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Conarpesa negotiates sale of its freezer beam trawlers to Chinese group

ARGENTINA | Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Under strict secrecy, the company Conarpesa has almost settled a trade agreement with a Ch...


Minister invites fishermen and farmers to formalize their activity
Peru | 21:20 | The Minister of Production, Bruno Giuffra, encouraged artisanal fishworkers and fish farme... Full Story
High sea fishing ban could boost coastal fisheries
Canada | 03:20 | New research conducted by University of British Columbia suggests that closing the high seas to fishing could increase fish catches in coastal waters by 10 per cent. Full Story
Ocean acidification affects Atlantic cod recruitment
Germany | 02:40 | Research intended to quantify cod mortality rates in the western Baltic Sea and the Barents Sea has revealed that increasing ocean acidification could double the mortality of newly hatched cod larvae, a situation which demands urgent action for fisheries management. Full Story
Orca Bay Seafoods Launches New eCommerce Site
Orca Direct eCommerce store is launching with over 15 products shipping frozen directly from its facility in Renton, Washington.
Legal Seafoods Receives 5-Star Rating from Leading Provider of Rankings
TopConsumerReviews.com recently gave their highest rating to Legal Sea Foods, an industry-recognized retailer of seafood products.
Traceability and Labeling Software for Seafood Processors
SIMBA’s Automated Real-Time Solution combines the latest technology with a flexible solution that resides on your plant floor to increase productivity and eliminate keyed data entry without changing your established processes.
Cargill’s 2016 Annual Report Highlights its Vision for Driving Change
Cargill shares in its 2016 Annual Report how it's navigating change, driving innovation and advancing sustainability.
Study predicts alarming krill drop by end of the century
United States Antarctic krill (Euphausia superba) habitat is undergoing a continuous deterioration process, which could lead to a reduction of up to 80 per cent by the end of the century.
New toxic microalgae species causing ciguatera discovered
Spain Researchers at the Spanish Institute of Oceanography have discovered a new toxic microalgae species, a dinoflagellate of the genus Gambierdiscus.
China leads worldwide seafood demand, states Japanese entrepreneur
Japan Despite China's slowing economy, the world's most populous country has an insatiable appetite for fishery products, according to Japanese seafood company Maruha Nichiro president.
PEI’s lobster catch dropped but its value grew
Canada The Prince Edward Island Department of Agriculture and Fisheries has reported a successful spring lobster fishing season running from April 30 until June 30 this year.