Lerøy, which co-owns Scottish Sea Farms with fellow Norwegian salmon farmer SalMar, harvested 48,300 tonnes gutted weight in Q4 2020, compared with 42,800 tgw in Q4 2019, it said in a market update today.
In total for the year, the company harvested 170,800 tgw, up from 158,200 tgw in 2019.
The harvest volumes of Lerøy were distributed as follows:
- Lerøy Aurora (northern Norway) - 14,800 tgw (13,400)
- Lerøy Midt (central Norway) - 15,600 tgw (14,500)
- Lerøy Sjøtroll (southern Norway) - 17,900 tgw (15,000). Trout accounted for 40% of the harvest volume in Lerøy Sjøtroll.
The company’s full Q4 2020 report will be published on February 19.