Statistics

MarinTurst certified sites 

As of April 2021 there are 153 in 21 different countries that have been successfully audited to comply with the MarinTrust Standard. These figures are subject to change.

Table last updated: 20 April 2021

Country Sites MarinTrust Species MSC Species used
Peru 43 Anchovy  
Chile 21 x2 Anchovy, Common Sardine, Sardina Austral, Jack Mackerel, x1 by-products  
USA 5 Gulf Menhaden, Atlantic Menhaden x13 by-products
UK/Ireland 5 Boarfish, x35 by-products Sand Eel
Iceland 10 x2 by-products NS Herring & SS Herring, x4 by-products, Capelin
Norway 14 Sand Eel, Capelin, Calanus, Norway Pout, x11 by-products Norway Pout, NS Sprat, NS Herring & SS Herring, x4 by-products
Denmark 3

Baltic Sprat, Herring, Sand Eel, x9 by-products

NS Herring, SS Herring, SK & WB Herring, NS Sprat, Norway Pout, Sandeel, x2 by-products
Faroe Islands 1 Capelin NS Herring & SS Herring, x2 by-products
South Africa 4 Multi Species Pelagic Trawl  
Mauritius 1 x4 by-products  
Mexico 4 Thread Herring, Monterrey Sardine, x6 by-products  
Morocco 8 x3 by-products  
Thailand 10 x20 by-products  
Vietnam 14 x5 by-product  
Ecuador 3 x8 by-products  
France 2 x26 by-products x7 by-products
Argentina 2 x8 by-products  
Latvia 1 Sprat, Herring  
Spain 1 x8 by-products   
Australia  1 Jack Mackerel  

Total

153

   

Combined world production of MarinTrust compliant material 

The output of MarinTrust compliant material from these sites amounts to over 3 million metric tones and accounts for around 51% of current world production (some data is based on estimates):

Percentage of MarinTrust production against global

Below is a breakdown of the production of MarinTrust certified material in 2020:

2020 production pie chart

MarinTrust CoC certified sites 

As of April 2021 there are 71 certified sites in 19 different countries that have been successfully audited to the MarinTrust Chain of Custody Standard. These figures are subject to change.

Table last updated: 20 April 2021

Countries Certified Plants Products
Denmark 4 Fishmeal & Fish Oil
Canada 2 Fishmeal & Fish Oil
Peru 11 Fishmeal & Fish Oil
Netherlands 1 Fish Oil
Chile 10 Fishmeal & Fish Oil
China 5 Fish Oil
UK 1 Fish Oil
USA 2 Fishmeal & Fish Oil
Norway 5 Fishmeal & Fish Oil
France 5 Fishmeal & Fish Oil
Morocco 1 Fish Oil
Greece 7 Fishmeal & Fish Oil
Thailand  5 Fishmeal & Fish Oil
Vietnam 1 Fishmeal & Fish Oil 
Germany  5 Fishmeal & Fish Oil 
Argentina  1 Fish Oil
Spain 3 Fish Oil 
Ecuador  1 Fish Oil 
Sweden  1 Fish Oil

Total

71