Welcome to the new Trawler Photos
We’re here to provide a comprehensive overview of fishing industry news and key links.
The galleries bring you an overview of posts from across community sites for seamless access to what’s going on in the fishing industry right now, alongside our continuous newsfeed. Trawlerphotos covers the entire North Atlantic region with daily updates.
Looking for new possibilities following the cancellation of this year’s exhibition, Holland Fisheries Event is presenting an online exhibition journal. This year’s exhibition at Urk had to be called off because of the Covid-19 pandemic, and instead, Holland Fisheries Event, together with media partner, Dutch fishing industry trade magazine Visserijnieuws, will launch an online exhibition […] [...]
Norway and the United Kingdom have signed a new framework agreement on fisheries co-operation enabling both parties to agree to on the exchange fishing quotas as well as mutual access to each other’s areas of fisheries jurisdiction. The agreement will enter into force on 1st January 2021. ‘This is a great day! I am pleased […] [...]
Seafarers UK has release landmark research into the plight of fishing communities’ financial health – highlighting the lack of a safety net for those working as share fishermen, and exploring the impacts of a lack of financial planning on fishing families’ financial security and wellbeing. New research conducted by the charity Seafarers UK, in partnership […] [...]
Frank Bakke-Jensen has been appointed to head Norway’s Directorate of Fisheries, taking over from Liv Holmefjord, although no date has been set for the handover to take place. His appointment is for a six-year term, and official sources only state that he will take up his post when the ministry decides the time is right. […] [...]
Latest Fishing News
Keep a close eye on the industry with our daily updates. The fishing industry is developing rapidly
all the time, with innovations reaching the market all the time. We track and monitor these developments and bring them to you as they happen to keep you updated. We’re also watching the industry’s steadily evolving politics with the constant demands for fishing to be greener and cleaner – keeping track of the industry landscape as it changes.
FiskerForum is behind Trawlerphotos, and produces around 2500 industry-related articles each year, sourced mainly from the North Atlantic region – with the focus on the Nordic countries, as well as the Netherlands, Belgium, France, the UK and Ireland.
We keep track of new fishing vessels from all over Europe and around the world, in line with the major optimisation of fisheries that has taken place in recent years. We follow shipyards and designers around the world to keep you updated on newbuilds in the fishing industry.