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03 March 2015
Conapesca Moves to Address Seafood Price Irregulrities
MEXICO – Fishing body Conapesca and Consumer group PROFECO are uniting to prevent price irregularities in seafood....
02 March 2015
Mexican Ministers Want Research to Drive Sustainable Aquaculture
MEXICO – Mexican fishery and aquaculture segments must have research as a driving force for meaningful and sustainable growth....
27 February 2015
Gulf Council Discuss Amendments to Red Snapper Quota
MEXICO - The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold a series of scoping workshops to discuss and take public comment on a proposed amendment to make...
18 February 2015
Seafood Availability Guaranteed During Lent
MEXICO - The National Commissioner of Aquaculture and Fisheries, Mario Sanchez Aguilar said a good supply of seafood is readily available for the whole country as...
23 January 2015
Tuna Fishing Season Opens in Mexico
MEXICO - The National Commission of Aquaculture and Fisheries (CONAPESCA) has announced the start of the 2015 fishing season for different species of tuna in the...
02 January 2015
Regular Consumption of Fish and Shellfish Improve Health
MEXICO - Regular intake of Omega 3 fatty acids are essential for humans in childhood, and throughout their lives, to prevent health problems and the development...
12 December 2014
Mexico to Regulate Geoduck Fishing Industry
MEXICO - In order to contribute to better growth and sustainable development of the country's fisheries sector, the Federal Government has published specifications...
01 December 2014
SAGARPA Develops Management Plan for Grouper Fishing in the Yucatan
MEXICO - The Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA) put into operation a Fishery Management Plan (PMP) for grouper....
20 November 2014
Researchers Develop Technique for Increased Snapper Production
MEXICO - In order to boost production of spotted rose snapper (Lutjanus guttatus) and streamline the process of cultivation, researchers from the National Fisheries...
07 November 2014
Mexico Approves New Measures for Sustainable Management of Bluefin Tuna
MEXICO - The National Commissioner of Aquaculture and Fisheries, Mario Aguilar Sanchez, has announced the approval of a measure for the sustainable management of...
07 October 2014
INAPESCA to Hold Fifth National Meeting on Innovation in Aquaculture and Fisheries
MEXICO - In order to promote innovation and technological development to improve productivity, competitiveness and sustainability of fisheries and aquaculture in...
01 October 2014
Temporary Mexican Tuna Fishing Ban Now in Place
MEXICO - In order to protect tuna in the Pacific Ocean during its productive periods, the Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and...
20 August 2014
New Management Plans Created to Ensure Sustainability and Availability of Seafood
MEXICO - The Federal Government has launched 18 Fisheries Management Plans (PMP) for boosting the sustainability, conservation and availability of fish, molluscs...
04 August 2014
Shrimp Fishery to Re-Open on 20 August
MEXICO - The Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA) has announced that shrimp fishing from Tamaulipas to the mouth...
01 August 2014
Record Sales for Producers at 8th Seafood Fair Pescamar 2014
MEXICO - Farmers and fishermen participating in Eighth Annual Seafood Fair "Pescamar 2014" reported record sales of 117 million pesos, according to the National...
18 July 2014
Mexico Launches Management Plan for Yellowfin Tuna
MEXICO - The Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA) has launched a Fisheries Management Plan (PMP) for yellowfin...
17 July 2014
Government Develops Management Plan for Crabs in Sinaloa and Sonora
MEXICO - In order to promote sustainability and better use of three species of crab that occur in Sinaloa and Sonora, the Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock,...
16 July 2014
Mexico Stops All Bluefin Tuna Fishing for Remainder of 2014
MEXICO - The Mexican government has announced that bluefin tuna fishing will now be halted until the end of 2014....
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...
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...
26 May 2014
Mexico Invests 250 million pesos to Boost Fishing in Veracruz
MEXICO - The Federal Government will spend more than 250 million pesos this year in actions and programmes that will help to revive, in the short term, fisheries...
24 April 2014
FAO Recognises Mexico's Work to Boost Seafood Sustainability and Reduce Bycatch
MEXICO - The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has recognised the actions applied to boost Mexico's seafood sustainability and reduce bycatch,...
07 April 2014
Fisheries Management Plan for Mullet and Lebrancha
MEXICO - In order to protect populations of mullet and lebrancha, whose fisheries generate more than 3,000 direct jobs and provide the food industry with around...
27 March 2014
Mexico Launches Fishery Management Plans for Shrimp, Snook and Conch
MEXICO - The Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA) has launched Fishery Management plans for shrimp, snook and conch,...
26 March 2014
Mexico Sees Potential to Develop Tilapia Aquaculture
MEXICO - The head of the National Commission of Aquaculture and Fisheries, Mario Aguilar Sanchez, believes there is capacity to increase the production of tilapia...
20 March 2014
SAGARPA Applies Management Plan for Sustainable Use of Spiny Lobster
MEXICO - The Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA) launched a Fishery Management Plan for Spiny Lobster in the Yucatan...
250,000 tons of Seafood Expected to be Sold During Lent
MEXICO - Around 100,000 tons of fishery and aquaculture products are estimated to be sold in Mexico City during lent, and a further 150,000 tons in the rest of the...
14 March 2014
Mexico Announces Shrimp Fishing Bans
MEXICO - The Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA) has established a temporary closure of fishing for shrimp in...
04 March 2014
Guaranteed Supply of Seafood in Mexico During Lent
MEXICO - The National Commissioner of Aquaculture and Fisheries, Mario Aguilar Sánchez said the seafood supply is guaranteed for the whole country during Lent and...
27 February 2014
Seven New Tuna Vessels to Join Mexican Fleet
MEXICO - Seven new ships have been incorporated into the national tuna industry, helping to contribute to increasing food production and the economic development...
 
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