MSC-certified Fisheries

Greenland has been awarded sustainability certification by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) for a number of its fisheries, and is working closely with Sustainable Fisheries Greenland to obtain MSC certification for more fisheries.


Species  Area
MSC period of validity
 Cod, haddock and saithe Barents Sea   2015-2020
 Prawn West Greenland     
 2018-2023
 Greenland halibut, trawling, offshore   
West Greenland   2017-2022
 Lumpfish West Greenland   2015-2020