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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.

What UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson described as ‘temporary frustrations’ in exporting fresh seafood to buyers in the European Union have boiled over as a convoy of chiller trucks converged on central London, trailers emblazoned with messages spelling out their anger at the government’s handling of Britain’s departure from the EU. The weight of additional […] [...]

Icelandic fishing and processing company FISK Seafood, based in Sauðárkrókur in the north of Iceland, has branched out from operating trawlers to acquire Höfn fishing company Ölduós ehf and its longliner Dögg SU-118. According to a statement by the company, the acquisition is subject to approval by the monopolies authority. The current owners will finish […] [...]

Arctic Fish Greenland A/S’s new factory in the village of Nuussuaq is now open, with the first day’s production on Thursday last week. ‘The factory was ready for production since 1st December, but there has been bad weather in the area. But now fishermen were able to land fish, we were finally able to start […] [...]

Describing the current situation as a ‘full-blown crisis,’ Scottish Seafood Association chief executive Jimmy Buchan has told the UK and Scottish governments to get a grip, and fast, ‘before severe and lasting damage is done.’ Two weeks into 2021 and with little sign of improvement, he commented that there has been a lot of direct […] [...]

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.

Newbuildings

New Vessels

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.