All Iceland articles

  • Capelin
    News

    Q1 pelagic earnings soar

    2022-06-20T07:42:00Z

    Some 563,609 tonnes of fisheries products were caught by Iceland’s fishing fleet in the opening quarter of 2022

  • Cod
    News

    Iceland to cut quotas

    2022-06-20T06:57:00Z

    The Marine & Freshwater Research Institute has issued its fishing opportunities advice for the forthcoming 2022/23 season 

  • Blue whiting
    News

    Icelandic catch growth

    2022-06-17T05:51:00Z

    A large blue whiting catch helped the fishing fleet to land 33% more fish and shellfish in May 2022

  • Arctic.Fish
    News

    Arctic Fish nets new shareholder

    2022-06-13T08:34:00Z

    Shareholders agree to sell their stakes in Icelandic salmon farming company for close to NOK 1.1 billion

  • Svandís Svavarsdóttir
    News

    ‘No time to lose’ for Iceland

    2022-06-09T17:45:00Z

    Seafood innovation needs more support, says Minister of Food, Fisheries and Agriculture

  • Cod
    News

    No waste in fish

    2022-06-09T13:30:00Z

    Seafood economy needs to get much better at utilising and maximising the value of its raw materials, experts say

  • IceFish
    News

    IceFish 2022 winners

    2022-06-09T09:10:00Z

    Thirteen awards were bestowed at the 8th Icelandic Fisheries Awards, including two that recognised outstanding career contributions

  • Benedikt Árnason
    News

    ‘Double in a decade’

    2022-06-08T12:58:00Z

    Fisheries leader tells the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition 2022 that collaboration will bring considerable growth to the seafood sector

  • Arnarlax
    News

    Arnarlax acquires smolt facility

    2022-06-06T15:48:00Z

    Icelandic salmon farming company has signed a share purchase agreement for the remaining shares in Eldisstöðin Ísþór smolt facility in Þorlákshöfn.

  • Ice Fish Farm
    News

    Ice Fish confirms ISA

    2022-06-06T11:18:00Z

    Infectious salmon anemia found at two farming sites in Iceland

  • AB1924
    News

    Championing small-scale

    2022-06-06T10:23:00Z

    “I can’t seem to lose the passion for all this,” says returning Chairman of the Icelandic National Association of Small Boat Owners

  • HoppersA.IMG_1345
    News

    Rockhoppers made to last

    2022-06-06T10:08:00Z

    Icelandic supplier went to manufacturers in Europe to locate raw material for rockhopper footropes that have a longer working lifetime 

  • Hamp.blængur
    News

    Twin-rigger's record trip

    2022-06-01T09:57:00Z

    Icelandic-owned factory trawler lands a catch worth ISK 635 million

  • SalMar
    News

    SalMar buys NRS

    2022-05-30T09:21:00Z

    SalMar has entered into a deal that will see it buy and merge with fellow salmon farming company Norway Royal Salmon

  • Arnarlax
    News

    New plant for Arnarlax

    2022-05-23T07:15:00Z

    Icelandic salmon farming company signs a declaration of intent with officials to build a high-tech processing facility in Patreksfjörður

  • Capelin
    News

    Capelin lifts Iceland catch

    2022-05-16T07:05:00Z

    A bumper capelin catch helped Iceland’s fleet to land 34% more fish in the 12 months through April 2022

  • Samherji Farm
    News

    New farm for Samherji

    2022-05-13T12:42:00Z

    Funds have been raised to build a pilot project for land-based salmon farming, followed by a commercial grow-out facility

  • Ice Fish Farm
    News

    Laxar sale moves forward

    2022-04-25T06:48:00Z

    Ice Fish Farm’s board has approved the share purchase of fellow Icelandic salmon farming company Laxar Fiskeldi

  • Icelandic sfishing
    News

    40% jump in Iceland catch

    2022-04-18T10:46:00Z

    A huge capelin catch helped Iceland’s fishing fleet to land 40% more fish and shellfish in March 2022

  • Thorbjorn
    News

    Icelandic trawler order

    2022-04-13T06:59:00Z

    Thorbjörn places order with Astilleros Armón for a 58-metre fresher trawler