The course of fisheries as per week 45/2018
Good weather in the Norwegian Sea resulted in this year’s best herring week, - and the good news; sprat catching in the Trondheim Fjord.
New prices relative to raw material for meal and oil purposes from May 21st 2018
A change in the fishmeal indicator of -4,07 %, the oil indicator of – 6,49 %, after correction for the relationship between fishoil and rape oil There will consequently be changes for minimum prices for raw materials for fishmeal and -oil purpose. The new minimum prices for raw material used for fishmeal and -oil apply from 21.05. 2018.
See circular 15/18 here:
Still a lot of mackerel at Shetland, and this season’s best week for herring in the Norwegian Sea.
Another week with lots of mackerel, and a good week for Atlanto Scandic herring - for those participating.
Finally, a good week for mackerel, giving 52.000 MT with a value of more than 730 million NOK.
Another week with moderate mackerel catches, but the very first catch of Atlanto Scandic herring in the south part of the Norwegian Sea, was taken.
Better for the mackerel, but still weather hindrances.
A week dominated by harsh weather.