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Friday, October 31, 2014
National Platform for Sustainable Fisheries Launched in Gambia
GAMBIA - Stakeholders from the fisheries sector have launched the National Platform for Sustainability Fisheries at a ceremony presided over by Dr Bamba Banjo, Permanent...
US Aquaculture Valued at $1.23 billion in 2012
US - New data from NOAA's Fisheries of the United States 2013 report states that in 2012, US aquaculture production was 594 million pounds with a value of $1.23...
Seafood Industry Welcomes Collaborative Action for Black Petrel
NEW ZEALAND - Seafood New Zealand has welcomed the collaborative efforts of the Black Petrel Working Group to develop means of reducing the risk to this threatened...
FRINSA Cannery to Collaborate with Sustainable Fisheries Partnership
SPAIN - Galician cannery FRINSA, whose main factory is located in Ribeira (Province of La Coruña), has become the first Spanish company within the sector to join...
Viet Nam Surimi Exports to Russia Increase Sharply
VIET NAM - Total export value in nine months (January-September 2014) reached over $206 million, up nearly 31 per cent year on year. It is due to the surge in exports...
Minister Meets Fishing Industry Ahead of Quota Negotiations
NORTHERN IRELAND, UK - Fisheries Minister Michelle O’Neill met with DEFRA Fisheries Minister, George Eustice MP and representatives of the fishing industry in...
Chinese Aquatic Product Prices Continue to Fall
CHINA - The prices of major farm products in China fell slightly last week according to a survey of 36 large and medium-sized cities carried out by the Ministry...
Thursday, October 30, 2014
US India Business Delegation Meets Indian Agriculture Minister
INDIA - With a view to collaborate with Indian governments initiative on public private partnership in agriculture sector, an executive level delegation of US India...
OIE Global Conference on Aquatic Animal Health to Improve Disease Management and Control
VIET NAM - The third OIE Global Conference on Aquatic Animal Health will be held in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam, on 20-22 January 2015. This conference will build...
Pakistan Upgrades Aquaculture Research Station
PAKISTAN - A Fisheries and Aquaculture Research Station has been established with the support of Higher Education Commission (HEC) to upgrade the existing research...
No Overfishing Reported in Australia’s Latest Fisheries Reports
AUSTRALIA - ABARES has released the Fishery status reports 2013–14, which include the most up-to-date assessment of fish stocks that are solely or jointly managed...
Fish is the Dish Celebrates Three Years of Encouraging Seafood Consumption
UK - This month, Fish is the Dish, the consumer facing brand developed by Seafish, is celebrating its third birthday with some big plans which will run for the remainder...
Value of US Seafood Landings Increased in 2013
US - In its annual report, Fisheries of the United States 2013, NOAA Fisheries announced that US fishermen landed 9.9 billion pounds of fish and shellfish, an increase...
Nabard Unveils $16 Million Scheme for Aquaculture
INDIA - Looking at immense opportunity in aquaculture in Odisha state, the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard) has unveiled a $16 million...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Environmental Grant to Restore and Protect Trout Habitats
UK - The Pickering Fisheries Association has been awarded £1,000 by the Duchy of Lancaster Benevolent Fund to protect Pickering Beck river banks from erosion and...
Seafood Scotland Examines Challenges and Opportunity for Shellfish Growers
SCOTLAND, UK - Seafood Scotland’s consultant retail and foodservice expert Jim Gourley, spoke about ‘change, challenge and opportunity’ for Scottish shellfish...
EC Proposes North Sea, Atlantic Fishing Opportunities for 2015
EU - The European Commission has proposed fishing opportunities for 2015 for the main commercial fish stocks in Atlantic waters and the North Sea....
ISA Confirmed on Chilean Salmon Farm
CHILE - Sernapesca has confirmed the presence of Infectious Salmon Anaemia (ISA) at a farm in central Ballena 4, Aysen, after obtaining positive results from sampling....
FDA Online Tool to Help US Fight Seafood Fraud
US - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has launched a new online learning module designed to help groups including “state regulators ensure the proper...
Fujian Steps Up International Cooperation in the Fishery Industries
CHINA - A total of 39 deals for cooperation projects in the marine and fishery industries were signed at the ongoing Fuzhou International Fisheries Expo 2014....
New Partnership to Support Ongoing Gulf Restoration
US - A new partnership between USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) will provide additional...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
India to Create First Fish Veterinary Hospital
INDIA - India is to set up its first hospital dedicated to treating abnormalities and diseases in fish. ...
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...
New CEO for the National Office of Animal Health
UK - The NOAH Board is delighted to announce that Dawn Howard will be taking over from Phil Sketchley as CEO from November 11 2014....
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,...
Woolworths Commits to Sourcing Sustainable Seafood
SOUTH AFRICA - Leading South African retailer, Woolworths, has pledged to source its farmed seafood from sustainable and responsible operations by 2020....
FDA Investigation Finds Majority of Seafood is Labeled Correctly
US - The US Food and Drug Administration has released the results of a two year investigation into seafood labeling. The investigation has found that 85 per cent...
Strong Results for Bakkafrost in Q3 2014
FAROE ISLANDS - The Bakkafrost Group delivered a total operating EBIT of DKK 208.7 million in Q3 2014. The combined farming and VAP segment made an operational EBIT...
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....
Spain Welcomes Renewal of EU-Guinea Bissau Fisheries Agreement
SPAIN - The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment has welcomed the EU-Guinea Bissau fisheries agreement...
 
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