The Norwegian sandeel season continues with Norges Sildesalgslag reporting a record-breaking 37,300 tonnes landed from last week fisheries.
The Board of the Norwegian Pelagic Association has expressed its concerns about the condition of the cod population in the North Sea and the Skagerrak.
Norges Sildesalgslag has reported a positive start to the North Sea summer herring season with more than 1,500 tonnes registered last week.
The Norwegian sandeel fleet has now landed 121,304 of their 250,000 tonne quota with only four weeks left until the close of the 2020 season.
The Norwegian fleet has kicked-off the North Sea Summer Herring fishing season this week with the first boats working the Viking Bank.
The Government of Norway has approved and ratified a new agreement that aims to prevent unregulated fishing and promote scientific research in the central Arctic Ocean.