Leroy Seafood Group is seeing a "gradual", but "significant" impact on its operations from the coronavirus crisis, but it managed nonetheless to achieve positive earnings for the first quarter of 2020, rescuing parent Austevoll from a dire quarter.

Earnings before interest, tax, demortization and amortization (EBITDA) for the salmonid and whitefish producer rose 17 percent to NOK 1.2