OSLO, June 27 (Reuters) - The export price of fresh farmed Norwegian salmon fell to 61.70 Norwegian crowns ($7.58) per kilo last week from 65.00 crowns the previous week, Statistics Norway said on Wednesday.
Volumes exported fell to 16,297 tonnes from 16,548 tonnes over the same period, it added.
Norway is the world’s largest producer of farmed salmon. The sector is the Nordic country’s second-largest export industry after oil and gas production.
Leading Norwegian producers include Marine Harvest, Salmar, Leroy Seafood, Grieg Seafood , Austevoll Seafood and Norway Royal Salmon . ($1 = 8.1364 Norwegian crowns) (Reporting by Oslo newsroom)