GSF Finnmark

Public authorities make strict requirements for farming salmon in one of the world’s most scenic places. Grieg Seafood Finnmark AS (GSFF) believes that respect for the environment and the surroundings is the key to succeeding in creating values for the company and the local community.

GSFF farms salmon on 24 grow out licenses. In 2014 GSFF was allocation of 4 green licences. This provides a basis for a good growth in the region. The company consists of administration, a maintenance department and a processing plant, in addition to salmon farming. The company employs 190 people, and thus contributes subsatially to creating values and work in Finnmark, both directly and through contractors. GSFF has operations in five counties in Finnmark, and in Nordkapp county the company has the world’s northernmost fish farm.

During the last years, GSFF has built a considerable capacity for hatching fish, with a special focus on producing large smolts, which will contribute to optimizing the company’s production. The fish is mainly exported to markets in the Far East and the EU.

The production capacity is 33 000 tons gutted weight (GWE)