This seafood-processing company catches, processes, and distributes fresh, canned, and frozen fish products including pacific cod, herring, sablefish, pollock, halibut, salmon (wild & Farmed), crab, and trout. Its customers include retail, wholesale and foodservice operations worldwide. It maintains floating seafood processing plants, shore plants, and other facilities in Alaska, Oregon, Washington State and Chile. The company is owned by private investment firm Paine & Partners.
Whale shark capture and trade banned Peru
The Ministry of Production announced a ban on whale shark (Rhincodon typus) capture in marine waters of Peruvian jurisdiction as well as its landing, transportation, retention, processing and marketing.
Industry praises financial aid for paua fishermen New Zealand
Seafood New Zealand has welcomed the financial assistance package announced by the Government for the Kaikoura commercial paua divers, who have been under considerable financial stress since last year’s earthquake.