The course of fisheries as per week 26/2018
Still difficult conditions for the North Sea herring, - though, the best week so far with more than 20.000 MT registered.
Coastal Sprat:In the area of outer Hardangerfjord only two catches were made this week for a total of 16 tonnes of sprat.From Monday the 20th of September at 8 p.m. the sprat fishery in Sognefjorden opens.
Industrial Fishery:2 500 tonnes of Blue Whiting and Norway pout were caught last week. There is only a small number of vessels participating in these fisheries at this time.
We like to remind you about this from the Sales Regulations;
Lower minimum prices for raw material for meal and oil purpose
The North Sea herring fisheries in progress, but results do not reflect the efforts made. The very first catches of matjes herring have been displayed in Egersund.
Prices relative to raw material for meal and oil purposes as from June 4 2018
This season’s best week for sand eel, - several vessels with modest volumes of North Sea herring.
Prices relative to raw material for meal and oil purposes as from May 28 2018