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Capelin Quota 2022/2023

The Icelandic Marine Institute (Hafro) recommends a capelin quota for the 2022/2023 season not exceeding 218.400 MT.  80% of which will go to Icelandic vessels.   This volume is approximately 75% reduction from last years record quota of almost 870.000MT which saw about 520.000 MT landed by the Icelandic vessels. About 12.000 MT of “capelin roe“ …

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Japan International Seafood & Technology EXPO

Triton just returned from a first time participation in the Japan International Seafood & Technology EXPO. Japan remains one of the most important markets for Capelin and Capelin Roes and it was a pleasure to have the opportunity to meet with our customers there face to face again after a long covid induced pause.

From Icelandic seafood trade magazin Ægir from 1972

This article from Icelandic seafood trade magazin Ægir from 1972 tells the story of the foundation of Sölustofnun Lagmetis (The government sales office for canned and preserved products).   Sölustofnun Lagmetis was founded the 2nd of August 1972 by the Icelandic State and Icelandic canning factories. 18 of 24 registered canning factories, with a combined …

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