About us

Arnarlax is the largest farmer and producer of Icelandic salmon and our goal is to keep deliver a quality product to our customers in harmony with nature and the local community.

Founded by locals

Arnarlax was founded in Bildudalur, a small Icelandic village inside a long fjord called Arnarfjordur. Bildudalur is the hometown to the founders so they knew that the that the region offers dynamic conditions, high quality seawater and low temperatures that create the perfect settings for a healthy natural salmon.

People, environment and biology

Arnarlax has from the beginning focused on three key factors when it comes to farming salmon. People, environment and biology. We understand the importance of skilled and capable people in order to build a strong, focused and unified team. We also recognize our responsibility to the local community and we emphasize on having a good and respectful relationship with local officials, other local companies and residents.

Sustainability

All of our sites has gone through environmental and risk assessment and are constantly monitored to make sure we are farming in a sustainable manners for years to come. We are using a three generation models that means that all of our sites gets a regular resting periods to minimize the potential impact on the seabed and all our equipment meets the Norwegian Standard, NS9415  that minimize the risk of escapes.