The Norwegian Seafood Council has the pleasure of inviting Norwegian seafood exporters to attend the Norway-China Seafood Summit 2019. 

Registration is now closed and the event is fully booked.

Norway-China Seafood Summit 2019



The Norway-China Seafood Summit has become a valuable, annual meeting place for the Norwegian and Chinese seafood industry 


This year’s summit will focus on sharing of insights and visions about the China seafood markettrends and developments and the future seafood trade between Norway and China.  


The program will start in the afternoon on Tuesday 29 Octoberinclude two program sessions and end with a networking reception dinner including Seafood from Norway.  


It is also our great pleasure to confirm that the Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and Seafood will take part in the summit program.   




1400 – 1500 

Registration and welcome  


1500 – 1620 

Summit Part I  Norway-China Seafood Trade and Development   


1625 –1645 

Break, refreshments and networking  


1645 – 1800 

Summit Part II  Norwegian Pelagic in China: New Market Opportunities  

1800 – 1900 

Pre-dinner networking  


1900 –2030 

Networking buffet dinner with serving of Norwegian seafood  

See detailed Summit program here.




The summit takes place Tuesday 29 October in Qingdao 




Registration and participation at the Norway-China Seafood Summit is on a first-come-first basis. Deadline for registration is Friday 11 October.

Please see link below for registration 


Summit venue 


Norway-China Seafood Summit Qingdao 2019 is held at Hyatt Regency Qingdao 


China Fisheries & Seafood Expo 201 


China Fisheries is Asia's largest seafood fair and will take place in Qingdao 30 October – 1 November 2019opening the day after the summit program.  


The Norwegian Pavilion at the China Fisheries Expo is organized bInnovation Norway. If you  have any questions about the Norwegian Pavilion Innovation Norway can be contacted.   


NSC will have a stand at the pavilion where we welcome Norwegian seafood exporters and local partners to visit. 


Norwegian seafood exporters who plan to use the shared stand during the expo are advised to pre-register by the NSC. See here for online registration 




For hotel reservation, booking codes provided by the trade show organizers can be appliedFor more information visit the China Fisheries hotel support page. 




Travelers to China need a visa. If you need a visa invitation, please send the following information to NSC at Bendik Skoglund (email: 


  • Full name (as in passport) 

  • Date of birth 

  • Passport number 

  • Period of travel (dd/mm/yyyy - dd/mm/yyyy) 

  • City to be visited
  • Entity responsible for the trip and expenses related to the trip 


Once information has been submitted, NSC will return with an invitation letter to be attached to your visa application. We recommend applying for a visa well in advance 


Contact and questions  


Further details on the Norway-China Seafood Summit program will be announced on this page onwards. Should you have any questions about the summit, contact NSC China director Victoria Braathen.