Slow summer demand during the European holiday season continues to drag down Norwegian salmon prices.

"It is a buyer's market where the customers decide the price. They would rather pay NOK 60 (€5.18/$5.62) than NOK 70 (€6.04/$6.56)," an exporter told IntraFish.

The exporter said prices may fall significantly in the coming weeks.

"The market is worse than what we see in Norwegian kroner.