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15 January 2016
Vietnamese Shrimp Farms First to Acheive BAP Group Certification
VIET NAM - Stapimex is the world’s first shrimp operation, and the second across all species, to successfully complete the new Global Aquaculture Alliance Best...
14 January 2016
Damsa Sardines, Mackerel Certified Friend of the Sea
MOROCCO - Sardines and mackerel from Damsa, a Moroccan fish cannery belonging to Copelit Group, have now been certified by Friend of the Sea....
Safeway Celebrates 2015 Seafood Sustainability Milestone
US - FishWise retailer partner Safeway has reached a major milestone in seafood sustainability. As of year-end 2015, 77 per cent of Safeway’s fresh and frozen...
12 January 2016
Friend of the Sea Launches New ‘Non-Entangling FADs’ Standard
GLOBAL - Friend of the Sea has recently introduced new criteria for the certification of tuna from sustainable fisheries, requiring the use of non-entangling Fish...
ASC Certified Farms Passes 200 Mark
GLOBAL - The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) is proud to announce that more than 200 farms have achieved ASC certification in 28 countries....
08 January 2016
Shellfish Farmers Fear Ocean Acidification May Affect Harvests in 2016
CANADA - Shellfish farmers in British Columbia (BC) are fearing ocean acidification may affect their harvests in 2016 as it did in many places last year....
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...
07 January 2016
Salt Cod Prices Skyrocket
GLOBAL - A national specialty, salt cod is typically sold dried salted, or frozen de-salted for retail use. Recently, China has begun to produce product that directly...
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....
04 January 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: 2015 Overview
US - 2016 marks a quarter of a century for this weekly column that targets Alaska’s seafood industry. At the end of every year, I proffer my ‘no holds barred’...
24 December 2015
Thai Union to Acquire a Majority Stake in Rügen Fisch
THAILAND - Thai Union Group, the world's largest shelf-stable tuna processor and owner of a leading global portfolio of seafood brands, has entered into an agreement...
22 December 2015
Japan Welcomes First MSC Certified Independent Restaurant
JAPAN - An independent restaurant in Tsuruga city, Totally Searoll Club (TSC), will be the first restaurant in Japan and Asia to serve MSC labelled seafood....
21 December 2015
National Fish & Seafood Continues to Lead in Ethical Sourcing
US - National Fish & Seafood (NFS), a US based division of Pacific Andes Group, continues to strengthen its long-standing position as a leader in social responsibility...
US Firm to Develop Aquaponics Project in Ghana
GHANA - Ghana's Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MOFAD) has engaged US based project development firm, Zoetic Global, to develop a multi-region...
18 December 2015
Marine Harvest to Build New Feed Factory in Scotland
SCOTLAND, UK - In a move to make its fish farms less reliant on fish feed imports, marine Harvest is planning to build a fish feed factory in Scotland....
17 December 2015
Thai Union Caught Up in Associated Press Forced, Child Labour Investigation
THAILAND - An Associated Press investigation has found that Thai Union, owner of Chicken of the Sea in the US, has again been connected to forced labour and horrific...
CFOOD Seeks to ‘Set the Record Straight’ on Seafood Sustainability
US - When Pew Environment, an arm of the American-based non-profit Pew Trusts who seek to use ‘evidence-based, non-partisan analysis to solve today’s challenges’...
16 December 2015
Fisheries Industry Invitied to Take Part in Social Responsibility in Seafood Workshop
UK - Seafish, the industry authority on seafood in the UK, is hosting a workshop on Social Responsibility in Seafood. The workshop will aim to produce a clear map...
15 December 2015
Weekly Overview: Japanese University Creates Catfish That Taste Like Eel
ANALYSIS - In Japan, researchers at Kinki University have succeeded in producing a catfish that tastes like eel. This research hopes to move consumers away from...
European Consumption Trends Drive Seafood Opportunities
EU - Seafood expenditures in households across the continent increased by one per cent, a record breaking increase for a population of 742 million. East Coast Cod...
David Mack Talks About Life After Aquaculture UK
UK - Earlier this year international media business 5m Publishing diversified its portfolio with the acquisition of Ascomber Ltd, organisers of Aquaculture UK. This...
14 December 2015
Alaska Fish Factor: Caught by Alaskans Made a Winner of Fish 2.0 Competition
US - Caught by Alaskans for Alaskans is a business concept that bested 170 others in a global fisheries business competition last month at Stanford University in...
Benchmark to Acquire INVE Aquaculture for £227 million
UK - Benchmark Holdings plc has reached agreement to acquire INVE Aquaculture Holding B.V., a leading specialist manufacturer of primary stage technically advanced...
11 December 2015
Pentair Introduces Eco-Trap Waste Solids Removal System
US - Pentair has announced the introduction of its Aquatic Eco-Systems’ Eco-Trap, an exclusive highly-optimized dual drain waste collection system that allows...
Australia Home to World's First ASC Abalone
AUSTRALIA - In a world first, Jade Tiger Abalone's Indented Head abalone farm has been recognized for environmental and social responsibility by the Aquaculture...
10 December 2015
Thai Union to Take Control of Shrimp Processing Operations
THAILAND - From the 31 December 2015, Thai Union will stop using all external pre-processors and will bring all shrimp processing operations in-house, allowing for...
08 December 2015
Russia’s Domestic Market To Determine Global Seafood Outlook
RUSSIA - Weakened raw material pricing could present buyers with opportunities on value added products in the EU and North America. However, a manufacturing push...
Marcus Coleman Appointed New CEO of Seafish
UK - Seafish has appointed Marcus Coleman as its new Chief Executive Officer....
Taiwanese Aquaculture Feed Firm Opens in Philippines
PHILIPPINES and TAIWAN - Taiwanese aquaculture feeds manufacturer Grobest Feeds Inc has launched a $22million plant in Gerona, Tarlac, Philippines....
Weekly Overview: Aquaculture Ship to Move Salmon Farming Further Offshore
ANALYSIS - It could be the start of a sustainable revolution for the Norwegian salmon farming industry, following the design of an aquaculture ship that will move...
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