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08 March 2017
China Introduces Tough Fishing Ban Along Yangtze River
CHINA - A permanent fishing ban in all 279 aquatic reserves along the Yangtze River has begun, as China races to revive the flagging ecosystem of its largest river....
17 January 2017
China is Poised for Marine Fisheries Reform
CHINA - As global fish stocks continue sinking to alarmingly low levels, a joint study by marine fisheries experts from within and outside of China concluded that...
10 January 2017
Researchers Express Optimism Over Transgenic Chinese Carp
CHINA - Chinese researchers who created a rapidly growing “giant” transgenic carp have expressed cautious optimism it will one day land on dining tables....
28 November 2016
BioMar Joint Venture Acquires Chinese Fish Feed Company
CHINA - BioMar Group’s Joint Venture in China, BioMar-Tongwei Biotech (Wuxi) Ltd has acquired 100 per cent of the shares in the fish feed company Haiwei, which...
19 October 2016
Exhibitor Increase Pushes China Fisheries & Seafood Expo to Another New Record
CHINA - A sharp increase in exhibit space by overseas companies looking to cash in on China’s rapidly growing appetite for imported seafood has helped China Fisheries...
14 September 2016
ASC, Tao Ran Cooperation to Push ASC Growth in China
CHINA - The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) has formed a partnership with Qingdao Tao Ran Environmental Science and Technology (Tao Ran), a professional Chinese...
09 August 2016
Chinese Fish Prices Fall
CHINA - Chinese farm produce prices declined last week, mainly due to the drop in meat prices, the Ministry of Commerce reported....
04 August 2016
Alaska Pollock Inventories Dwindle as Production Capacity is Booked
CHINA - Production capacity for Frozen Pollock Fillet Production in China continues to tighten as orders pile up before Chinese New Year, report Rob Reierson and...
25 July 2016
Record Breaking Storm Season in China Pressures Tilapia Supply
CHINA - Harsh weather is shaking up tilapia farms in Southern China as they experience the most severe rainstorm season since 1998, report Rob Reierson and Kyla...
21 June 2016
China's New Hope Group Eyes Aquaculture Expansion
CHINA - The chairman of New Hope Group Co, China's largest privately held agricultural company, is looking to buy fish-farming assets in Southeast Asia as part of...
28 January 2016
MoU To Help Tilapia Farmers Secure BAP Certification
CHINA - In an effort to increase the availability of four-star Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) tilapia, the Global Aquaculture Alliance has signed a memorandum...
13 January 2016
Aquatic Food Processing Base to be Built in Pingtan
CHINA - With the idea of promoting industrialization of its aquatic products, Pingtan, Fujian province has started the construction of an aquatic food production...
08 January 2016
Nutriad Expands in China
CHINA - Global producer of feed additive solutions Nutriad is expanding its commercial team in China, as it announced the appointment of Mr Jim Zeng as National...
06 January 2016
Sino Agro Approved for Trading on Oslo Bors' Merkur Market
CHINA - Sino Agro Foods has now been approved to trade its common shares on the Oslo Bors' Merkur Market....
02 December 2015
China Fishery Group Faces Liquidation
CHINA - China Fishery Group, part of Pacific Andes, could be facing liquidation....
18 November 2015
Nutriad Delivers Aquaculture Health Talk at World Congress of Aquaculture and Fisheries
CHINA - The 4th Annual World Congress of Aquaculture and Fisheries-2015 (WCAF-2015) was held in Qingdao, China. This congress, initiated in 2012, has been successfully...
12 November 2015
Sino Agro Eyes Oslo Stock Exchange Listing for New Aquaculture Company
CHINA - Sino Agro Food (SIAF) has begun the creation of a separate aquaculture company, comprised of its aquaculture operations, which it hopes will be listed on...
04 November 2015
China's Aquaculture, Fishery Value Continues to Grow
CHINA - With the improvement of cultivation technology and the steady growth in per-capita consumption of aquatic products, the output value of the Chinese fishing...
First Chinese Fish Farms Receive ASC Certification
CHINA - Qionghai Zhongpingzi Grobest tilapia farm and Chengmai Xingyuan Development Co Ltd have become the first Chinese farms to achieve Aquaculture Stewardship...
08 October 2015
Preparing for Chinese New Year & Lent - What you Should Know about the Seafood Market
CHINA - As Chinese suppliers gear up for Chinese New Year, production is in full swing before the plants close at the end of January. Here is a recap on twice-frozen...
07 August 2015
Sino Agro Enhance Sustainable Aquaculture Vision with Chief Scientific Officer
CHINA - Supporting the company's vision to become a leading sustainable aquaculture company, Sino Agro Food, Inc. (SIAF) has now appointed Dr Anthony C. Ostrowski...
04 June 2015
Ten Reasons Why China Needs the US
CHINA - China is America’s biggest customer for agricultural products, with almost a fifth of imported goods coming from the US. ...
12 May 2015
Financial Turmoil in China Pressures Twice-Frozen Seafood Market
CHINA - Inventory holdings and carryover have been emerging problems for Chinese packers over the last few months, reports Kyla Ganton in the Tradex Foods 3-Minute...
11 May 2015
Price of Chinese Farm Produce Drops Slightly
CHINA - The price of farm Chinese produce continued to fall last week according to a survey of 36 medium and large sized cities carried out by the Ministry of Commerce....
07 May 2015
China Tilapia Farm First in Asia to Join iBAP Programme
CHINA - China’s God Bless Tilapia Bao Fang Farm is to become Asia’s first aquaculture operation, and the third in the world, to join the Global Aquaculture Alliance’s...
01 May 2015
Slight Increase in Chinese Aquatic Produce Prices
CHINA – The average price of Chinese farm produce fell slightly over the last week, according to a survey of 36 large and medium sized cities carried out by the...
23 April 2015
Scallop Fishery First Chinese Fishery to Achieves MSC Certification
CHINA - The Chinese scallop fishery, Zoneco has become the first Chinese fishery to achieve Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification....
21 April 2015
BioMar-Tongwei Fish Feed Venture to Lead Way in China's Aquaculture Market
CHINA - BioMar Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with leading Chinese feed producer Tongwei Co. Ltd to establish a Joint Venture dedicated to producing...
20 April 2015
Rise in Chinese Aquatic Produce Prices
CHINA - The price of farm produce in China has risen over the last week according to a survey of 36 large and medium sized cities carried out by the Ministry of...
17 April 2015
Chinese Aquaculture Market Rapidly Growing
CHINA - The aquaculture market in China is growing at a steady pace thanks to the geographical conditions in the country that favour the farming of large species...
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