Russia ban: Changing trade flows, in figures

Map showing annual costs each country is estimated to bear as a result of the Russian ban on food imports based on export figures for 2013. Cyprus’s share is estimated to be 0.24% (€12 million). Source: European Commission

Who filled in the gaps? Fresh import data shows Faroes and Chile sold over 8,000t of salmon to Russia in September; the Faroes and Iceland filled in the gap for herring; Ecuador and China for hake, while Turkey’s trout exports tripled (more…)

Record whitefish sales, salmon, mackerel drive 16% hike in Norway seafood exports

Despite the loss of key market Russia since Aug. 7, Norway has continued growing its seafood exports, with whitefish sales reaching their highest value ever