Welcome   Sponsored By
Subscribe | Register | Advertise | Newsletter | About us | Contact us
If you would like to send us an article, contact the Editor

Other Media | The Fish Site: Saudi Arabia unveils its ambition of becoming a global aquaculture leader

Tuesday, June 07, 2022

Ali Al-Shaikhi, the CEO of Saudi Arabia’s National Fisheries Development Programme (NFDP), announced that the kingdom is on its way to becoming a leading global aquaculture producer on 4 June.

The remarks were made during an interview with Al-Ekhbarya, an Arabic news and current affairs TV channel. According to reporting in The Saudi Gazette, Al-Shaikhi said that Saudi Arabia would reach its aquaculture production goal after joining the Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA), the largest international organisation in the sector.

Source: TheFishSite | read the full article here

Other Media | FishFocus: Nova Scotian plans to revitalise oyster industry

Tuesday, June 07, 2022

The Government of Canada and the Province of Nova Scotia (NS) have announced funding support to the Verschuren Centre for Sustainability in Energy and the Environment (the Centre) through the Atlantic Fisheries Fund (AFF).

On behalf of the Honourable Joyce Murray, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Mike Kelloway, Parliamentary Secretary to Minister Murray and Member of Parliament for Cape Breton-Canso, and the Honourable Steve Craig, Nova Scotia Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, announced a total contribution of over $2 million to help the Verschuren Centre with the development of a land-based oyster hatchery. 

Source: FishFocus | read the full article here

Other Media | Fishfarmingexpert: Chile plans different rules for salmon farms in protected areas

Tuesday, June 07, 2022

Chile is to apply different regulations to salmon farms in protected areas as part of an attempt to encourage them to relocate, the country’s Undersecretary of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Julio Salas, has said.

The move is part of a roadmap with short, medium, and long-term commitments that is being prepared by the Chilean government to remove salmon farms from areas such as national parks.

Author: Marcelo Pérez / Fishfarmigexpert | read the full article here

Other Media | The Fish Site: Benchmark opts for a green loan as part of growing ESG commitment

Friday, June 03, 2022

The Nordea Bank loan was related to the Benchmark Genetics salmon egg facility in Salten, Norway. The new green loan remains as ring-fenced debt without recourse for the remainder of the Benchmark Group and has a marginally lower interest rate.

The conversion of the loan into a green loan required the Company to meet key ESG criteria, including water management and the use of sustainable raw materials from deforestation-free sources.

Source: The Fish Site | read the full article here

Other Media | Fishfarmingexpert: Chilean president promises ‘world-class’ salmon farming regulation

Friday, June 03, 2022

Chile’s president, Gabriel Boric, has told the country’s parliament that fish farming must become more sustainable, but also that farming companies must have legal certainty for their investments.

He divided his government’s challenges into five axes: social rights, better democracy, justice and security, inclusive growth and the environment.

Author: Marcelo Pérez / Fishfarmingexpert | read the full article here

Other Media | The Fishing Daily: Norwegian team happy with 73,000 tonnes of North Sea herring caught in May

Friday, June 03, 2022

May, saw more than 73,000 tonnes of North Sea herring caught by the Norwegian fleet.

The month of May has been unusually good for North Sea herring and exceeded everyone’s expectations, writes Norges Sildesalgslag.

Almost 73,000 tonnes have been registered in the record and well over 60% of the quota has been fished. In a normal year, it is the month of June that tends to be the main month for North Sea herring.

Source: TheFishingDaily | read the full article here

Other Media | La Voz de Galicia: Gran Sol, legendary fishing grounds where around one hundred Galician vessels fish for hake and monkfish

Friday, June 03, 2022

Over more than a million square kilometers of the northeast Atlantic, to the west and southwest of Scotland, Ireland and the United Kingdom, the fishing grounds of Gran Sol extend, legendary for their storms and for their fishing wealth. By that name are also known other community located to the west of France and south of the North Sea, east and northeast of Scotland. There, where the storms occur, more than a hundred ships of Galician capital fish, a third of them flagged, above all, in France and the United Kingdom, the latter flag being flown by the Piedras when yesterday it sank to the southwest of Ireland .

Author: Salvador Serantes / La Voz de Galicia | read the full article here

Other Media | Industrias Pesqueras: The EU and Senegal reach an agreement to unblock the issuance of fishing licenses

Thursday, June 02, 2022

The Spanish fleet that operates in Atlantic waters in Senegal will be able to return to fishing. The signing of the licenses, by the Minister of Fisheries and Maritime Economy of this African country, Alioun Ndoy, has taken place after several weeks of negotiations between the Spanish administration and the European Commission, and between the latter and the Government of Senegal, indicates the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food.

Source: Industrias Pesqueras | read the full article here

Other Media | FishFocus: CEPESCA signs collaboration agreement on fishing gear

Thursday, June 02, 2022

The Spanish Fisheries Confederation ( CEPESCA ) and the company Gravity Wave have signed a collaboration agreement to advance in the treatment and subsequent revaluation of fishing nets and gear at the end of their useful life.

The agreement has been signed within the framework of Cepesca’s REDUSE-II project which aims to contribute to the future implementation of a responsible management model for fishing nets and gear that incorporates the criterion of extended producer responsibility for the treatment and sustainable processing of materials

Source: FishFocus | read the full article here

Other Media | SalmonBusiness: Nordic Aqua Partners have finally started the feeding at their land-based salmon farm in China

Thursday, June 02, 2022

They are aiming for first harvest in 2024.

“Project execution has been excellent, and we are very satisfied with the progress at the construction site. With the first inlay of eggs and start of first feeding completed, we are gradually evolving from a pure project company to a farming company. The project continues to run according to the original plan,” Chairman of the board, Ragnar Joensen, says.

Author: Sindre Nordeide / SalmonBusiness | read the full article here

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Click to know how to advertise in FIS
Jul 2, 17:00 (GMT + 9):
La Pampilla, crime and punishment
Jul 2, 00:00 (GMT + 9):
Other Media | Aqua: BioMar commits to follow the most ambitious path to reach net zero
Jul 2, 00:00 (GMT + 9):
Other Media | La Voz de Galicia: The veto on bottom fishing in 94 areas throws out a thousand boats from traditional fishing grounds
Jul 1, 07:10 (GMT + 9):
Cedepesca says that shrimp certification is closer
Faroe Islands
Jul 1, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Seaweed consortium awarded Horizon Europe grant
South Africa
Jul 1, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Salvage operation under way after fishing vessel capsizes off Cape Point Nature Reserve
Jul 1, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Spain on the podium of the largest fish consumers in the world
Jul 1, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Norway Bringing salmon sushi to your bento box since the 1980s
Jul 1, 06:00 (GMT + 9):
MSC Press Release: Blue transformation requires setting aside national interests
United Kingdom
Jul 1, 02:00 (GMT + 9):
Scottish Sea Farms names new Regional Manager to build on Orkney success
Jul 1, 01:50 (GMT + 9):
WTO Agreement: 'Until a month ago subsidies for illegal fishing were allowed'
Jul 1, 00:50 (GMT + 9):
Volumes and prices │ Surimi products │ Tokyo Central Fish Markets | May-2022
Jul 1, 00:40 (GMT + 9):
Volumes and Prices │ Pollock roe (Tarako & Mentaiko)│ Tokyo Central Fish Market │ May-2022
United States
Jul 1, 00:40 (GMT + 9):
Products derived from alaska pollock and pacific cod (NMFS of DAP in GOA-BSAI): surimi, fillet, roe and fishmeal | week 24
United States
Jul 1, 00:30 (GMT + 9):
Alaska pollock catches in season B (DAP in NMFS count) | week 24

Alarm over demersal shutdown proposal
European Union European fishing industry representatives are sounding the alarm over the likelihood of the European Commission’s plans to shut down 94 sea areas across French, Spanish, Portuguese and Irish wat...
Cedepesca says that shrimp certification is closer
Argentina The entity pondered that INIDEP elaborated a limit reference point, the CFP incorporated abundance criteria for the opening and closing of subareas and increased ground controls in the first week of t...
WTO Agreement: 'Until a month ago subsidies for illegal fishing were allowed'
Argentina IUU Fishing specialist Milko Schvartzman reflected with REVISTA PUERTO on the scope of the recently approved agreement to eliminate fishing subsidies. We talked about the shortcomings, but also about ...
New shrimp prospecting and closure of subarea 15
Argentina Taking into consideration the biological data of the season that indicate the movement of shrimp north, it was decided to carry out a survey in subareas 11 and 12. Eight freezer vessels were designate...

Maruha Nichiro Corporation
Nichirei Corporation - Headquarters
Pesquera El Golfo S.A.
Ventisqueros - Productos del Mar Ventisqueros S.A
Wärtsilä Corporation - Wartsila Group Headquarters
ITOCHU Corporation - Headquarters
BAADER - Nordischer Maschinenbau Rud. Baader GmbH+Co.KG (Head Office)
Inmarsat plc - Global Headquarters
Marks & Spencer
Tesco PLC (Supermarket) - Headquarters
Sea Harvest Corporation (PTY) Ltd. - Group Headquarters
I&J - Irvin & Johnson Holding Company (Pty) Ltd.
AquaChile S.A. - Group Headquarters
Pesquera San Jose S.A.
Nutreco N.V. - Head Office
CNFC China National Fisheries Corporation - Group Headquarters
W. van der Zwan & Zn. B.V.
SMMI - Sunderland Marine Mutual Insurance Co., Ltd. - Headquarters
Icicle Seafoods, Inc
Starkist Seafood Co. - Headquearters
Trident Seafoods Corp.
American Seafoods Group LLC - Head Office
Marel - Group Headquarters
SalMar ASA - Group Headquarters
Sajo Industries Co., Ltd
Hansung Enterprise Co.,Ltd.
BIM - Irish Sea Fisheries Board (An Bord Iascaigh Mhara)
CEFAS - Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science
COPEINCA ASA - Corporacion Pesquera Inca S.A.C.
Chun Cheng Fishery Enterprise Pte Ltd.
VASEP - Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters & Producers
Gomes da Costa
Furuno Electric Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
NISSUI - Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. - Group Headquarters
FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization - Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (Headquarter)
Hagoromo Foods Co., Ltd.
Koden Electronics Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
A.P. Møller - Maersk A/S - Headquarters
BVQI - Bureau Veritas Quality International (Head Office)
UPS - United Parcel Service, Inc. - Headquarters
Brim ehf (formerly HB Grandi Ltd) - Headquarters
Hamburg Süd Group - (Headquearters)
Armadora Pereira S.A. - Grupo Pereira Headquarters
Costa Meeresspezialitäten GmbH & Co. KG
NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Headquarters)
Mowi ASA (formerly Marine Harvest ASA) - Headquarters
Marubeni Europe Plc -UK-
Findus Ltd
Icom Inc. (Headquarter)
WWF Centroamerica
Oceana Group Limited
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Ajinomoto Co., Inc. - Headquarters
Friosur S.A. - Headquarters
Cargill, Incorporated - Global Headquarters
Benihana Inc.
Leardini Pescados Ltda
CJ Corporation  - Group Headquarters
Greenpeace International - The Netherlands | Headquarters
David Suzuki Foundation
Fisheries and Oceans Canada -Communications Branch-
Mitsui & Co.,Ltd - Headquarters
NOREBO Group (former Ocean Trawlers Group)
Natori Co., Ltd.
Carrefour Supermarket - Headquarters
FedEx Corporation - Headquarters
Cooke Inc. - Group Headquarters
AKBM - Aker BioMarine ASA
Seafood Choices Alliance -Headquarter-
Austevoll Seafood ASA
Walmart | Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Supermarket) - Headquarters
New Japan Radio Co.Ltd (JRC) -Head Office-
Gulfstream JSC
Marine Stewardship Council - MSC Worldwide Headquarters
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Headquarter)
Genki Sushi Co.,Ltd -Headquarter-
Iceland Pelagic ehf
AXA Assistance Argentina S.A.
Caterpillar Inc. - Headquarters
Tiger Brands Limited
National Geographic Society
AmazonFresh, LLC - AmazonFresh

Copyright 1995 - 2022 Seafood Media Group Ltd.| All Rights Reserved.   DISCLAIMER