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The main product from industrial whaling was whale oil, used in the past for lighting and machinery etc. After hydrogenation in the 1900’s whale oil was used in the production of margarine, soap and in the paint industry. Norwegian produced whale oil was very profitable and a reliable source of currency. This short summary outlines Modern Whaling and it’s importance for the southern region of the county of Vestfold.

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