The Chairman of the Board of the Nor-Fishing Foundation, Mrs. Liv Holmefjord, and Director Ola Eriksen are very happy with the broad interest in this year’s Innovation Award. The Jury had a difficult task selecting the three finalists among many well-qualified applicants.
The Jury consisted of Mr. Jan Birger Jørgensen (Assistant Secretary General of the Norwegian Fishermen’s Association), Mr. Oddvar Staulen (Senior... FULL STORY
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New assessments on the status of key regional tuna stocks recently released by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community show that bigeye has now been reduced to less than 20 per cent of its unfished stock size.
Jealsa has an eye on Brazil Spain
The Spanish company Jealsa Rianxeira aims to lead the canned fish sector in Brazilian territory by building a 100,000 square metre plant and generating a thousand jobs.