Conceptual Modelling of Upstream Offshore Seaweed Supply

Conceptual Modelling of Upstream Offshore Seaweed Supply

Per Engelseth Nina Pereira Kvadsheim 

Department of Logistics, Molde University College, Norway

Department of Logistics, Møreforskning, Molde, Norway

1 February 2018
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A new form of offshore aquaculture is currently under development in Norway. This article argues for an ecosystem-based development of this future supply chain rooted in experiences in petroleum logistics, aquaculture and cold chains. A conceptual model provides basis for further research to facilitate designing this form of supply chain as a sustainable system.


Aquaculture, cold chains, ecosystems, petroleum logistics, seaweed, supply chain management, traceability


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