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IceFish exhibition talks international language of business

Day two of the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition saw a record number of visitors through the door and a busy and productive day for exhibitors.

Turkey - Celiktrans Deniz Ins Ltd Sti  (Celiktrans Shipbuilding), an exhibitor at the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition, has been contracted to build new pelagic vessels for HB Grandi. Their stand was extremely busy during the day with back to back meetings.

Celiktrans Deniz Ins Ltd Sti  - Stand A63

Belgium - Bekina NV is a manufacturer of polyurethane, non-slip safety boots for professional fishers worldwide. Their quality boots have generated both interest and sales during the day.

Bekina NV "Stand A73

Norway - Roxtec, is a global manufacturer and supplier of cable and pipe seal systems with Multidiameter™ for adaptability to cables and pipes of different sizes. It is based on rubber modules and bodies with removable layers

Morten Aursand, Key Account Manager said "We have had a positive experience at this event with business going well. It has been an added advantage for us that our key customers are shipyards and the gas sector and our stand is opposite many of these companies!"

Roxtec - Stand A67

Sweden - Arenco Vmk  offer processing solutions for Pelagic Fish and similar species including; elevators and automatic feeders securing the position of the fish, de-heading machines with or without the evicera left inside, vacuum equipment, filleting machines for single or butterfly fillets, and in-line skinning machines.

Ida Sigvardsson-Peters, Marketing said "the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition is a good event for us to exhibit at because it is an exhibition where groups of people from the same company come to the stand. This means that a Managing Director and a Chief Engineer visit together and they can view the product from their own perspective to make a decision."

Arenco Vmk

China - Weihai D&S Co Ltd has been supplying fishing nets and equipment for commercial fishing industry since 1995. The company produces a full range of nets for the commercial fishing industry, including: Fishing Nets, Twine and Rope, PVC floats, Net torches and Trap cages

Manager Cue Jun Du said "Our company sells to North and South America and a further 23 countries worldwide. We are now looking to open up our sales to the Icelandic fishing market which is why we chose the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition to promote our nets."

Weihai D&S Co Ltd "Stand A66

Worldwide - AEP Marine Parts is a worldwide group of companies specialising in the global distribution of marine radar spare parts and other marine products. With offices and warehouses all around the world and a large variety of microwave components and electronics in stock, we are able to satisfy even the most urgent needs on time. Their biggest market is in Spain but they sell worldwide and are looking to branch into the Icelandic market.

AEP Marine Parts - Stand A104

Icelandic - Byggdastofnun  - this Icelandic Regional Development Institute is an independent institution owned by the Icelandic state. Its main function is to contribute to regional development through the implementation of government policy via the introduction of regional strategies. Its operations are aimed at strengthening settlements in rural areas through the support of viable, long-term projects with diverse economic bases.

Byggdastofnun - Stand A15

If you would like to be one of the Icelandic or international exhibitors for 2017 then please contact jmiller@mercatormedia.com.

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