Brim signs historic agreement with Marel / November 14, 2019 09:35
Icelandic whitefish processor Brim hf. has signed an agreement with Marel for the installation of high-tech equipment and software that will make its Reykjavik facility the most advanced whitefish processing facility in the world.
RFC’s products attracted attention of the Chinese Fishery Exhibition participants / November 7, 2019 11:11
More than a thousand guests of the 24th International China Exhibition of Fisheries and Processing Technologies (CFSE), which was held in Qingdao (China) from October 30 to November 1, visited the combined stand of RFC, Primkrab and their exclusive distributor on the external market Pacific Rim Group.
The first two super trawlers of the Russian Fishery Company are given names / October 31, 2019 09:30
The first of a series of super trawlers being built for the Russian Fishery Company at the Admiralty Shipyards in St. Petersburg received names. They are named after the honored veterans of the RFC companies: "Captain Vdovichenko" and "Mechanic Maslak".
Norebo at Qingdao Seafood Expo 2019 / October 24, 2019 09:41
Norebo is pleased to announce its participation at Qingdao Seafood Expo 2019, held between 30th October and 1st November. Norebo’s team is delighted to welcome visitors, partners and customers at our Stand 0106, located in Hall E3.
Brim: Fine fishing for redfish on home grounds / October 17, 2019 10:54
‘We’re on the way north to the Westfjords grounds after taking our allocation of redfish and saithe close to home. Now we’ll be looking for cod. There’s a storm blowing off the Westfjords right now, but the weather is moderating and we’re hoping there will be good conditions when we get there,’ Helga María’s skipper Friðleifur Einarsson said when we talked to him.
Kamchatka co-op to get first-in-class trawler-seiner of its new series / October 10, 2019 10:56
The Leninets trawler, which was built at the Yantar Shipyard (part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation), left the Kaliningrad harbor and headed for Kamchatka to its owner Imeni Lenina fishing co-op.
Brim: Herring season starts well / October 3, 2019 10:14
Pelagic vessel Venus was expected to dock in Vopnafjörður Yesterday afternoon with 1260 tonnes on board. The herring catch was taken in four hauls over 24 hours in the Héráðsflói Deep, which is around five hours’ steaming from Vopnafjörður.
New fish factory launched under investment quota program / September 26, 2019 11:11
On 19 September 2019 Arkhangelsk hosted an opening ceremony of a new fish processing plant built under the government program on investment quotas. According to the program, the plant’s owner Arkhangelsk Experimental Algae Plant JSC will get extra capture quotas to cover for the plant’s need in the raw fish.
Kamchatka’s up-to-date fish processing combine to be launched soon / September 19, 2019 12:25
Kamchattralflot LLC (resident of the Advanced Special Economic Zone Kamchatka) is pre-commissioning the processing line installed on the premises of its new state-of-the-art fish combine. The plant will be launched in early October 2019 - almost six months ahead of schedule.
Major fishing combine signing more investment quota agreements with Russia’s fishery body / September 12, 2019 12:33
Four companies operating as part of Norebo Group signed investment quota agreements with the Federal Agency for Fishery (Rosrybolovstvo) at the Eastern Economic Forum held in early September in Vladivostok.
Brim: Mackerel moving fast, but no clear migration pattern / September 5, 2019 09:39
‘The mackerel are moving fast but they don’t seem to have decided where they want to go. We have seen them shifting quickly eastwards for one or two days, then they turn around and start swimming back west again, or northwards.'
Kaliningrad shipyard ready to start construction of Russia’s largest trawler / August 22, 2019 14:48
On 26 August, 2019 Kaliningrad-based Yantar shipyard will begin construction of Russia’s biggest supertrawler.
Estonian fish processor allowed to export to Russia / August 15, 2019 12:27
Russian vets (Rosselkhoznadzor) lifted the import ban for the Estonian fish processor Kajax Fishexports AS. This autumn the company plans to begin shipping frozen fish to Russia.
Russian Fishery Company will build a second fish processing plant in Murmansk together with the Agama Group / August 15, 2019 10:16
Russian Fishery Company (RFC) and the Agama Group signed a cooperation agreement as part of the project to build the “Russian Haddock” onshore processing plant for cod and haddock in Murmansk. Construction is scheduled to begin in late August this year. Commissioning is scheduled for next year, 2020.
HB Grandi: Shareholders meeting to be held August 15 / July 25, 2019 09:20
A shareholders meeting of HB Grandi will be held on August 15 2019 to confirm two decisions made by the board of directors. Firstly, to buy seafood sales companies in Asia and secondly, to change the company´s article 1.1. in order to change the name of the company to Brim hf.
Russian Fishery Company expands retail sales / July 19, 2019 14:22
The Russian Fisheries Company Alaska Pollock products under the Nordeco retail brand - fillets, mince and fish fingers - were received by the federal hypermarket chain «Lenta» and the «Redcaviar» retail chain (Moscow).
The volume of quotas for the Russian Fishery Company under the state investment quota program was determined according to the results of the auction / July 8, 2019 09:25
According to the results of the auction in the frame of state program of investment quotas, the shares of the quota for the projects of the Russian Fishing Company were determined.
Nakhodka Active Marine Fishery Base continuing expansion / June 20, 2019 16:58
NBAMR, PAO (Nakhodka Active Marine Fishery Base) is going to build a coldstore and a fish processing plant in Nakhodka along with a facility for value added processing in Sakhalin.
Northern Sea Route can get a second chance from Maersk / June 20, 2019 16:58
The shipping company Maersk is considering the possibility of shipping cargoes through the Northern Sea Route (Northern Sea Route) this summer. According to the company's representative, Maersk is currently discussing cooperation with Russia’s Atomflot.
Russian Fishery Company representatives took part in the return of seals to their habitat / June 20, 2019 09:17
Four seals that have undergone rehabilitation at the “Seal” Center have been returned to their natural habitat. Representatives of the Russian Fishery Company, with the support of which the construction of a new complex of the “Seal” Center is currently underway, helped the specialists of the rehabilitation center to release the seals.
HB Grandi: blue whiting goes quiet / May 23, 2019 09:02
‘The blue whiting fishery is very quiet now. It’s not as if this is a surprise, although there had been hopes that the good fishing would continue for a while,’ said Víkingur’s skipper Albert Sveinsson.
Russian Fishery Company to focus pacific herring sales towards africa / May 23, 2019 08:58
Russian Fishery Company, one of the leading producers of Pollock & Pacific Herring, is directing attention for Pacific Herring sales to Nigeria and other parts of Africa.
Salekhard fish processing plant expanding production capacity / April 25, 2019 16:42
Salekhard plant in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District is going to expand production capacity by 2020. The project will enable it to process from 4.5 to 6 thousand metric tons of fish per year.
Vladivostok Sea Fishing Port making new record / April 25, 2019 16:41
In 2018 the Vladivostok Sea Fishing Port (Vladmorrybport for short from Russian) hit record handling turnover of over 4.5 million tons of cargoes, 14% up on 2017.
Products under the Russian Fishery Company retail brand went on sale / April 25, 2019 11:13
Fish products under the retail brand of “Russian Fishery Company” - Nordeco. Fillets and mince, as well as fish sticks from RFC’s Alaska Pollock are available in the retail chain "Caviar and fish" (St. Petersburg) and SAMBERI (Primorsky Krai).
The applications of the Russian Fishery Company for the construction of vessels and onshore plant under the state investment quota program approved / April 25, 2019 10:44
The Interdepartmental Commission of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation and the Federal Agency for Fisheries approved for participation in the auction of the Russian Fishery Company application for the construction of four vessels and a coastal plant in the Northern Fishery Basin. The decision to hold an auction was made due to a high number of bids, exceeding the amount of quotas allocated under the state program.
New seafood snacks producer launched in Primorye / April 18, 2019 15:51
Far Eastern Fish Processing Company Ltd (DVRK for short from Russian) commissioned a seafood snack plant capable of producing up to 8 metric tons of dried flounder, pollock, smelt and squid per month.
Russian supertrawler’s factory will come from Iceland / April 11, 2019 14:46
Icelandic companies Skaginn 3X and Frost have struck an agreement to supply a processing and refrigeration package to a supertrawler being built by the Yantar Shipyard to the VI Lenin Collective Farm (RK Lenina) in the Russian Far East.
Murmansk stevedores raising double profit in 2018 / April 11, 2019 14:43
In 2018 Murmansk Marine Fish Port generated double profit year-on-year. The stevedore company’s EBITDA amounted to 60.42 million RUR or 61.32 million RUR more than in 2017, reports www.megafishnet.com.
New tin manufacturer near Vladivostok will become Russia’s pioneer in production of laminated tin for seafood / April 11, 2019 14:41
Resident of the Free port of Vladivostok (a port zone under a special custom and taxation system, with a particular jurisdiction regarding investments) Vostochnyi Bereg Ltd will start manufacturing laminated tins for seafood on its current premises in Nakhodka.