BRIEF-Bakkafrost cuts 2016 global salmon supply due to Chile, sees higher prices
March 17 (Reuters) -
* Bakkafrost CEO Regin Jacobsen says cuts forecast for 2016 global salmon supply to minus 6 percent compared to 2015 from previous forecast minus 3 percent due Chile algal bloom
* CEO says Chile has lost 25 mln fish due to early slaughtering.
* CEO says "This make us expecting higher salmon prices in 2016 than we expected only three weeks ago"
* CEO says we notice big frustration in the market now. People have problems to get fish delivered.
* CEO says contract prices will rise significantly after Easter. Further company coverage: (Reporting By Joachim Dagenborg, editing by Ole Petter Skonnord)
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