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Market Information

Recent annual figures show that 37,717 tonnes of Atlanto-Scandia herring are harvested, along with 20,000 tonnes of Icelandic summer spawning herring. The main markets are within the EU, Poland and France; Eastern Europe to Ukraine; Russia and Belarus; and Africa (Nigeria is biggest African market). Fishmeal and fish oil goes to feed producers, mainly in Western Europe.