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“ were produced in the 2021/2022 season.
For the full report see: https://www.hafogvatn.is/en/about/news-announcements/category/1/reduction-in-capelin-catch-advice