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November, 2017

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Norwegian Seafood Council appoints new director in the UK

Hans Frode Kielland Asmyhr (47) has been appointed the new country representative for the Norwegian Seafood Council(NSC) in the UK. He will take up his role from 1 September.

Norwegian whitefish exports hit record-high of NOK 8.1 billion in H1 2017

Exports of whitefish have never before had a greater value in the first six months of the year. The growth is due primarily to conventional products, as well as fresh and frozen whole whitefish.

Norwegian seafood exports break new records in first half of 2017

​Never before has Norway exported a greater value of seafood than in the first six months of 2017. The increase is due primarily to record-high salmon prices but also to strong growth in export volumes to the U.S. and Asian markets.
Salmon, Norway, Clipfish, Mackerel

Norwegian shellfish exports lower in first half of 2017

Norway exported 23 000 tonnes of shellfish worth NOK 766 million in the first six months of 2017. This is a decrease in volume of 22 per cent and a decline in value of 17 per cent versus the same period last year.
Other shellfish

Norwegian salmon exports worth NOK 31.5 billion in first six months of 2017

The value of Norwegian salmon exports is steadily reaching new heights. In the first six months, the export value for salmon has never been higher than this year. Record-high salmon prices and growth in the U.S. and Asia are the main reasons.

Norwegian pelagic exports worth NOK 3.3 billion in first half of 2017

Challenges with market access and large herring catches are reflected in herring exports for the first six months, while the price for mackerel has been higher than last year despite larger quotas.
Norway, Mackerel

June, 2017

May, 2017

April, 2017

New country of origin mark for Norwegian seafood

The Norwegian Seafood Council are today launching a new country of origin mark for Norwegian seafood, “Seafood from Norway”. The new mark guarantees the origins of seafood from Norway and contributes towards a stronger position for Norwegian seafood globally.

Total pelagic exports reach NOK 2.1 billion in Q1 2017

Norway exported 78,000 tonnes of herring and 68,000 tonnes of mackerel with a total value of NOK 1.7 billion in the first quarter. During the same period, Norway exported pelagic fish worth a total of 2.1 billion. While volume decreased by 6 per cent, the value grew by 7 per cent compared with the first period last year.
Norway, Herring, Mackerel, Capelin

Strong value growth for Norwegian salmon exports in Q1 2017

Norway exported 233,000 tonnes of salmon for NOK 16.1 billion in the first quarter. There is a volume increase of 3 percent and an increase of 21 percent, or 2.8 billion from the first quarter last year.
Salmon, Trout

Norwegian whitefish exports total NOK 4.2 billion in Q1 2017

Norway exported 129 000 tonnes of cod, saithe, haddock and other groundfish to a value of NOK 4.2 billion in Q1 2017. This is a 5 per cent increase in terms of volume and a 6 per cent increase in value from the same period last year. The biggest increase was for frozen products, particularly frozen whole fish. But there was also a substantial increase in exports of whole clipfish.
Clipfish, Stockfish, Skrei, Haddock, Saithe

Norwegian seafood exports grew by NOK 2.7 billion in Q1 2017

Norway has exported 636,000 tonnes of seafood worth NOK 24.1 billion in the first quarter of this year. This is an increase of 13 per cent or 2.7 billion compared with the first quarter last year. Volume fell by 7 per cent.
Salmon, Trout, Clipfish, Mackerel

March, 2017

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