RFC’s value-added production up 15%
RFC continues to increase its value-added production. Image: RFC

RFC’s value-added production up 15%

In the first quarter of 2021 the Russian Fishery Company (RFC) produced 15% more sea-frozen pollock fillet and mince than in the same period in 2020. ‘The company moved towards…

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Westman Islands saltfish on Portuguese dinner tables – despite Covid
Saltfish production with Angelika, Anna and Halldór hard at work. Image: Vinnslustöðin

Westman Islands saltfish on Portuguese dinner tables – despite Covid

Sales of saltfish from the Westman Islands in Iceland jumped in March this year, confirming that Portuguese consumers aren’t going to do without this traditional Easter dish. ‘The pandemic has…

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Fourth Carsoe factory deck for Royal Greenland series
The fourth in a series of trawlers built for Royal Greenland and associated companies is to be fitted with a Carsoe factory deck

Fourth Carsoe factory deck for Royal Greenland series

The fourth in a series of trawlers built for Royal Greenland and associated companies is to be fitted with a Carsoe factory deck. This fourth trawler in the series built…

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Drop in Norwegian seafood export value

Norway exported seafood worth NoK 8.7 billion in February. This represents a 5%, compared with February 2020, and continues the downward trend that started in January. ‘Although seafood markets are…

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Carsoe factory for RFC trawler
Kapitan Vdovichenko was launched earlier this year and is being outfitted at the Admiralty Shipyard in St Petersburg. Image: USC

Carsoe factory for RFC trawler

Installation is in progress of the factory deck of factory trawler Kapitan Vdovichenko, under construction for the Russian Fishery Company (RFC) at the Admiralty shipyard in St. Petersburg. RFC went…

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Good crab season for Royal Greenland’s Qeqertarsuaq factory
Royal Greenland’s Qeqertarsuaq factory has seen a great crab season this year. Image: Mona Lisa Isaksen

Good crab season for Royal Greenland’s Qeqertarsuaq factory

Royal Greenland’s factory in Qeqertarsuaq has this season beaten last year’s crab season by 200 tonnes, making this a fine season for fishermen and the local economy, according to factory…

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Russian Pollock starts production
RFC’s Russian Pollock factory in the Primorsky Territory has started full production. Image: RFC

Russian Pollock starts production

Russian Fishery Company Far East processing plant has been commissioned and started commercial production, and an agreement to supply with the Far East Samberi retail chain was signed on the…

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