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OSLO Jan 4 Norwegian seafood exports rose by 23 percent in 2016 from a year earlier to a record of 91.6 billion Norwegian crowns ($10.59 billion), the state controlled Norwegian Seafood Council (NSC) said on Wednesday.
Higher sales were driven by lower salmon supply, rising demand and a weak currency, it said.
NSC will present more details later on Wednesday.
($1 = 8.6468 Norwegian crowns) (Reporting by Ole Petter Skonnord, editing by Stine Jacobsen)
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