our fish

atlantic 

herring 

Clupea harengus / Hareng / Atlantischer Hering /        aringa/ Атлантическая сельдь  /   大西洋鯡  /
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Adult Atlantic herring can range from 20 - 38 cm in length, and feed on minute organisms like planktonic crustaceans and fish larvae. Female herring spawn up to 40,000 eggs, which hatch in around two weeks.

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Our fishing grounds

Fishing takes place in the North Atlantic Ocean (FAO area 27) from July to October. Atlantic herring is a highly migratory stock, distributed across large parts of the North East Atlantic. 

The stock is managed multilaterally by five coastal parties: Norway, Russia, Iceland, the EU and the Faroe Islands.

Fishing method

Atlantic herring is caught with a mid-water pelagic trawl.

Catch

The total catch of Atlantic herring has been:
2010 | 2,203,687 MT
2011 | 1,780,268 MT
2012 | 1,773,235 MT
2013 | 1,817,333 MT
2014 | 1,630,629 MT
2015 | 1,512,200 MT
2016 | 1,639,800 MT

Nutritional and packaging information

Nutritional Values per 100g edible weight

Water
68g
Total lipid (fat)
13.2 g
Calories
190 kcal
Omega-3
1.8 g
Protein
17.8g

Atlantic Herring

Head and Gutted

Frozen Packed
2x11kg

Atlantic Herring

Whole-Round Frozen

Frozen Packed
2x11kg
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