Tagged: Fish

July record for Norwegian clipfish exports

Exports of groundfish including clipfish, salted fish and stockfish totalled NOK 726 million in July. This is an increase of NOK184 million compared to the same month last year. The volume of groundfish exports...

Herring Industry Could Save Millions

ScienceDaily (Aug. 7, 2009) — A recent research report by SINTEF Energy Research and the Norwegian Seafood Federation (FHL) points out that there is a huge potential for energy savings in Norwegian companies that...

Fishermen split over Lofoten seismic activity

  Norwegian fishermen are split over the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate’s acquisition of seismic data which will start off Lofoten next week. Many are opposed to the survey, claiming it is harmful to the fisheries. They say they...

Northern Norway running out of salmon

  The rising international market price on salmon has given an upturn for Norwegian fish farming industry. Now producers of salmon in northern Norway are about to run out of fish. The average size...

Record export of Norwegian herring

  1.2 billion kroner’s worth of herring has been exported in the first two months of this year, an increase of 238 million or 25%. The herring export has never had greater value in...

Bright future for Norwegian salmon industry

  While the majority of Norwegian industries is battling turbulent times as a result of the global financial crisis, the Norwegian salmon farmers are reporting better results than ever. And the future looks even...

Iceland and Norway fight over fish

In light of the North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission’s exclusion of Iceland from their 640,000 tonne quota of caught mackerel, Iceland have unilaterally claimed 112,000 tonnes of the quota in defiance. The European Union...

Norway #10 on Forbes “Best Countries for Business 2009”

The economic downturn that’s swept the globe has crushed financial markets, exploded unemployment and shaken confidence in the banking system. The disaster isn’t shared equally, though, writes Forbes. Some countries are in a much better position...

Norway Profits from US Trade

The annual value of goods exported to United States is more than $7 billion By John Erik Stacy 17 October 2008 Raw materials and technology The Beatles once sang of “Norwegian Wood”, but what...