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Norway salmon biomass up 10 pct yr/yr in Oct -Seafood Norway

Thu 30th November, 2017 5:49am
OSLO, Nov 30 (Reuters) - The volume of salmon in cages at 
Norwegian fish farms, as measured by weight, rose by 10 percent 
year-on-year in October, industry lobby group Seafood Norway 
said in a statement. 
    Also known under the term biomass, the quantity was 
estimated at 755,000 tonnes of salmon, it added. 
    Seafood Norway represents about 500 Norwegian seafood 
companies. 
    Big Norwegian salmon producers include Marine Harvest 
 MHG.OL , Leroey  LSG.OL , Salmar  SALM.OL , Grieg  GSFO.OL  and 
Norway Royal Salmon  NRSM.OL .  
    Norway is the world's top salmon producer, followed by 
Chile. 
    In September, salmon biomass was up eight percent 
year-on-year.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL8N1N62FR 
 
 (Reporting by Ole Petter Skonnord, editing by Terje Solsvik) 
 ((terje.solsvik@thomsonreuters.com; +47 918 666 70; Reuters 
Messaging: terje.solsvik.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net)) 
 
Keywords: NORWAY SALMON/
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