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Chilean salmon prices into US plummet

Prices into Brazil fall slightly, too. 

Prices for Chilean salmon into the US plummeted in week 29, falling $0.21 ($0.18) per pound in just a week to $5.27 (€4.52), according to the latest figures from DataSalmon.

Prices for head-on whole Chilean salmon into Brazil sized 10-12 fell $0.07 (€0.06) to $6.82 (€5.85) per kilo during the week. 

Continuing the trend from the past several weeks, prices of frozen H&G coho and trout into the Japanese market remained at JPY 865 ($7.72/€6.68) and JPY 1,050 ($9.37/€8.11) per kilo, respectively.

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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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