Nofima, the Norwegian Institute of Food, Fisheries and Aquaculture Research
Nofima, the Norwegian Institute of Food, Fisheries and Aquaculture Research, was established January 1, 2008. Nofima is Europe’s largest institute for applied research within the fields of fisheries, aquaculture and food.
The institute has around 380 employees and has an annual turnover of about NOK 530 million.
We carry out internationally recognised research and develop solutions that provide a competitive edge throughout the value chain.
The head office is located in Tromsø, and the research divisions are located in Averøy, Bergen, Sunndalsøra, Stavanger, Tromsø and Ås.
- State (The Ministry of trade, industry and fisheries): 56.8 %.
- The Agricultural Food Research Foundation: 33.2 %.
- Akvainvest Møre og Romsdal: 10.0 %.