‘Codfather’ Rafael sheriff’s deputy associate convicted for smuggling cash from illegal fish sales

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
A federal jury found the former sheriff's deputy and associate of Carlos Rafael guilty of smuggling profits of an over-fishing scheme to Portugal ...read more
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Chinese investment in anchovy quota in Uruguay-Argentina waters still on hold

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
Building a new fishmeal plant in Uruguay seems problematic, although the country's anchovy quota is unused, while Argentine pelagic catches have decreased sharply ...read more
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‘High-end’ shrimp farm under construction in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
Construction on the 'first high-quality' breeding shrimp farm has begun in the province of Soc Trang ...read more
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Canada to continue CAD 8.9m fisheries investment

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
Canada will continue to implement investments of CAD 8.9 million at the St. Andrews Biological Station ...read more
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China saves Maine lobster sector’s ‘bacon’

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
High Chinese demand has been one of the reasons Maine's lobstermen have been seeing record high prices, despite strong catches ...read more
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Washington state company suspected of ‘high grading’

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
Washington state-based fishing company Pacific Salmon Charters crews are suspected of catching more than the legal limit of fish, and keeping only the most desirable specimens ...read more
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Alaska’s pink salmon season may see delays

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
Although it is still too early to whether the pink salmon season will reach season projections, low numbers have some wondering if there will be a delay in the season ...read more
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UK likely to need enhanced fisheries enforcement to ‘protect’ waters

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
Fishery sector does not expect EU fishermen to flout potential new borders post-Brexit, but accept that new monitoring and law enforcement may be needed ...read more
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Aussie fishermen’s co-op gets loan to expand live rock lobster sales to China

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
A fishermen's co-operative in Western Australia is to use an AUD 3.4m loan backed by the state government to boost its live rock lobster sales to China ...read more
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Marine Harvest plans new 12-pen site on Skye

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
New farm site, if successful, will allow for the closure of the nearby Balmeanach Bay site, which has proved controversial with residents ...read more
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