Welcon AS is the leading producer of fishmeal and fish oil in the North Atlantic area. From one factory in the early nineties Welcon has today five factories located in Vadso, Moltustranda, Maaloy, Karmoy and Egersund.
In addition Welcon has two extra storage facilities in Maaloy and Egersund, the last one as the only Border Post Inspection for fishmeal in Norway. Welcon is also the owner of 40% in Bodo Sildoljefabrikk.
Port strike hits Bio Bio fishing sector Chile
It is estimated that some USD 243 million has been lost by the Bio Bío Region due to the national strike that since November 7 has been carried out by port workers.