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AUSTRALIAN SEAFOOD INDUSTRY NEWS

Forearm-sized prawn caught in Gulf of Carpentaria
23 March, 2017
ABC Online
A huge leader prawn the size of a forearm and weighing 300 grams has been caught in the Gulf of Carpentaria. A photo of the prawn sent to the ABC ...

New seafood industry body formed
22 March, 2017
FOOD Magazine - Australia
The National Seafood Industry Alliance (NSIA) has announced the formation of Seafood Industry Australia (SIA), the new peak body for the seafood ...

White spot: Raw prawn ban to create seafood glut
17 March, 2017
Courier Mail
Australia's reputation as white spot free, a key marketing point for crustacean exporters, is also under threat if the disease continues to spread

Bay of plenty: Port Phillip swimming with fish after commercial net ban
16 March, 2017
The Age
Fisheries Victoria says there are an extra 400-500 tonnes of fish in the bay since the state government announced it would phase out commercial net

Politics and weather delay world's biggest prawn farm
16 March, 2017
The West Australian
Exceptionally wet conditions in the north and a change of Northern Territory Government have meant plans to start building the developed world's ...

Tragedy strikes: Iconic Yamba trawler goes down
10 March, 2017
Clarence Valley Daily Examiner
ONE of Yamba's iconic prawn trawlers, the Claudia Rose, has been claimed by the river overnight, sinking at its moorings in the Yamba Harbour.

New program to help grow commercial fishing in NSW
1 March, 2017
Invest in Australia
NSW Minister for Primary Industries, Niall Blair said the recommendations in the Upper House inquiry report into the NSW commercial fisheries sector ...

Yumbah to produce own feed
28 February, 2017
Port Lincoln Times
Yumbah Aquaculture has become the only Australian abalone farm to produce and control the supply of its own feed after it bought South Australian ...

Prawn numbers could run dry after less rain than expected in Cairns wet season
28 February, 2017
The Cairns Post
THE east coast prawn season is expected to get off to a slow start near Cairns ... We need rain to bring the prawns up from the rivers,” he said. He said ...

Big fish farms want to expand
26 February, 2017
NT News
TASMANIA'S two biggest aquaculture companies, at legal loggerheads over environmental issues, have notified the state's environmental watchdog

 


NEW ZEALAND SEAFOOD INDUSTRY NEWS

Fishers report crayfish stocks in bad shape
21
March, 2017
Radio New Zealand
People who dive or fish for crayfish think stocks off the northeast of the ... depletion and excess commercial fishing, in which hundreds of commercial ...

Marlborough marine engineer invents fully-automatic net cleaning robot for aquaculture
14
March, 2017
Marlborough Express
Boss Net Cleaning owner Andrew Fairhall in his workshop with the AutoBoss, a fully-automatic robot net cleaner for use in aquaculture.

Cameras on commercial fishing vessels to aid future crayfish stocks
10
March, 2017
Stuff.co.nz
OPINION: In his piece Crayfish mismanagement no laughing matter, Scott Macindoe expresses the opinion that the Ministry for Primary Industries ...

The battle for the Bluff oyster gets under way for the 2017 season
1
March, 2017
The Southland Times
Strong westerly winds deterred but could not stop the first catch of the Bluff oyster season. Barnes Wild Bluff Oysters manager Graeme Wright said it ...

Biomass survey sounds warning for southern scallop recovery
27
February, 2017
Marlborough Express
Commercial and recreational fishing for scallops in all of the Marlborough Sounds, and part of eastern Tasman Bay was banned last season, which ...

Shellfish production property on the market, Napier
27
February, 2017
Scoop.co.nz
A large chunk of land once identified to become the biggest commercial aquaculture plant in New Zealand has been placed on the market for sale.

 


INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL FISHERY & SEAFOOD INDUSTRY NEWS

Pakistan's seafood industry
Business Mirror
Pakistani seafood has a significant export potential, estimated at 1 million tonnes/ year from the marine subsector alone. The commercially important ...

Aquaculture firm invests £2 million in sites at Aith and Unst
23 March, 2017
Shetland Times Online
Cooke Aquaculture Scotland managing director Colin Blair said: “We are particularly pleased that we have been able to place these orders with a ...

Falcon ROV for Norwegian Aquaculture Work
23 March, 2017
Marine Technology News
Abyss Aqua, a provider of services to the Norwegian aquaculture industry, has bought a second Saab Seaeye Falcon electric underwater robotic

Egyptian mortality mystery in tilapia fish closer to being solved
23 March, 2017
Phys.Org
Tilapia is an important species for aquaculture because it can be grown in diverse farming systems and requires minimal fishmeal in its feed. It has a ...

Florida lawmakers water down bill that would've banned the sale of shark fins
23 March, 2017
Orlando Weekly (blog)
A Florida senate bill that would have eliminated the sale and trade of shark fins was amended last week, weakening punishments for the lucrative ...

Tanzania: Prawn Fisheries Turn Up Roses
23 March, 2017
AllAfrica.com
FISHERIES division is set to boost the country's foreign exchange with the lifting of a ban on prawns fishing in Tanzanian waters, the government has ...

Andaman Bay closed to fishing from April 1
23 March, 2017
Bangkok Post
KRABI - Andaman Bay will be closed to most commercial fishing for three months from April 1 - June 30 to allow spawning and rehabilitation of marine ...

Outdoors: Chinook salmon season in trouble
23 March, 2017
Stockton Record
Scientists believe the numbers of adult chinook salmon in the ocean this year are so low that recreational and commercial fishing seasons up and ...

Seafresh Supplies DNA-Traceable Shrimp in High-Tech Move to Clean up Global Supply Chain
22 March, 2017
FoodIngredientsFirst
DNA technology tracking the exact “farm to fork” journey of shrimp is being used in a new traceability program to guarantee greater ...

BC oyster industry reeling after more than 300 consumers fall ill
22 March, 2017
Vancouver Sun
Sawmill Bay Shellfish near Quadra Island is currently closed to the sale of oysters while the federal government investigates the cause of more than ...

Sixteen Arrested as Police Seize Vietnamese Fishing Trawlers
22 March, 2017
The Cambodia Daily
Kampot province fishery officials and marine police on Monday arrested 16 Vietnamese nationals accused of driving three fishing trawlers into shallow ...

Sustainable squid breakthrough
22 March, 2017
TheFishSite.com
Two squid Supply Chain Roundtables (SRs), which encompass more than 20 squid fisheries, have merged in a bid to pave the way toward a more ...

Trat trawler operators moving to Koh Kong
22 March, 2017
Bangkok Post
The Command Centre for Combating Illegal Fishing's regulations require trawlers to be anchored 125 days a year and operators had to pay their ...

Landmark victory for American Samoa fishing rights
22 March, 2017
Radio New Zealand
Large scale commercial fishing will no longer be allowed close to American Samoa's coast thanks to a landmark ruling handed down by the US ...

Federal Agency for Fishery: A new organization may be created to regulate Arctic fishing
22 March, 2017
Arctic.ru (press release)
"If fish stocks are discovered outside the zones of national jurisdiction, ... regional fisheries management organization to oversee commercial fishing,"

Gloucester's presence at seafood expo leading to fish sales far afield
22 March, 2017
Gloucester Daily Times
The Gloucester Fresh reception, hosted by the city at the Seafood Expo North America in Boston, featured state Assistant Secretary for ...

New challenges for Aquaculture in the North Atlantic
21 March, 2017
IceNews
Colder water temperatures suppress the number of salmon lice in aqua farming but with the rising sea temperatures in the North Atlantic, monitoring of ...

Crowdfunding could tackle seafood fraud
21 March, 2017
TheFishSite.com
A new initiative that aims to stop fraud by allowing restaurant diners to trace their seafood is seeking to raise $75,000 by the end of March. Called Dock ...

Three fish feed producers start partnership
21 March, 2017
GlobalMeatNews.com
Three aquaculture feed producers from Ireland, the Netherlands and Brazil have joined forces in a strategic partnership to spearhead the trawl for ...

'Sustainably-Certified' Shrimp Trawler Arrested by Liberian Coast Guard with Assistance from Sea ...
21 March, 2017
Sea Shepherd Global
Shrimp is also exported worldwide by Primstar B.V., a company in The Netherlands. The fleet is currently certified under "Friend of the Sea" criteria for ...

Seafood and whisky sales growth helps exports increase to £5.5bn
20 March, 2017
Belfast Telegraph
Fish and seafood sales were valued at £759 million, up from £603 million. Mr Ewing said: "Since this Government came into office, the value of food ...

Pelagic Data Systems Announced as SeaWeb Seafood Champion Finalist
20 March, 2017
Marketwired (press release)
BOSTON, MA - Pelagic Data Systems (PDS) is one of four finalists for the 2017 Seafood Champion Award for

Lobster industry fears lost sales from ramped-up Canadian exports
20 March, 2017
Press Herald
The deal between Canada and the EU – the largest seafood consumer market in the world – would eliminate tariffs on Canadian lobster exports into ...

Aquaculture Industry Welcomes Marine Harvest to Province
19 March, 2017
VOCM
The Newfoundland and Labrador Aquaculture Industry Association is welcoming newcomers Marine Harvest to the province. Marine Harvest, one of ...

Nearly VND165 billion for fisheries restructuring in 2017-2020
19 March, 2017
VietNamNet Bridge
The plan targets promoting technological transfer and application in aquaculture as well as in fishing and fish preservation on vessels in order to ...

Thirty PEI companies traveling to Boston for seafood show
19 March, 2017
The Journal Pioneer
Lobster boats from Covehead Harbour on the north shore of P.E.I. head out at dawn to the fishing grounds in this Guardian file photo. Some fishermen ...

Korean grant to develop aquaculture sector
18 March, 2017
The Official Government News Portal of Sri Lanka
Korea will grant Rs 375 million for the development of the aquaculture sector in the country as a result of the discussions held by Fisheries and Aquatic ...

Atlantic fishermen groups want more time to adapt to new vessel safety rules
18 March, 2017
rdnewsnow.com
Marie-Anyk Cote says the goal of the rules is to reduce fatalities, injuries and loss or damage to vessels in the commercial fishing industry. Cote also ...

Haddock from UK waters removed from sustainable seafood list
18 March, 2017
The Guardian
Haddock from UK waters removed from sustainable seafood list. MCS takes some haddock fisheries off green list – but Scottish fishermen accuse it of ...

Canada to showcase its strong fish and seafood industry at Seafood Expo North America 2017
18 March, 2017
Yahoo Finance
OTTAWA, ONTARIO - Canada's fish and seafood industry continues to thrive and benefit the livelihood of the many

NRT Focus: Illegal Fishing in Sea of Japan
17 March, 2017
NHK WORLD
The ships are suspected of fishing illegally for Japanese flying squid, which has been rising in price. So where do they come from? We headed to the ...

Illegal Chinese exporter of prawns in Mozambique
17 March, 2017
AFRIKA NEWS
Mozambican authorities discovered an illegal exportation of premium prawns by a Chinese company. Nearly a ton of prawns, as well as other produce ...

Seafood labels in Canada vague compared to US, Europe: environmental groups
17 March, 2017
CTV News
HALIFAX -- Environmental groups are giving Canada's seafood labelling requirements an F grade due to their lack of details compared to American ...

Closing the net: The EU must step up enforcement of seafood import controls
17 March, 2017
EurActiv
The EU is the world's largest importer of seafood products, buying in 60% of the fish it consumes from across the world. Together, EU nations imported ...

Board of Fisheries doubles commercial smelt quota
16 March, 2017
Kenai Peninsula Online
The commercial eulachon fishery is a fairly low-participation one, authorized for individual fishermen through their limited entry commercial fishing ...

Pacific Fishery Management Council chooses options for 2017 ocean salmon season
16 March, 2017
The Daily World
The Pacific Fishery Management Council Monday adopted three public ... Two commercial fishery alternatives allow retention of coho, with quotas of ...

Trawler company launches new convenience fish range
16 March, 2017
Fish Update
HB Grandi's subsidiary Norðanfiskur has launched a new product line called „Fiskur í matinn“ or „Fish for dinner“. With this new range the company is ...

Somalis consider piracy again, blaming illegal fishing trade
16 March, 2017
Daily Mail
In recent years, local officials have warned that rampant fishing by foreign trawlers was destroying the livelihoods of coastal communities, stoking fears ...

Arrest of Indian fishermen will continue: Minister
16 March, 2017
Daily Mirror
The Government would not stop arresting Indian fishermen and trawlers if they crossed the International Maritime Boundary Line and engaged in ...

Sea-floor trawling not allowed in Oman, ministry says
16 March, 2017
gulfnews.com
Muscat: Oman does not allow sea-floor trawling in its waters, the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries has clarified. The Ministry was responding to a ...

Sri Lankan bill to ban bottom trawling to be passed this month
15 March, 2017
The New Indian Express
COLOMBO : A bill to ban the pernicious practice of bottom trawling, which will affect thousands of Sri Lankans and Indians fishing in the sea between

Managers consider catch quotas for still-closed shrimp fishery
15 March, 2017
Gloucester Daily Times
“Although short-term prospects for a commercial fishery remain poor, there was a moderate (but below-average) improvement in recruitment in 2016.”

Team Seafood will provide 250 student jobs at PEI processing facilities
15 March, 2017
The Guardian
TIGNISH, P.E.I. — Up to 250 students will receive bursaries that will allow them to work in the seafood processing sector during this year's peak ...

Shrimp fishermen facing catch crisis
14 March, 2017
Fish Update
SHRIMP fishermen in parts of northern Norway are reporting their worst winter ever, with catches down by between 50 and 75 per cent. Some say that ...

New funding for innovations in aquaculture
14 March, 2017
BBC News
A £1m initiative to boost innovation in aquaculture in the Highlands and Islands has been given the go-ahead. Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) ...

DSM and Evonik's Alternative Source for Omega 3 Fatty Acids From Natural Algae
14 March, 2017
FoodIngredientsFirst
Until now, these fatty acids have been added to aquaculture feed and pet food almost exclusively from marine sources such as fish oil and fishmeal.

Sri Lanka sea food exports to EU up 171-pct in November
14 March, 2017
EconomyNext
Sri Lanka's sea food exports to the European Union are continuing their rapid recovery since the lifting of the EU ban and rose ...

FDA warning letters again targeted at seafood businesses
14 March, 2017
Food Safety News
A seafood processor and a seafood importer have recently received warning letters from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The first was ...

Decision issued to ban shrimp fishing until Sept 1
13 March, 2017
Arab Times Kuwait English Daily
KUWAIT CITY, March 12: General Customs Department (GCD) has issued instructions to ban shrimp fishing in the Kuwaiti territorial waters until Sept 1 ...

Louisiana resumes testing of mercury levels in fish, as health officials warn of potential dangers
13 March, 2017
The Advocate
After being collected, fish are sorted by species and length during Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality collections for mercury testing.

In search of silver: BC roe-herring fishery carries risks and rewards
13 March, 2017
Vancouver Sun
“Most are OK, just doing their thing,” Derek Morton, who started commercial fishing in 1975, says of the sea lions. “But every once in a while, you get ...

Kiên Giang to boost shrimp production in 2017
12 March, 2017
Viet Nam News
KIÊN GIANG — The Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Kiên Giang has set itself a target of producing 63,000 tonnes of prawn and shrimp on ...

Vietnam Government says Australia's prawn import ban is 'causing serious damage' to Vietnamese ...
11 March, 2017
ABC Local
The Vietnamese Government has accused Australia of "causing serious damage" to its prawn farmers and exporters, and has asked the Federal ...

Fishing magnate 'the Codfather' to plead guilty
10 March, 2017
WCVB Boston
Rafael is the owner of one of the nation's largest commercial fishing operations, with more than 30 vessels in his fleet, 44 commercial fishing permits ...

Delta Raw Shrimp Prices Soar
10 March, 2017
TheFishSite.com
VIET NAM - Prices of raw shrimp have been increasing rapidly in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta since early February when shrimp processors ...

Commercial long-line seasons to open on time
10 March, 2017
KTOO
For the first year, long-line pot gear is allowed for commercial black cod in the Gulf of Alaska this year. Crews fishing for black cod with Individual ...

Shark fins were banned in California in 2013. So why are 60 tons still entering the Port of LA each ...
10 March, 2017
Time Out Los Angeles (blog)
California banned the purchase or possession of shark fins in 2013, but at least 60 tons of them are known to still pass through the Port of Los Angeles ...

Strong seafood prices boost Atlantic Canada industry
10 March, 2017
CBC.ca
Seafood producers in Atlantic Canada are enjoying an extended period of high prices driven by the low Canadian dollar, problems at salmon farms in

Shrinking Gulf Shrimp Harvest Linked to Lingering Red Tide
9 March, 2017
Health News Florida
Florida's winter shrimp harvest in the Gulf of Mexico saw "a couple of bad months," fishermen say, on top of reports of low numbers for the iconic stone

Fisheries landings top $700 million
8 March, 2017
Mount Desert Islander
“Mainers should take great pride in the success of our commercial fishing industry,” Gov. Paul R. LePage said in response to the announcement.

Risks from eating undercooked fish: Clonorchiasis risk across China mapped
8 March, 2017
Science Daily
Clonorchiasis, a neglected tropical disease usually acquired by eating undercooked freshwater fish, affects an estimated 15 million people around the ...

Fish farmers call for government intervention on feeds
8 March, 2017
New Vision
“Fish require top-quality, nutritionally complete and balanced diet to grow rapidly, but for now, the lack of feeds is a stumbling block to the growth of the ...

Consumer safety lab in Texas keeps close eye on Gulf oysters
7 March, 2017
The Herald
Oyster processors regularly send samples, usually about 10 oysters, of their products for testing at the lab. The oysters have already gone through ...

Decline in shrimp stocks worries Canadians
7 March, 2017
Fish Update
CANADA'S shrimp fishing stocks off the coast of Labrador and parts of Newfoundland are in serious decline, say scientists. The country's Department

Over €1.8 million Granted to Seafood Processing and Aquaculture Sectors
7 March, 2017
Coast Monkey
Michael Creed, Minister for Agriculture Food and the Marine, has announced the award of over €1.8 million in grants to 19 seafood enterprises under ...

Shrimp Breeding Farm Starts Commercial Production in 2017
7 March, 2017
TheFishSite.com
... during 2017, according to Director of the National Centre of Research and Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (CNRDPA) Rachid Anane.

Record 2400 tonne shot of capelin
7 March, 2017
World Fishing & Aquaculture
Pelagic vessel Heimaey discharged 2000 tonnes of capelin at Thórshöfn and is now on its way to fishing grounds off Reykjanes.

State Seeks Public Input on Summer Flounder, Scup and Black Sea Bass Fishery Management Plan
7 March, 2017
LongIsland.com
The document, approved by the Board in early February, presents alternatives for shortening the length of the commercial scup summer period and ...

Bumper harvest as herring return to Strait of Georgia in great numbers
7 March, 2017
Vancouver Sun
FRENCH CREEK — The commercial roe-herring fishery opened with a flourish over the weekend as the gillnet fleet took its share of what the federal ...

Bid to boost Myanmar shrimp trade begins
6 March, 2017
The Nation
THOUGH MYANMAR'S shrimp export is much less than that of Vietnam and Thailand in terms of tonnage and value, the nation is set to leapfrog its ...

Big investment in seafood processing and aquaculture sectors - five Donegal firms to benefit in ...
6 March, 2017
Donegal Now
Donegal TD JOE McHugh has welcomed a massive Government funding injection into the county's seafood processing and aquaculture sectors.

New hatchery to strengthen Vanuatu's sandfish industry
6 March, 2017
Papua New Guinea Today
Aquaculture Solutions Vanuatu's (ASV) hatchery will have the capacity to produce tens of thousands of juveniles for release on adjacent shore ...

Bumper harvest as herring return to Strait of Georgia in great numbers
6 March, 2017
Vancouver Sun
FRENCH CREEK — The commercial roe-herring fishery opened with a flourish over the weekend as the gillnet fleet took its share of what the federal ...

White-leg shrimp farming's profits lower than tiger prawn
5 March, 2017
Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — The cost of raising whiteleg shrimp under the extensive farming pilot model is up to VNĐ 13.5 million (US$590) per hectare in Cửu Long ...

No space for anchoring; Govt to release 42 Indian vessels
5 March, 2017
The Sunday Times Sri Lanka
The Government is considering the release of some Indian fishing trawlers because of the burden of finding anchoring space for about 130 vessels ...

Foreign feed producer oligopoly destroys livelihood of shrimp farmers
5 March, 2017
VietNamNet Bridge
Used to investing billions in shrimp farming, head of Thoi An Fisheries Cooperative (in O Mon, Can Tho) Nguyen Ngoc Hai must give up farming after ...

Maine lobster catch tipped the scale at a record 130 million pounds in 2016
5 March, 2017
Press Herald
Lobster is the most valuable, and fastest growing, of all the state's commercial fisheries, which in 2017 topped $700 million, according to state data.

Commercial longline seasons to open on time
5 March, 2017
KFSK
Commercial longliners in Alaska can go fishing on March 11 after all. The National Marine Fisheries Service announced Friday. March 3 that March ...

Aquaculture students scoop top prizes
5 March, 2017
Fish Update
A PhD student undertaking a project in shellfish aquaculture won the Lantra Learner of the Year Award for Higher Education, a category supported by

Boost for Scotland's Aquaculture Industry
5 March, 2017
TheFishSite.com
The inaugural meeting of the Aquaculture Industry Leadership Group (AILG) in Inverness discussed challenges and opportunities for the sector, ...

Egyptian researchers turn prawns into plastic
4 March, 2017
Reuters
Researchers at Egypt's Nile University are developing a way to turn dried shrimp shells into biodegradable plastic in a bid to make ...

Nova Scotia launches its own seafood brand
4 March, 2017
CBC.ca
Nova Scotia's decision to create its own seafood brand is getting mixed reviews, with praise from some exporters and a pan from one industry ...

'A major concern': Snow crab, shrimp assessments worry fisheries minister
3 March, 2017
CBC.ca
The Newfoundland and Labrador minister of fisheries and natural resources has added his voice to those concerned about what the latest shrimp and ...

Brussels demands foreign trawlers are still allowed to catch fish in British waters
3 March, 2017
Express.co.uk
BRUSSELS has provoked fury after threatening trade barriers unless foreign trawlers are still allowed to catch fish in British waters as part of a Brexit ...

Aquazul: a giant squid sausage with more protein and less fat rich in Omega-3
3 March, 2017
MercoPress
A new unique food product was created by scientists at the Center for Research in Food and Development (CIAD) of Mexico: a protein-rich squid ...

Overfishing Claims 90 Percent of Predator Fish in Caribbean Reefs
3 March, 2017
Courthouse News Service
This is an illustration of the relative fish biomass on reefs varying in fishing intensity and natural capacity to support large predatory fishes. (Drawing by ...

Fury over European Parliament threat: 'No free trade on seafood without access to British waters'
3 March, 2017
Telegraph.co.uk
The European Parliament's fisheries committee said it would be “unacceptable” to give the UK's seafood producers free access to EU markets if ...

Sino Agro Food Completes Carve Out of Aquaculture Assets
3 March, 2017
Yahoo Finance
"The Group strongly believes that separating into two industry-leading companies – one focused on the aquaculture industry and the other focused on ...

Falklands' Loligo season opens; Vigo market squid prices are “strong”
3 March, 2017
MercoPress
The Galician entrepreneur admitted that 2016 had an atypical start, because of El Niño, and the Illex squid season was “disastrous”, down 60%.

Sainsbury's named world's best sustainable seafood supermarket
2 March, 2017
The Guardian
Sainsbury's has been named the best sustainable seafood supermarket in the world in a survey published by the Marine Stewardship Council.

UBM Launches Aquaculture Vietnam 2017
1 March, 2017
Yahoo Finance
UBM, the organizer of Aquaculture Vietnam 2017 launched the event at a press conference in Can Tho on February 22.

This DNA-testing company wants to be known for more than just seafood
1
March, 2017
Technical.ly
In the case of the blue crab test, companies wanted to use InstantLabs' test to address the problem of mislabelling, which is a big issue in the seafood ...

Poland's Fish Output, Exports Expand In 2016
1
March, 2017
TheFishSite.com
POLAND – Poland's fish and seafood output increased by 15.7 per cent year-on-year to some 402,500 in the January to November 2016 period, ...

Grain traders prepping fish oil substitutes for aquaculture, health fads
1 March, 2017
Reuters
The surging demand has pushed fish oil prices to a record high and presented the aquaculture industry with a problem: how to source more fish oil ...

Salmon plant wins Poland's first BAP
1 March, 2017
Fish Update
THE world's largest value added salmon processing plant is now Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certified. Morpol Spółka Akcyjna has attained BAP ...

Technical Visits On Offer at Offshore Mariculture Mexico
1 March, 2017
TheFishSite.com
MEXICO - Offshore Mariculture Mexico 2017 is a conference dedicated to the mariculture and aquaculture industry, taking place in Ensenada, Baja ...

First International Fish Health Laboratory to Receive Accreditation from Sernapesca
28 February, 2017
TheFishSite.com
We are a world-class laboratory in a strong position to make a difference to the health of the Chilean aquaculture industry. " Fish Vet Group are ...

Young's Seafood targets US market
28 February, 2017
FoodManufacture.co.uk
Young's Seafood is planning a strong presence at the Seafood Expo North America in Boston next month – following news that the US is now the UK's ...

Major shrimp growing, processing operation to begin in Minnesota
28 February, 2017
Bemidji Pioneer
Luverne is among two southwest Minnesota communities tapped to possibly become home to the state's first commercial-scale shrimp production ...

Cod an option in face of looming shrimp cuts, says FFAW
27 February, 2017
CBC.ca
The Fish, Food and Allied Workers union says expansion into commercial cod fishing is a possibility for harvesters, as another cut to overall shrimp ...

Ireland's seafood sector has potential to be the international catch of the day
27 February, 2017
Sunday Business Post
There's an air of optimism in the Irish seafood sector. Despite the challenges presented by Brexit, there are significant opportunities internationally for ...

Swedes still fighting lobster imports
27 February, 2017
Gloucester Daily Times
The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, which regulates northern shrimp fishing in the Gulf of Maine, is conducting a workshop April 5 to 7 in ...

BFAR 7 opens Visayan Sea for commercial fishing
27 February, 2017
InterAksyon
CEBU CITY - The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Region 7 office has opened the Visayan Sea for commercial fishing starting Feb. 16, an ...

Island fishermen implore state to protect squid
27 February, 2017
SouthCoastToday.com
Now, no bait, no fish, no stripers to speak of," said Pete Kaizer, a charter boat captain and commercial tuna fisherman. Kaizer and other Nantucket ...

Norovirus: Dozens of additional GI infections linked to raw oysters reported
26 February, 2017
Outbreak News Today
It is suspected that norovirus illness, caused by consumption of contaminated oysters, is the cause of illness in the untested cases. The outbreak ...

Shrimp industry grant proposed
26 February, 2017
Valley morning Star
BROWNSVILLE — The Texas Shrimp Association may be in line for a $300,000 grant from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, which ...

Argentina's squid and Patagonian grenadier research cruise in the South Atlantic
26 February, 2017
MercoPress
Argentina's “Dr. Eduardo L. Holmberg” research vessel left for a second cruise of tooth fish, pollock, Patagonian grenadier and squid assessment.

Somalia: Fishery Minister claims fishing ships in the territorial waters are lawful
25 February, 2017
Garowe Online
Earlier, GO has published a report indicating that dozen foreign trawlers have arrived to Bossaso Port, aiming to reach a deal with businessmen and ...

Liberian government called on to protect coastal waters
25 February, 2017
World Fishing & Aquaculture
The Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF) has called on the Government of Liberia to ring-fence its six nautical mile exclusion zone (IEZ).

Prawn exports could earn up to 1 billion USD in 2022, growers say
25 February, 2017
Eleven Myanmar
Myanmar could earn nearly US$1 billion annually from prawn exports within a few years time, the Union of Myanmar Economic Holdings Ltd (UMEHL) ...

Shrimp export target ambitious, but achievable
24 February, 2017
Viet Nam News
Shrimp export value of $10 billion by 2025 is a big target. It will need great efforts, not just from shrimp farmers and seafood processors, but from the ...

Venezuela Seeks to Develop Fish Production
24 February, 2017
TheFishSite.com
VENEZUELA - The government is working to make Venezuela a fishing and aquaculture power house, and in this way is aiming to optimise the ...

Sea Grant announces 2017 National Aquaculture Initiative
24 February, 2017
News | Marex | University of Georgia
Sea Grant welcomes proposals for two competitive opportunities to advance aquaculture research, address barriers to aquaculture, and expand ...

New Device Shows 35 per cent Bycatch Reduction in Trial
24 February, 2017
TheFishSite.com
AUSTRALIA - A new bycatch device has delivered impressive results that will improve the sustainability of fishing operations of wild catch prawns in

EU Commission lifts yellow cards for Curaçao and Solomon Islands
24 February, 2017
World Fishing & Aquaculture
The European Commission has lifted its yellow cards for Curaçao and Solomon Islands, recognising the significant progress both countries have ...

 

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