14/02 Info concerning sales of herring for consumption

Published: by Norges Sildesalgslag (Last updated: )
To
Foreign fishing vessels selling
herring through Norges Sildesalgslag

CIRCULAR N0 14/02

Bergen, May 3rd 2002


INFO CONCERNING SALES OF HERRING FOR CONSUMPTION PURPOSES .

Minimum prices for herring for consumption purposes.

For herring for consumption purposes the following minimum price will enter into force from 15th of May 2002:
NOK 3,10 per kilo - all assortments (sizes) included

The minimum price will apply until further notice.  For your information the Federation of Norwegian Fishing Industry and Norges Sildesalgslag have decided to have price consultation for the autumn season on 6th and 7th of August 2002.


The auction routines.

The following auction times applies until further notice:

7 a m û 8 a m  (Sundays 9 a m û 10 a m)
1 p m û 2 p m
6 p m û 7 p m
9 p m û 10 p m   

We would like to stress that catches have to be reported to NSS before the time of any given auction to be included in the specific auction.    

Regarding the auction and the fixing of the auction area NSS would like to encourage you to include as many buyers in your auction area as possible.  By doing this, you may by extended competition be able to get a higher price at the auction.


Kindly regards
NORGES SILDESALGSLAG

Knut Torgnes
Roald Oen