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Thursday, November 27, 2014
US/Canada Pacific Hake Trawl Fishery Re-certified to MSC Standard
US and CANADA - The Pacific hake mid-water trawl fishery, which operates off the west coast of the United States and Canada, has achieved MSC re-certification following...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Global Fish Oil Market to Experience Strong Growth
GLOBAL - The global fish oil market will grow significantly in the coming years, according to the latest research report from Transparency Market Research....
Weekly Overview: Guidance Offered on New Fish Product Labelling Laws
ANALYSIS - From 13 December 2014, the EU will implement new rules on information which must be included on the labels of some fish products, writes Lucy Towers,...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Long-Term Plan for Fisheries Development in Somalia and Somaliland
SOMALIA & SOMALILAND - MacAlister Elliott & Partners (MEP) is working on a long-term development plan for fisheries in Somalia and Somaliland that will help stimulate...
Monday, November 24, 2014
Norway, EU, Faroes Reach Agreement on Mackerel
GLOBAL - An agreement has been reached on catching opportunities for north-east Atlantic mackerel for 2015 following negotiations between the EU, Norway and the...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Weekly Overview: Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Quotas Increased, No Protection for Sharks
ANALYSIS - It is bad news for Atlantic bluefin tuna stocks as the recent International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic's Tuna (ICCAT) meeting resulted...
Antimicrobials: Usage Falling, Resistance Rising
GLOBAL – Antimicrobial usage is falling in Europe but bacterial resistance to antibiotics is increasing at an alarming rate....
Antibiotics in Aquaculture – Are They Needed?
GLOBAL - The miracle drugs of the 20th century are in danger of running out of power. Antibiotic use in both humans and animals is contributing to a reservoir of...
Friday, November 14, 2014
Fish Vet Group Reveals New Management Structure
GLOBAL - Aquaculture health provider Fish Vet Group has revealed its new management structure with world-recognised aquaculture veterinary surgeon Dr Hamish Rodger...
Aquaculture has Growing Potential in Asia and Africa
GLOBAL - Fish farming will likely grow more than expected in the coming decade, offering a chance for improved nutrition for millions of people, especially in Asia...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Market for Seafood Eco-Labels Continues to Grow
New independent research into seafood buying behaviour around the world shows that consumers are increasingly looking for fish products from a sustainable source,...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Weekly Overview: Improved Fishing Practices Implemented A Year After Typhoon Haiyan
ANALYSIS - It has been a year since typhoon Haiyan destroyed fishing and aquaculture operations in the Philippines, writes Lucy Towers, TheFishSite Editor....
Short Supply of Flounder Raw Material
GLOBAL - Flounder raw material is coming in short this week according to Chinese processors, reports Kyla Ganton in the 3-Minute Market Insight from Tradex Foods,...
Monday, November 10, 2014
Northeastern Tropical Pacific Purse Seine Tuna Fishery Enters MSC Assessment
GLOBAL - The Northeastern Tropical Pacific purse seine yellowfin (Thunnus albacares) and skipjack (Katsuwonus pelamis) tuna fishery is voluntarily putting itself...
Friday, November 07, 2014
Is a Fishing Ban the Only Tool Left to Save Pacific Bluefin Tuna?
GLOBAL - Commercial catch of Pacific bluefin tuna, one of the world’s most magnificent big fish currently teetering on the edge of survival, will continue to be...
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Industrialization Should Not Come at Expense of Agriculture
GLOBAL - Industrialization can be an important tool for poverty and hunger reduction but should not come at the expense of agricultural development, said FAO Director-General...
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Weekly Overview: $16 Million Aquaculture Development Plan for Odisha State
ANALYSIS - The Indian National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard) has unveiled a $16 million scheme for fish farming in five districts of Odisha...
Monday, November 03, 2014
Animal Vaccines Market to Reach $8.6 Billion by 2018
GLOBAL - The global animal vaccines market is in its growth phase and is poised to cross the $8 billion mark by 2018. ...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Weekly Overview: US Investigation Finds Majority of Seafood is Labelled Correctly
ANALYSIS - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released the results of a two year investigation into seafood labelling, writes Lucy Towers, TheFishSite...
Increasing Black Cod and Halibut Prices
GLOBAL - Prices are rising for black cod and halibut and there are big changes ahead for EU labelling laws as more information will now be required for better transparency,...
Monday, October 27, 2014
EU Strikes Trade Deal with East African Community
GLOBAL - Negotiators from the EU and the East African Community (EAC) have finalised a new comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between both regions....
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Russia Most Active in WTO over Animal Health and Food Safety
ANALYSIS - In just over two years since joining the World Trade Organization in August 2012, Russia has become one of the most active members of the body dealing...
First Asian Shrimp Farm Certified to ASC Standard
ASIA - Quoc Viet is the first Asian shrimp farm to announce Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) certification following assessment against the ASC Shrimp Standard....
Friday, October 17, 2014
Aquaculture Europe 2014: Don't Be Scared of Innovation
GLOBAL - Carlos Luna, Director of Angulas Aguinage, explains how innovation is possible, even in small companies during his plenary address at Aquaculture Europe...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Weekly Overview: Native UK Mussels Under Threat from Invasive Freshwater Mussel
ANALYSIS - The invasive quagga mussel has recently been found in Wraysbury Reservoir and the Wraysbury River, a tributary of the River Colne, in Surrey, UK, writes...
Monday, October 13, 2014
Global Fish Oil Market to Reach $3.3 Billion by 2020
GLOBAL - The global market for fish oil is expected to reach $3,300.0 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc....
Friday, October 10, 2014
Ebola Threatening Global Food Security
GLOBAL - FAO has launched a new programme to urgently assist 90,000 vulnerable households in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone whose food supplies and livelihoods...
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
ALLER AQUA’s New Egyptian Factory Begins Production
EGYPT - During the second week of September ALLER AQUA’s new factory in Egypt began its production, and is now supplying Egyptian customers with fish feed, the...
High Liner Foods Acquires Atlantic Trading Company
GLOBAL - High Liner Foods Incorporated has acquired the business of Atlantic Trading Company, LLC....
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
Weekly Overview: Updated MSC Standard Offers More Fisheries Protection, Zero Toleration for Forced Labour
ANALYSIS - In this week's news, the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has launched its updated standard for sustainable fishing which reflects the most up-to-date...
 
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