Onward buys a ship

Onward Fishing Company has bought the trawler Fridborg. The ship is specially strengthened for sailing in ice and equipped for shrimp fishing.  

600.000 living Salmon smolts transported from Iceland to Norway

A week long process, of transporting the largest quantity of living smolts that has ever been transported from Iceland to Norway, came to an end recently for Islandsbleikja, Samherji´s subsidiary in fish farming. A ship, largest of it´s kind came ashore in Kirkenes in North Norway with 600.000 living Salmon smolts worth 6 million NOK.

Successful participation in Sirha

The sales- and marketing team from Samherji introduced Samherji´s products at The International hotel, catering and food exhibition Sirha which was held in Lyon in France recently. The exhibition guests were able to taste various fresh seafood products, dished up in a delightful way at the Samherji stand.   

Samherjis position strong

–in spite of the financial turmoil

Full house at an Arctic Charr Seminar in USA

A very successful visit to The Culinary Institute of America.

Trawlers Norma Mary and Vidir EA back from their last fishing trip

-          Both trawlers parked after years of successful fishing.

Samherjis prawn processing plant in Akureyri to close

On Thuesday the staff of Samherji’s prawn processing plant in Akureyri were told at a meeting that the company has decided to discontinue its prawn processing operations and close down the Akureyri factory. 

Samherji buys shares in Rem Offshore ASA in Norway

Samherji´s subsidiary Kaldbakur has bought 2.444.446 shares in Rem Offshore ASA in Norway at the rate 53,50 and will in due course own 6,24 % of the total shares. Five shareholders of total 50,51% shares have, at the same time, entered into an agreement to act as one in General- and Shareholders meetings and on first option of shares. This was announced to the Norwegian Stock Exchange this morning.

A new sales company ICE FRESH SEAFOOD established

A new sales company has been set up for Samherji. The company is called Ice Fresh Seafood and is fully owned by Samherji.

Samherji a success in Brussels

Samherji took an active part in the European Seafood Exhibition 2007 in Brussels with a large and stylish stand.