The Nordic countries are integrated in an otherwise fragmented world. In a global context, the Nordic countries are small, and the Nordic region as a whole is economically strong, representing a significant, technologically advanced market.
Competing Nordic pelagic producers have joined forces to optimize the processing of mackerel. “This is extremely useful to us and gives us an international advantage,” Alexander Krokedal Rønnevik from Pelagia says.
The Nordics generate about 10 million tons of food waste every year, and the majority comes from households. The Nordic Council of Minister has carried out several studies and written several reports on how we can best utilize waste in our region.