A bright
new future

Made Great in Grimsby tells the story of one of the world’s largest seafood processing and trading cluster producing thousands of fish and seafood products processed (made) in Grimsby.

Find out more

As well as sourcing seafood from harbours across the UK, our businesses import the vast majority of its fish and seafood sustainably from all over the world.

Our story

The businesses import the vast majority of their fish and seafood from all over the world.

Find out more

6000 jobs in Grimsby seafood processing, with supply chain of 12,000 jobs

Grimsby’s ancient smokehouses produce Geographical Indicator (formerly PGI) traditional smoked haddock used by Michelin Star chefs across the UK.

World class people in innovation, sustainability and marketing

Approximately 70% of the UK's Seafood is processed in Grimsby


Meet the Lincolnshire Chef

Stephen Bennett is a renowned chef from Grimsby and has been the adopted #MadeGreatInGrimsby chef since 2020. Stephen loves cooking fish and seafood and has been hosting our cook alongs since the early part of 2021. Stephen is also a Seafish Industry Authority ‘Love Seafood’ Seafood Champion. Stephen operates Healing Manor Hotel with excellent dining facilities and a popular venue for weddings. Our cook along series one of 5 parts can be viewed here.

Watch Cookalongs

Why Grimsby?

Grimsby’s five largest processing businesses serve all the major UK retailers with fresh and frozen seafood.


Latest News

December 11, 2023

Alfred Enderby, Grimsby's Heritage Smokehouse, Caps Off 2023 with Prestigious Slow Food England Award.

Despite being its busiest time of the year, Alfred Enderby, the iconic traditional fish smoker rooted in the heart of…

December 05, 2023

Seafood Future Leaders: A Cohort of 22 Completes Comprehensive National Seafood Industry Programme

In a landmark achievement, 22 emerging future leaders in the Grimsby seafood cluster have successfully completed a rigorous and dedicated…

November 29, 2023

UK Government’s North America Seafood Specialist visits the Humber seafood cluster

The Grimsby and Humber's seafood processing and trade cluster recently welcomed the Department of Business and Trade's USA seafood representative,…

Our Partners