VLAAMSE VISVEILING Export to
- United Kingdom
VLV - EFC
The Flemish fish auction, a private company, operates two auctions localized in the 2 Flemish fishingports of Zeebrugge and Ostend.
The mission of the Flemish fish auction is to bring together the supply and demand of fresh wild fish in order to obtain the best
price for producers and buyers.
Every year about 17 million kilograms of fish find their way through wholesalers to consumers in all Europe.
The European food center (EFC) is a logistics platform that consists out of two clusters of fishing companies with two auctions as its
engine . The two clusters contain about 130 companies and employs +/- 800 people in the fishing business.
They work both in the fishing port of Zeebrugge as in the fishing port of Oostende on the development as on the organic growth of the
The existing companies are composed out of fish sales and fish processing which support the demand for fish. On the other hand is the presence of service essential for the continuity of the whole sector.