Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture (Iceland)

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The Icelandic Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture (Icelandic: Sjávarútvegs- og Landbúnaðarráðuneytið) is a cabinet-level ministry.

On 13 June 2007 the parliament of Iceland passed law changes to merge the Ministry of Fisheries and the Ministry of Agriculture, which took effect on 1 January 2008.[1] It is an important economic ministry, with fisheries products making up about 40% of Iceland's exports.

Ministers of Fisheries and Agriculture[edit]

Former Ministers of Fisheries[edit]

Former Ministers of Agriculture[edit]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "Historical Overview of the Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture". Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture. Retrieved 17 September 2011. 

Coordinates: 64°08′56″N 21°55′47″W / 64.14889°N 21.92972°W / 64.14889; -21.92972