The Norwegian Government has told Fiskebåt that there will be no deferral of the new scheme for payment of CO2 tax in 2020.
The Norwegian Directorate of Fisheries wants to hire one vessel over 50 metres to clean up lost fishing gear on the fishing fields from southern Norway to the Barents Sea.
Fiskebåt (Fishing Boat) has written to the Norwegian Ministry of Trade and Industry asking them to consider funding the renewal of the fishing and research fleet.
The Norwegian Government has approved a new agreement aimed at preventing unregulated fishing in the international part of the Arctic Ocean.
Norges Sildesalgslag (Norwegian Fishermen’s Sales Organisation for Pelagic Fish) has reported that their blue whiting fishery and the plant operations are running as normal.