Welcome   Sponsored By
Subscribe | Register | Advertise | Newsletter | About us | Contact us
   


Photo: Norges Sildesalgslag /FIS

Strong growth in mackerel exports

Click on the flag for more information about Norway NORWAY
Monday, December 11, 2023, 00:50 (GMT + 9)

Because mackerel fishing started late this year, it was expected that exports would reach a peak in October and November, compared to September and October last year.

"There is good demand in the important Asian markets, with Japan and South Korea at the forefront. Although total exports are about 30,000 tonnes (9.2 percent) behind last year due to lower quota and catches, direct exports to Japan have increased by over 10,000 tonnes and South Korea is on par with last year", says pelagic species official in Norway's Seafood Council, Jan Eirik Johnsen.

So far this year, 67 percent of the mackerel exported from Norway has gone to Asia. At the same time last year, the figure was 63 percent.

Norway exported 48,448 tonnes of mackerel to a value of NOK 1.1 billion in November.

The value increased by NOK 513 million, or 86 per cent, compared to November last year.

This is a growth in volume of 57 per cent.

South Korea, China and Japan were the biggest markets for mackerel in November.

"No higher prices have been recorded for whole frozen mackerel under 600 grams. In November, it ended at NOK 22.38 in November, which is 11 per cent higher than in November last year", says Johnsen. 

In dollars, the price in November was 2.05, which is the third highest price achieved, behind February and March last year with 2.11 and 2.13 dollars respectively per kilo.

Author/Source: Row Bjånesøy / Norges Sildesalgslag (translated from original in norwegian)

editorial@seafood.media
www.seafood.media


 Print


Click to know how to advertise in FIS
MORE NEWS



Lenguaje
FEATURED EVENTS
  
TOP STORIES
India’s seafood exports reach record high
India Frozen shrimp continued to be the top export item, both in quantity and value India's seafood exports achieved a record high in volume for the financial year 2023-24, overcoming challenges in major e...
Norway, the UK, and the Faroe Islands Reach Mackerel Agreement
Norway Norway, Great Britain and the Faroe Islands have entered into an agreement on management, distribution and access to fishing for mackerel in each other's waters. "Great Britain and the Faroe I...
Southeast Pacific Squid Index: Giant squid (dosidicus gigas)
China In order to continuously enhance the ability to control squid resources and price influence, and conduct more accurate resource assessment and forecasting, the China Ocean Fisheries Association&n...
Illegal and unregulated fishing: Argentina takes a fundamental step to protect mile 201
Argentina The country signed a key agreement to protect marine diversity in the high seas, an area that does not have an international conservation framework. Foreign Affairs Minister, Mrs. Diana Mondino sig...
 

Maruha Nichiro Corporation
Nichirei Corporation - Headquarters
Pesquera El Golfo S.A.
Ventisqueros - Productos del Mar Ventisqueros S.A
Wärtsilä Corporation - Wartsila Group Headquarters
ITOCHU Corporation - Headquarters
BAADER - Nordischer Maschinenbau Rud. Baader GmbH+Co.KG (Head Office)
Inmarsat plc - Global Headquarters
Marks & Spencer
Tesco PLC (Supermarket) - Headquarters
Sea Harvest Corporation (PTY) Ltd. - Group Headquarters
I&J - Irvin & Johnson Holding Company (Pty) Ltd.
AquaChile S.A. - Group Headquarters
Pesquera San Jose S.A.
Nutreco N.V. - Head Office
CNFC China National Fisheries Corporation - Group Headquarters
W. van der Zwan & Zn. B.V.
SMMI - Sunderland Marine Mutual Insurance Co., Ltd. - Headquarters
Icicle Seafoods, Inc
Starkist Seafood Co. - Headquearters
Trident Seafoods Corp.
American Seafoods Group LLC - Head Office
Marel - Group Headquarters
SalMar ASA - Group Headquarters
Sajo Industries Co., Ltd
Hansung Enterprise Co.,Ltd.
BIM - Irish Sea Fisheries Board (An Bord Iascaigh Mhara)
CEFAS - Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science
COPEINCA ASA - Corporacion Pesquera Inca S.A.C.
Chun Cheng Fishery Enterprise Pte Ltd.
VASEP - Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters & Producers
Gomes da Costa
Furuno Electric Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
NISSUI - Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. - Group Headquarters
FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization - Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (Headquarter)
Hagoromo Foods Co., Ltd.
Koden Electronics Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
A.P. Møller - Maersk A/S - Headquarters
BVQI - Bureau Veritas Quality International (Head Office)
UPS - United Parcel Service, Inc. - Headquarters
Brim ehf (formerly HB Grandi Ltd) - Headquarters
Hamburg Süd Group - (Headquearters)
Armadora Pereira S.A. - Grupo Pereira Headquarters
Costa Meeresspezialitäten GmbH & Co. KG
NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Headquarters)
Mowi ASA (formerly Marine Harvest ASA) - Headquarters
Marubeni Europe Plc -UK-
Findus Ltd
Icom Inc. (Headquarter)
WWF Centroamerica
Oceana Group Limited
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Ajinomoto Co., Inc. - Headquarters
Friosur S.A. - Headquarters
Cargill, Incorporated - Global Headquarters
Benihana Inc.
Leardini Pescados Ltda
CJ Corporation  - Group Headquarters
Greenpeace International - The Netherlands | Headquarters
David Suzuki Foundation
Fisheries and Oceans Canada -Communications Branch-
Mitsui & Co.,Ltd - Headquarters
NOREBO Group (former Ocean Trawlers Group)
Natori Co., Ltd.
Carrefour Supermarket - Headquarters
FedEx Corporation - Headquarters
Cooke Inc. - Group Headquarters
AKBM - Aker BioMarine ASA
Seafood Choices Alliance -Headquarter-
Austevoll Seafood ASA
Walmart | Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Supermarket) - Headquarters
New Japan Radio Co.Ltd (JRC) -Head Office-
Gulfstream JSC
Marine Stewardship Council - MSC Worldwide Headquarters
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Headquarter)
Genki Sushi Co.,Ltd -Headquarter-
Iceland Pelagic ehf
AXA Assistance Argentina S.A.
Caterpillar Inc. - Headquarters
Tiger Brands Limited
SeaChoice
National Geographic Society
AmazonFresh, LLC - AmazonFresh

Copyright 1995 - 2024 Seafood Media Group Ltd.| All Rights Reserved.   DISCLAIMER