Lofitorsk AS holds a unique consept, regarding our solid bakcground and activities in the field of breeding fish, controlling the entire production chain, from brood stock, and fry, to juvenile and grower cod.
Today, the access to marine fish of quality standard is a bottleneck. This precedence puts Lofitorsk AS at the forefront....
Lofitorsk on 17 June 2010 filed for bankruptcy
Lofitorsk is the parent company of Lofilab, producer of seedlings cod in Lofoten, and Storfjord Torsk, cod Farmer in Storfjord (Troms region). Last year the group had tried unsuccessfully to acquire new capital, says chairman Steinar Eliassen. Lofitorsk had to deal with biological problems, especially with diseases and variable rate of fish production.
Spain and Portugal defend recovery plan for Iberian sardine Spain
Fisheries authorities from Spain and Portugal participated in a technical meeting with the services of the European Commission, to explain in detail the proposal of a multi-year management plan for the recovery of Iberian sardine prepared by both countries.
Minister rejects industry request on footage exempt New Zealand
Fisheries Minister Stuart Nash is committed to achieve transparency in the fisheries management system, so he discarded a request from the fishing industry to exempt footage collected on boats, as the Official Information Act requires.