The course of fisheries as per week 2/2018
The second week of the year; - not the busiest in pelagic, and by the end of the week, harsh weather forced the fleet to port.
There will be an reduction in prices for raw materiale for fishmeal and fishoil from 19th of June 2017.
Because of a change in the fishmeal indicator of -1,35%, in the fish oil indicator -13,30% and in the factor between rapeseed and fish oil from 19 to 14 USD and currency changes, there will be changes in the minimum prices of raw material for fishmeal and -oil use. The new minimum prices is valid from June 19 2017.
Strong winds hampered fishing operations.
High activity for the North Sea herring, while for Atlanto Scandic herring it is nearly over, - especially for the smaller vessels.
Record last week with more than 180 million individual herring being caught.
More than 37.000 MT of Atlanto Scandic herring last week - and some ocean sprat for consumption purposes.
Several challenges in the fisheries for Atlanto Scandic herring.
When weather conditions were not too severe last week; good results for Atlanto Scandic herring, - an increasing number of vessels into the North Sea herring fisheries, giving a better result, - and still some mackerel.