The Norwegian Seafood Council has the pleasure of inviting Norwegian seafood exporters to attend the Norway-China Seafood Summit 2019. 

Norway-China Seafood Summit 2019


The Norway-China Seafood Summit has become a valuable, annual meeting place for the Norwegian and Chinese seafood industryThis year’s summit will focus on sharing of insights and visions about the China seafood markettrends and developments and the future seafood trade between Norway and China. 

The program will start in the afternoon on Tuesday 29 October, include two program sessions and end with a networking reception dinner including Seafood from Norway. It is also our great pleasure to confirm that the Norwegian Minister of Fisheries and Seafood will take part in the summit program. 


14.00 – 15.00: Registration and welcome  
15.00 – 16.20: Part I  Norway-China Seafood Trade and Development
16.25 – 16.45: Break, refreshments and networking
16.45 – 18.00: Part II  Norwegian Pelagic in China: New Market Opportunities
18.00 – 19.00: Pre-dinner networking
19.00 – 20.30: Networking buffet dinner with serving of Norwegian seafood  

  • See detailed Summit program here.


The summit takes place Tuesday 29 October in Qingdao 


Please follow this link for online registration. Registration and participation at the Norway-China Seafood Summit is on a first-come-first basis. Deadline for registration is Friday 11 October

There is no participation fee for Norwegian seafood exporters attending the Summit program.

Summit venue 

Norway-China Seafood Summit 2019 is held at Hyatt Regency Qingdao


China Fisheries & Seafood Expo 201 

China Fisheries is Asia's largest seafood fair and will take place in Qingdao 30 October – 1 November 2019opening the day after the summit program.

The Norwegian Pavilion at the China Fisheries Expo is organized bInnovation Norway. If you  have any questions about the Norwegian Pavilion Innovation Norway can be contacted.   

NSC will have a shared stand at the pavilion where we welcome Norwegian seafood exporters and local partners to visit. 

Norwegian seafood exporters who plan to use the shared stand during the expo are advised to pre-register by the NSC. See here for online registration 



For hotel reservation, booking codes provided by the trade show organizers can be appliedFor more information visit the China Fisheries hotel support page. 


Travelers to China need a visa. If you need a visa invitation, please send the following information to NSC at Bendik Skoglund 

  • Full name (as in passport) 

  • Date of birth 

  • Passport number 

  • Period of travel (dd/mm/yyyy - dd/mm/yyyy)

  • City to be visited

  • Entity responsible for the trip and expenses related to the trip


Please mark the email 'Visa China'. Once information has been submitted, NSC will return with an invitation letter to be attached to your visa application. We recommend applying for a visa well in advance


Contact and questions  

Should you have any questions about the Summit, contact NSC China director Victoria Braathen.