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Ocean Cluster

The Iceland Ocean Cluster’s mission is to create value and discover new opportunities by connecting entrepreneurs, businesses and knowledge in the marine industries.

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An article in FiskeribladteFiskaren in Norway

The Norwegian paper, FiskeribladetFiskaren wrote about the Icelandic ocean cluster and the our latest report, The Importance of the Ocean Cluster for the Icelandic Economy, published by Íslandsbanki (see report). The paper was published on Monday, 19th of March and...

Want to use the whole fish? Look to Iceland

  Speech by Thor Sigfusson at North Atlantic Seafood Forum – Bio Marine in oslo, March 6th, 2012. In recent years, both industry and governments in the Nordic countries have shown interest in utilizing the whole fish catch.  The stakes are high. Of around 7...

The Importance of the Ocean Cluster for the Icelandic Economy

The Importance of the Ocean Cluster for the Icelandic Economy

In collaboration with Íslandsbanki and Iceland Ocean Cluster, a report on the significance of the ocean cluster for the Icelandic economy has been published. The paper seeks to describe the economic importance of the ocean cluster, i.e. the fishing industry and...

Fish is the reason for Iceland´s EU skeptisism

An article by Þór Sigfússon was published today on fis.com , a part of the article can be read here below, but the whole article can be read on fis.com or by clicking here.   Negotiations between Iceland and the EU regarding Iceland’s accession into the EU began...

Marketing and distribution

Marketing and distribution

Efforts have been made to assess the scope of the sales and marketing activities of Icelandic companies as regards foreign seafood products. In addition to the large sales companies, there are numerous small companies involved in seafood sales and marketing. There...