017

Press releases   •   Jan 08, 2018 04:59 UTC

​Norway exported 40,000 tonnes of shellfish valued at NOK 1.7 billion in 2017. This is a decrease in volume of 2 per cent and a reduction in value of 7 per cent from 2016.

Increased volume and reduced value for exports of pelagic fish in 2017

Increased volume and reduced value for exports of pelagic fish in 2017

Press releases   •   Jan 08, 2018 04:59 UTC

​Norway exported 838,000 tonnes of pelagic fish worth NOK 7.7 billion in 2017. This is an increase in volume of 24 per cent and a decrease in value of 1 per cent from 2016.

Salmon exports valued at NOK 64.7 billion in 2017

Salmon exports valued at NOK 64.7 billion in 2017

Press releases   •   Jan 08, 2018 04:59 UTC

​Norway exported salmon worth NOK 64.7 billion in 2017. This is an increase of 5 per cent or NOK 3.4 billion compared with 2016, and it is the highest export value ever for salmon. Measured in product weight, Norway exported 1 million tonnes of salmon in 2017, which is 2.8 per cent or 27,000 tonnes more than in 2016.

Norwegian seafood exports for 2017 exceed last year’s level by a clear margin

Norwegian seafood exports for 2017 exceed last year’s level by a clear margin

Press releases   •   Dec 05, 2017 05:00 UTC

Norway exported 286,000 tonnes of seafood worth NOK 9 billion in November. Volume increased by 25 per cent, while export values remained on par with November last year. Year to date, Norway has exported 2.4 million tonnes of seafood worth NOK 86.5 billion. Export volumes have increased by 6 per cent, and value has increased by 4 per cent or NOK 3.3 billion compared to the same period last year.

Norwegian seafood exports total NOK 9.1 billion in October

Norwegian seafood exports total NOK 9.1 billion in October

Press releases   •   Nov 03, 2017 05:00 UTC

Norway exported 275,000 tonnes of seafood worth NOK 9.1 billion in October. Volumes were down by 5 per cent, while the total value of exports fell by 3 per cent or NOK 281 million compared with October last year. Year to date, Norway has exported 2.1 million tonnes of seafood with a value of NOK 77.6 billion.

Norway´s seafood exports total NOK 69 billion year-to-date

Norway´s seafood exports total NOK 69 billion year-to-date

Press releases   •   Oct 05, 2017 04:00 UTC

Despite a decline in seafood exports in September, Norway has exported 1.8 million tonnes of seafood with a value of NOK 69 billion so far this year. This is a volume increase of 3 per cent, and a value increase of 6 per cent or NOK 3.7 billion measured against the same period last year.

Norwegian seafood exports grew by 7 per cent in August

Norwegian seafood exports grew by 7 per cent in August

Press releases   •   Sep 06, 2017 04:00 UTC

August was a good month for Norwegian seafood exports. Norway exported 165,000 tonnes of seafood worth NOK 7.5 billion in August. Volume was 2 per cent higher, while export value increased by 7 per cent or NOK 501 million compared to August last year.

Seafood exports worth NOK 6,7 billion in July

Seafood exports worth NOK 6,7 billion in July

Press releases   •   Aug 04, 2017 04:00 UTC

Norway exported 138 000 tonnes of seafood at a value of NOK 6,7 billion in July. Volumes were 4 percent lower, yet the export value increased by 2 percent, or NOK 115 million, compared to July 2016.

Norwegian Seafood Council appoints new director in the UK

Norwegian Seafood Council appoints new director in the UK

Press releases   •   Jul 07, 2017 09:28 UTC

Hans Frode Kielland Asmyhr (47) has been appointed the new country representative for the Norwegian Seafood Council(NSC) in the UK. He will take up his role from 1 September.

Norwegian whitefish exports hit record-high of NOK 8.1 billion in H1 2017

Norwegian whitefish exports hit record-high of NOK 8.1 billion in H1 2017

Press releases   •   Jul 06, 2017 04:00 UTC

Exports of whitefish have never before had a greater value in the first six months of the year. The growth is due primarily to conventional products, as well as fresh and frozen whole whitefish.

Norwegian seafood exports break new records in first half of 2017

Norwegian seafood exports break new records in first half of 2017

Press releases   •   Jul 06, 2017 04:00 UTC

​Never before has Norway exported a greater value of seafood than in the first six months of 2017. The increase is due primarily to record-high salmon prices but also to strong growth in export volumes to the U.S. and Asian markets.

Norwegian shellfish exports lower in first half of 2017

Norwegian shellfish exports lower in first half of 2017

Press releases   •   Jul 06, 2017 04:00 UTC

Norway exported 23 000 tonnes of shellfish worth NOK 766 million in the first six months of 2017. This is a decrease in volume of 22 per cent and a decline in value of 17 per cent versus the same period last year.

Norwegian salmon exports worth NOK 31.5 billion in first six months of 2017

Norwegian salmon exports worth NOK 31.5 billion in first six months of 2017

Press releases   •   Jul 06, 2017 04:00 UTC

The value of Norwegian salmon exports is steadily reaching new heights. In the first six months, the export value for salmon has never been higher than this year. Record-high salmon prices and growth in the U.S. and Asia are the main reasons.

Norwegian pelagic exports worth NOK 3.3 billion in first half of 2017

Norwegian pelagic exports worth NOK 3.3 billion in first half of 2017

Press releases   •   Jul 06, 2017 04:00 UTC

Challenges with market access and large herring catches are reflected in herring exports for the first six months, while the price for mackerel has been higher than last year despite larger quotas.

Norwegian seafood exports grow by 13% in May

Norwegian seafood exports grow by 13% in May

Press releases   •   Jun 07, 2017 04:00 UTC

Norway exported 163,000 tonnes of seafood with a value of NOK 7.6 billion in May. The volume was at the same level as May 2016, while export value increased by NOK 888 million or 13 per cent. So far this year, Norway has exported 1.1 million tonnes of seafood worth NOK 39 billion. Export volumes have increased by 3 per cent, while the year-on-year growth in value is NOK 3.2 billion or 9 per cent.

Norwegian seafood exports decline in April, but total export value for 2017 has increased

Norwegian seafood exports decline in April, but total export value for 2017 has increased

Press releases   •   May 04, 2017 04:00 UTC

In April ​Norway exported 151,000 tonnes of seafood to a value of NOK 6.8 billion. So far this year, Norway has exported 886,000 tonnes of seafood worth NOK 31 billion. Export volumes are at the same level as last year, while the value of Norwegian seafood exports has increased by NOK 2.3 billion or 8 per cent.

New country of origin mark for Norwegian seafood

New country of origin mark for Norwegian seafood

Press releases   •   Apr 25, 2017 10:20 UTC

The Norwegian Seafood Council are today launching a new country of origin mark for Norwegian seafood, “Seafood from Norway”. The new mark guarantees the origins of seafood from Norway and contributes towards a stronger position for Norwegian seafood globally.