Looking for a specific product?

Make a search for products & suppliers, articles & news.

Ban on landings of mackerel from Faroese and Icelandic vessels

The irresponsible fishing for mackerel which Iceland and the Faroe Islands have initiated as an attempt to secure future quota shares is a serious threat to the mackerel stock, and undermines the cooperation to secure the necessary conservation measures. I consider this situation very seriously, and it has been the topic of discussions between myself and the European Commissioner for Fisheries and Maritime Affairs, Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs Lisbeth Berg-Hansen says in a comment.

Catches of mackerel from Faroese and Icelandic vessels are, according to Norwegian legislation, not allowed to be landed in Norwegian ports. An exemption is made for the 2000 tons of mackerel which the Faroe Islands are entitled to catch in Norwegian waters as part of the fisheries agreement for 2010 between the Faroe Islands and Norway.

Related news

Latest news

Historical contract for Norwater AS!

The excitement was at its height at Norwater AS in Høylandsbygd on Wednesday last week. The company signed its biggest contract in history, in strong competition with both Norwegian and foreign competitors. The order book ...

Export Credit Norway Finances Production of Ready-to-use Therapeutic Foods in South Africa

Since being founded in 1948, the Norwegian company GC Rieber Compact has developed into a leading supplier of ready-to-use therapeutic foods to customers such as Doctors Without Borders, the Red Cross, the World Food Progr...

Peru Corporate Day

On 26th September, Oslo Chamber of Commerce will for the first time receive a technological business delegation from Peru to Norway, led by PROMPERÚ.

New contract for delivery of Servogear CPP

The Servogear installation includes CPP propellers,

Join the Access MBA Tour in Oslo

Join the Access MBA Tour in Oslo and connect One-to-One with world’s best business schools. Find your MBA match with the help of our international team of business education experts. 

8.3 GW of Solar PV managed by GreenPowerMonitor including 10 projects larger than 100 MW

The highlighted PV plants, each over 100 MW in scale, total more than 1.7 GW across the globe. 

BP’s Glen Lyon FPSO classed by DNV GL

The classification scope covers the essential elements of the marine vessel,

Yang Ming implements ECO Insight

We are always active in finding solutions that can save energy and improve our fleet’s performance.

Stockholm Public Transport gets its first FRP installation

This summer SL (Stockholm Public Transport) started renovating their railroads and railwaytunnels on Saltsjöbanan,