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Chilean salmon prices to Brazil take another dip in week 23

Prices to the US and Japan remained fairly stable.

There were no dramatic changes in Chilean salmon prices in week 23, according to the latest figures from DataSalmon, but prices for head-on whole salmon 10-12 wholesale into Brazil did see a small dip for the second week running, falling $0.40 (€0.36) to $7.27 (€6.50) per kilo.

Prices for average D trim Chilean salmon heading into the United States also crept down by $0.02 (€0.02) to $5.82 (€5.20) per pound during the week.

Prices for frozen H&G coho to the Japanese market remained static at JPY 865 (€7/$7.90) per kilo, the same price as week 18 .

Prices for frozen H&G trout also remained unchanged at JPY 1,050 (€8.50/$9.60) per kilo on average.

The data is based on average prices from 15 Chilean exporters, representing 80 percent of the fresh supply from Chile.

Through an agreement, DataSalmon is using information from SalmonEx USA and Brazil index for the preparation of the reports.

The SalmonEx Index represents real sales, invoiced and delivered, between Monday and Sunday from the week prior, and most of these prices are negotiated the week before that.

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