RIMFROST Awarded a Second License for Krill Harvest in Antarctica
On the 20th of December 2018 the Directorate of Fisheries in Norway awarded a second license for krill harvest in Antarctica to RIMFROST.
January 7, 2019
The krill license was awarded to RIMFROST after an independent evaluation by the Norwegian Government based upon the following criteria: the ability to maintain Norwegian interests in Antarctica, maintain the environment in Antarctica, the company’s financial situation and the company’s experience with krill harvest in Antarctica.
“With two licenses RIMFROST will have two krill trawlers operating in Antarctica. These vessels will be equipped with new, patented and innovative solutions for harvesting and processing krill. In addition to production of oil for human consumption we will produce protein-hydrolysates, protein powders and expand into new areas such as aquaculture feed market as well as the pet food market. We will continue to innovate and provide the market with new and interesting products.” says Mr. Stig Remøy, CEO and Owner of RIMFROST.
For additional information, please contact:
Chief executive officer (CEO)
+47 916 19 124
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To learn more about RIMFROST, visit: www.rimfrostkrill.com