The Iceland Ocean Cluster is a driver of new ideas and promotes dynamic networks and relationships among businesses and entrepreneurs in the marine industry. Through stronger networks and cooperation, new opportunities for business and innovation arise.


The US Ambassador to Iceland visits the Ocean Cluster House

Robert C. Barber, the newly appointed US Ambassador to Iceland, visited the Ocean Cluster House in Reykjavík on Tuesday. Thor Sigfusson, the CEO of the Iceland Ocean Cluster, navigated Barber and his staff as they met the companies and entrepreneurs of the Ocean Cluster House. Barber was also introduced to the fisheries sector in Iceland,... Read More

A New Chapter in the Fisheries Industry

Historically, Iceland’s fisheries industry is a raw material exporting industry, only processing the wild catch to a limited extent before exporting it. Despite being almost exclusively a raw materiel exporter Iceland managed to transform itself from being one of the least developed countries in Europe in 1940 to become relatively prosperous state by the end... Read More

New Icelandic plant sanitation system installed in Canada

D-Tech, an Icelandic Tech firm located at the Ocean Cluster House, will install and test a new plant sanitation technology that is new to the seafood processing industry in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. The project is in co-operation with Fogo Island Co-Operative Society which will receive a government grant of $54,810 to help install and test... Read More

Outstanding Cluster Projects in 2014

Three projects within the Iceland Ocean Cluster recently received recognitions for outstanding success in 2014. These recognitions are intended to encourage cluster cooperation of businesses in product development, marketing, sales and other areas. The projects awarded are Flavour of Iceland, Green Marine Technology and Ocean Excellence.  Sigurdur Ingi Johannsson, Iceland’s Minister of Fisheries, handed the acknowledgements... Read More



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