Nofima reports

Rapport/Report 18/2005 English summary

Bjørklund, Oddrun; Bendiksen, Bjørn Inge

Publication details

Publisher: Nofima AS (tidligere Fiskeriforskning)

Issue: 18/2005

Number of pages: 66

International Standard Numbers:
Printed: 978-82-7251-568-2

Open Access: green


This report describes the status of the Norwegian shrimp industry, including resources, the fishing fleet, the domestic industry and the central markets for shrimps. The report is based upon 2004 figures.

The report also discusses possible directions for the shrimp industry, mostly on the possibilities of new markets, new market segments and product development.

Three shrimp companies have been interviewed.