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COVID-19 crisis: 440 foreign fishermen in isolation, 110 are due to work on Sealord boats

NEW ZEALAND | Thursday, October 22, 2020
Country’s biggest daily toll since spring linked to Russian and Ukrainian crew on flig...


Pelagic fishery situation week 43
Norway | 02:00 | After a few days with modest quantities and little fishing, registrations are ticking in a... Full Story
Frozen yellow croaker,Imports, up 112% year-on-year
South Korea | 01:30 | In September 2020, the import volume of frozen yellow croaker was about 267 tons, up 112% ... Full Story
Alaska pollock catches in season B (DAP in NMFS count) | week 41
United States | 00:00 | Source: FIS.com | Click to enlarge it  editorial@fis.com www.fis.com... Full Story
First Facilities Certified to BAP Chain of Custody Standard
East Coast Seafood has successfully certified three of its facilities — Seatrade in New Bedford and Lakeville, as well as Maine Fair Trade in Prospect Harbor, Maine.
ASC Salmon Given Green Rating in New Good Fish Guide
The Marine Conservation Society has released its Good Fish Guide for UK shoppers and awarded the Aquaculture Stewardship Council certified salmon a green ‘Best Choice’ rating.
Chicken of the Sea Celebrates World Food Day by Announcing Donation of More than 2.5 Million Servings of Protein Rich Seafood Throughout 2020
Company urges food companies to build sustainable food chains, tackle world hunger and support communities adversely affected by COVID-19 and natural disasters.
Kongsberg Maritime to Deliver Large Electric Winch Package to New Vessel for Faroese Fishing Company JFK
Kongsberg Maritime has signed a contract with Tersan Shipyard, Turkey, to equip an 86m stern trawler with a large winch package for Faroe Islands fishing fleet operator JFK.
No capelin quota in the Barents Sea in 2021
Norway The capelin stock is well below the limit for the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) to recommend a quota. It is the echo sounder registrations on the annual ecosystem cruise...
A Marine Protected Area in Malvinas-Falkland, South Georgia and South Sandwich
Argentina   Faced with the extraction of fishing resources and the exploration and exploitation of oil in the Malvinas by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, the Argentine government should D...
Baltic Sea fishing: Council agrees on 2021 catch limits
European Union Today, the Council reached an agreement on next year's fishing opportunities in the Baltic Sea, focusing on fish stock recovery. Ministers agreed to continue decreasing the fishing opportunities f...
Declining sawfish species prioritised for conservation status escalation
Australia Conservation groups and scientists have welcomed news that a species of sawfish found in northern Australia has been prioritised for uplisting to endangered by the Federal Environment Minister, Sussan...