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20 June 2014
EMS Continuing to Take its Toll but Farming Practices, Knowledge Improving
GLOBAL - Global Aquaculture Alliance President George Chamberlain has reported that as early mortality syndrome (EMS) continues to take a toll on the global shrimp-farming...
Viet Nam Remains Top Shrimp Exporter to Japan
VIET NAM - After Japan’s detection of Oxytetracycline (OTC) in shrimp imported from Viet Nam since mid-March 2014, some international sources predicted that Japan...
Take Part: Global Aquaculture Alliance EMS Survey Now Available Online
GLOBAL - The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) is calling on shrimp farms in Asia and Latin America to fill out a survey designed to collect information on early...
18 June 2014
Leading Aquaculture Health Provider Open for Business in Asia
THAILAND - International aquaculture health company Fish Vet Group (FVG) has officially opened for business in Asia with a ceremony to launch its state-of-the-art...
17 June 2014
FAO to Help Mexico Strengthen Shrimp Farming Sector
MEXICO - The director general of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), José Graziano da Silva, has expressed support for the actions being...
Over Half of Tamil Nadu Shrimp Farms Still Unregistered
INDIA - Despite the subsidies provided by the government, 60 per cent of shrimp farms in Tamil Nadu are still unregistered, said Fisheries Minister KA Jayapal....
11 June 2014
Fish Vet Disinfectant Product Added to Defra Aquatic Disinfectant Listing Scheme
UK - Disinfectant product Virasure® Aquatic, manufactured by Fish Vet Group, has been added to the Defra Aquaculture Disinfectant Listing Scheme....
Can Collaboration Lead to More Sustainably Fished Seas?
SPAIN - Is working with others and taking responsibility the simple solution to sustainable fishing? The GAP2 project answers an emphatic ‘yes’ to this question...
10 June 2014
New Shrimp and Sea Cucumber Farm Complex to be Built in Oman
OMAN - A new $120 million shrimp and sea cucumber farm complex is to be built in Qurun, Oman as part of a joint venture between the Arabian Marine Development,...
East and West Coast Shrimp Prices Increasing
US - East and West coast shrimp prices are on the increase due to a short supply and lowest biomass in recent history, reports Rob Reierson in the 3-Minute Market...
Growing Opportunities for Premium Shellfish in China
CHINA - China is the world’s largest seafood market and, according to Rabobank, within a decade has the potential to become a €14.6 billion seafood import market,...
06 June 2014
Government Gives 600 Million to Support Mexico's Shrimp Production
MEXICO - In support of shrimp aquaculture producers and in order to maintain the sustainable production of shrimp and ensure the supply of shellfish in 2014, the...
05 June 2014
First Shrimp Farm Enters ASC Assessment
Shrimp producer, Quoc Viet, has become the first farm to enter into assessment against the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) Shrimp Standard for well-managed...
04 June 2014
Seema Andra to Hold Aqua Aquaria India 2015
INDIA - The 3rd edition of Aqua Aquaria India 2015, the biennial aquaculture – ornamental fish culture exhibition will be held from February 20 to 22, 2014 in...
03 June 2014
Dong Thap Leading in Pangasius Production
VIET NAM - From January to May 2014, superficies for pangasius farming in the Mekong Delta estimated to hit 5,500 hectares with the output of 335 thousand MT....
23 May 2014
Charoen Pokphand Food to Stumble in Next Two Quarters
THAILAND - Charoen Pokphand Food's (CPF) core business rebounded as expected. Q1 2014 net profit was reported at B2bn, growing 16.8 per cent quarter on quarter (qoq)...
21 May 2014
Viet Nam Seafood Exports Experienced the Highest Growth in Three Years
VIET NAM - As expected, Viet Nam shrimp exports continued to get positive results in 2013 and reported high growth thanks to increase in whiteleg shrimp production...
India Calls for a Boost in Aquaculture Research
INDIA - Kerala Governor Sheila Dikshit has stressed the need for intensifying research activities to improve the ecological and economic sustainability of fish and...
20 May 2014
Growth in Viet Nam's Shrimp Exports to US Q1 2014
VIET NAM - Vietnamese shrimp exports to the US registered impressive growth in the first quarter of this year due to zero tax and competitive pricing....
14 May 2014
Federal Waters off Texas Closed to Shrimping on May 15, 2014
US - NOAA Fisheries has announced that federal waters from 9 to 200 nautical miles off Texas will close to shrimp trawling at 30 minutes after official sunset, local...
Manno's Brothers Deep-water Rose Shrimps now Sustainably Certified
ITALY - Manno's Brothers (Fratelli Manno), fishing in the Tyrrhenian Sea (GSA 9), is the first Italian company that positively concluded Friend of the Sea audit...
08 May 2014
Working Together to Drive Improvements in Shrimp Aquaculture
GLOBAL - The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) has shared a stage with WWF, the Vietnamese shrimp processor Quoc Viet, and trader Anova Seafood at the Seafood...
07 May 2014
New Aquaculture Farms to be Built in Ernakulam
INDIA - The Ernakulam district panchayat has approved a plan to launch new aquaculture farms on 67 hectares during the current financial year under the guidance...
Golden Corp’s Blue Shrimp Production to Hit 1,500 tonnes
BRUNEI - Local seafood producer and exporter Golden Corporation Sdn Bhd is expecting its blue shrimp production to double to between 100 tonnes and 125 tonnes per...
30 April 2014
March 2014 Gulf Shrimp Landings Up from Last Year
US - Overall, the total Gulf shrimp harvest for the year remains at its lowest levels since 2008, although the drop off from 2013 is not large....
28 April 2014
Animal Epidemic Act to be Modified to Control EMS
THAILAND - The Fisheries Department is expected to modify the Animal Epidemic Act to apply similar measures to control the prolonged early mortality syndrome (EMS)...
Vinh Long Investing in Expanding Prawn Hatchery
VIET NAM - The People Committee of Vinh Long province has recently approved the project of upgrading and expanding a fish seed center located in Tan Hoi commune,...
25 April 2014
Mantis Shrimp Stronger than Airplanes
US - Inspired by the fist-like club of a mantis shrimp, a team of researchers led by University of California, Riverside, in collaboration with University of Southern...
24 April 2014
Waters off South Carolina to Reopen to Shrimp Fishing
US - The federal waters within 25 nautical miles of the federal-state water boundary off South Carolina will reopen to fishing for brown, pink, and white shrimp...
23 April 2014
McDonald's Launches Shrimp Burger in Japan
JAPAN - McDonald’s Japan has begun selling its brand new Avocado Shrimp burger as part of its new range of burgers....
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