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12 May 2015
Weekly Overview: Spanish Aquaculture Sector Reports Growth in Production
ANALYSIS - In this week's news, after years of stagnation, the Spanish aquaculture sector is reporting growth again....
11 May 2015
Huge Aquaculture Project Launched in French Polynesia
FRENCH POLYNESIA - The French Polynesian government, with help from Chinese investors, is planning a huge aquaculture project on Hao atoll. The venture is expected...
Vietnamese Shrimp to Make Use of Tax Free Deal with South Korea
VIET NAM - A new Free Trade Agreement between Viet Nam and South Korea, which will bring big opportunities to the shrimp sector, has now been signed....
07 May 2015
Kerala State Begins First Ever Vannamei Shrimp Farming
INDIA - The Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies (KUFOS) has started the first vannamei shrimp farming operations in the state....
Whiteleg Shrimp Leading Exports for Viet Nam
VIET NAM - Whiteleg shrimp was still the main export item of Viet Nam in QI/2015, despite its 29.3 per cent year-on-year reduction in export value....
05 May 2015
India’s Seafood Exports to EU to Touch $1.6 Billion
INDIA - India’s seafood exports to the European Union (EU) will touch $1.6 billion during the 2014-15 fiscal year, Leena Nair, chairperson of Marine Products Export...
Italian Fishery MareVivo Certified Friend of the Sea
ITALY - The Italian company MareVivo, fishing in the Mediterranean Sea (FAO Area 37) for European hake, red mullet, musky octopus, mantis shrimp and deep-water rose...
Weekly Overview: MEP's Decide to Delay Sanctions on Fish Discard Ban
ANALYSIS - In this week's news, A new law passed by the EU Parliament means that fishermen will have two years to adapt to the fish discard ruling before sanctions...
01 May 2015
Four-Star BAP Status For India’s Third Shrimp Group
INDIA - Avanti Feeds Limited, has become India’s third group to achieve four-star Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) status for shrimp or any species from the Global...
28 April 2015
Price Plunges Cause Sharp Fall in Viet Nam Shrimp Exports
VIET NAM - Shrimp exports from Viet Nam fell during the first quarter of 2015 as global prices tumbled....
Halamid® Makes Waves at VIV Asia
THAILAND - Returning from their third successful year exhibiting the Halamid® brand at VIV Asia (March, in Bangkok Thailand), France-based Axcentive sarl has every...
23 April 2015
Ghana Government Gives Boost to Shrimp Aquaculture
GHANA - The Ghanaian government has announced plans to improve shrimp larvae production to supply shrimp farmers in the country....
New Shrimp Net Design More Fuel Efficient, Reduces Bycatch
MEXICO - Researchers at the National Fisheries Institute (INAPESCA) have created a new shrimp net design which is more fuel efficient, more environmentally friendly...
22 April 2015
Belize Shrimp Farms Achieve ASC Certification
BELIZE - Five Belize shrimp farms have been awarded Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) certification....
21 April 2015
Ambitious Cage Fish Farming Project Set for Kerala State
INDIA - In order to develop fisheries and aquaculture production in Kerala state, Malampuzha Reservoir in Palakkad and Pazhassi Reservoir in Kannur have been identified...
Second Indian Shrimp Company Achieves Four-Star BAP Status
INDIA - Suryamitra Exim (P) Ltd., in conjunction with National Fish & Seafood (NFS), is India’s second group to achieve the Global Aquaculture Alliance four-star...
Artemia Short Supply Could Bring Shrimp Production to a Stand Still
INDIA - A continued short supply of artemia may force many Indian shrimp hatcheries to close down soon....
14 April 2015
Sockeye Salmon on a Downward Spiral
US - If you are a sockeye buyer then the current market is ideal for any upcoming purchase decisions, reports Rob Reierson in the Tradex Foods 3-Minute Market Insight....
Weekly Overview: Contagious Tumor Cells Found to Cause Spread of Clam Leukemia
ANALYSIS - In this week's news, outbreaks of leukemia that have devastated some populations of soft-shell clams along the east coast of North America for decades...
10 April 2015
Sino Agro Prawn Farm Prepares for First Stocking
CHINA - Last year, Sino Agro Food (SIAF) a vertically integrated protein food producer, reported that it was building what will be the world’s largest freshwater...
Prawn Productivity Improved When Grown With Worms
AUSTRALIA - Growing prawns and worms in the same integrated system can lead to improved productivity and waste management, recent results from a Queensland Department...
09 April 2015
Viet Nam Loses Appeal over Anti-dumping Inconsistencies
GLOBAL - Viet Nam has lost its appeal to the Disputes Settlement Body of the World Trade Organization over measures taken by the US to prevent dumping of shrimp...
02 April 2015
First Indian Shrimp Group Achieve BAP Four Star Status
INDIA - Penver Products Ltd. is the first group in India to achieve four-star Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) status for shrimp or any species, from the Global...
31 March 2015
Great Year Anticipated for Pink Shrimp Fishery
US - Indicators are pointing towards another strong year for the pink shrimp fishery, reports Rob Reierson, in the 3-Minute Market Insight....
30 March 2015
Saudi Arabia Aquaculture Company Receives Global G.A.P Certification
SAUDI ARABIA - National Aquaculture Group (NAQUA) is the first company in Saudi Arabia to achieve GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture (Shrimp & Fish) and Compound Feed Manufacturing...
27 March 2015
Soybean Manufacturers Help Ecuador Shrimp Farmers Gain Certification
ECUADOR - US soybean manufacturers are helping shrimp farms in Ecuador to achieve GLOBALG.A.P. Certification to get better conditions in the main markets....
10 March 2015
Protection of Key Mediterranean Fish Nursery Areas Proposed
SICILY, ITALY - Permanently closing fisheries in critical areas of the Strait of Sicily will help hake and deep-water rose shrimp to recover from heavy overfishing,...
Weekly Overview: New Breeding Research to Benefit Sole Aquaculture
ANALYSIS - In this week's news, researchers at IMARES Wageningen UR, Netherlands, announced that they have managed to select the best conditions for farming sole...
09 March 2015
Nutriad Across the Globe
GLOBAL - There’s a world of difference between poultry farming in Siberia and Brazil. The same might be said of shrimp production in Thailand and Honduras. If...
US Lowers Anti-Dumping Tax on Vietnamese Shrimp
VIET NAM - On 3 March 2015, the US Department of Commerce (DOC) announced preliminary results of of the ninth anti-dumping duty administrative reviews on certain...
 
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