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Seafood exports forecast to reach USD 8 billion in 2014

VIET NAM | Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Seafood exports from Vietnam have been estimated to grow by USD 1.3 billion this year in comparison to the results achieved in 2013 and reach USD 8 billion.

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Jigger owners request to start squid season earlier
Argentina | 01:40 | The Chamber of Jigger Owners from Argentina has requested the Federal Fisheries Council the anticipated start of the squid (Illex argentinus) season in 2015. Full Story
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Australia | 01:10 | A Senate committee has recommended the removal of restaurant and catering industry’s exemption from country-of-origin laws, subject to a transition period of no more than 12 months. Full Story
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Spain | 23:50 | The head of the General Secretariat of Fisheries highlighted the achievements made during the Council of Fisheries Ministers of the EU, especially the total allowable catches and quotas for different fishery resources in the Atlantic and the North Sea for 2015. Full Story
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