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Flemish fishery

Belgian Fishery

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Why Belgian fish?

271
Fish processing companies

In Belgium, there are 271 fish processing companies that work with amongst others North Sea fish.

143.854
Export in tonnes of fish products

Our export in tonnes of fish products (fish, molluscs and shellfish) in the member states of the European Union.

What happens to our Belgian fish?
20.584
The main fishing grounds

In 2015, the main fishing grounds for the Flemish fisheries in terms of volume were the central North Sea.

More about Belgian fish

The Flemish fishing sector is very professional. Thanks to Flanders’ central location in the middle of Europe, 300 million consumers can be reached within 12 hours.

More info about Belgian fish: assortment, quality and international trade