The Norwegian Pelagic Association has accused their government of a lack of knowledge when it comes to the fishing industry there.
The Norwegian Institute of Research has recommended a provisionally increase of the sandeel quota from 70,000 tonnes to 110,000 tonnes for 2020.
“ The majority of the Storting builds on the success of Norwegian fisheries policy over the last 30 years,” says Fiskebat Chair, Jonny Berfjord
The EU, Norway and the Faroe Islands have signed a cooperation agreement on control measures for fishing of mackerel, herring, hake and horse mackerel in the Northeast Atlantic.
The Norwegian sandeel season is now in full swing with the fishing fleet having landed 22,800 tonnes during last week’s fisheries.
Nor-Fishing, the summer’s big fishing fair in Trondheim, Norway has now been canceled after the Government’s ban on large events has been extended until 01 September.