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.
Norges Sildesalgslag is reducing the fee for transactions of fresh fish trough the organization from 0,75% to 0,65% effective from July 1st, 2017
During the annual meeting in Norges Sildesalgslag in May, it was decided to reduce the fee for transactions of fresh fish through Sildelaget from 0,75 to 0,65%. The reduction will be in effect from July, 1st, 2017.
For vessels doing on-board production, the fee has been reduced from 0,55% to 0,45 % from the same day.
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.