SAITHE (POLLACHIUS VIRENS)
Catching area: North Atlantic / FAO 27
Catching method: Trawl, longline and purse seine
Production: Frozen at sea (FAS) Headed / Gutted (H/G) | Land frozen W/R, HON/G, H/G
Gradings: 0.9 kg- | 1.2 kg- | 0.9-1.2 kg | 1.2-2.3 kg | 2.3 kg+
Packing: Random weight block, packed in paper bags (25 or 50 kg) with an inner poly layer | 20 kg cartons
Saithe (Pollachius virens) is a species of fish found in the North Atlantic, known for its delicate white flesh and mild flavor.