The capelin is a small Forage fish of the Smelt family found in the Atlantic Ocean and Arctic Ocean oceans. The fish is well camouflaged with its olive-colored dorsally, shading to silver on both sides.
Capelin is rich in vitamins A, D and B12. It also has a high content of Omega-3 fatty acids. The level of vitamins varies with the fat content of the fish.
Available forms: Whole Round
Freezing method: Horizontal Plate Freezer
Gradings: Females, Males
Method of catch: Seiner, Trawler
Size (pcs/kg): 25-35, 30-40, 40-45, 46-50, 51-55, 56-60, 61-65
Packing (Blocks per carton): 2 x 14,5 kg, 2 x 15 kg
Volume per year: 4.000 – 6.000 metric ton
Fishing season: February
Gradings according to buyers specifications.