Project Name:

Fish Prices and Electronic Auctions 


UK, Denmark, Netherlands, Belgium, France and Spain 
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs DEFRA  - Project Dates:  

Detailed narrative description of project:

Review of sales regimes as applied in UK, France, Denmark, Spain and Benelux countries and examination of price variables between UK and European fishing ports.

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

The study comprised extensive interviews of port personnel, processors and fishermen that focused on the strengths and weaknesses of existing selling and handling systems. The report subsequently quantified the benefits of adjustment of existing shout auctions to an extended electronic auction scheme