North Atlantic / FAO 27
Caught by trawl and longline.
Frozen at sea (FAS)
Headed / Gutted (H/G), main size gradings:
Frozen in random weight block, packed in paper bags (25 or 50kg) with an inner poly layer.
Wrapped on pallets, approximately 1 300kg/ pallet.
H/G fish, head on/off, full/blank iced.
Value – added products
Fillets, loins, cubes from blocks
By – Products
Liver, roe, heads, back bones and other by-products.