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.
Irish seafood sales grow, inside and outside the country Republic of Ireland
Irish seafood exports recorded last year in the internal and external market for the first time exceeded the mark of EUR 1 billion, transforming 2017 into "an exceptional year for the country's marine economy".