Project Name:

An investigation in trade patterns, market failure, and remedial action in the farmed Atlantic salmon market 


Scottish Executive  - Project Dates:  

Detailed narrative description of project:

This research involved an investigation into trade patterns, and the factors which cause market disruption and failure in the EU farmed Atlantic salmon market. The study required an assessment of both demand and supply factors, including the competitive environments in Scotland, Norway and other producing nations.

Detailed narrative description of actual services provided by Poseidon Aquatic
Resource Management Ltd:

Poseidon consultants examined trends in production costs in producing countries, production and export levels, levels/types of government support to the sector, and price trends, to contribute to an analysis of market imperfections.