NSK, Salaks apply for salmon development licenses with ‘FjordMAX’

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
NSK Ship Design -- which created the Havfarm concept with Nordlaks -- has now revealed another salmon farming concept which will take investment of $67.4m ...read more
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SVN whitefish trawler sold, bound for shrimp fishing in Russia

July 20, 2017 | Seafood News
As part of the overhaul of its whitefish fleet, Sildarvinnslan has sold the Bardi to a Murmansk-based company, which will use it to catch shrimp in the northern oceans ...read more
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Lion looks to divest Bumble Bee Canadian ops, High Liner tipped as possible buyer

July 19, 2017 | Seafood News
London-based Lion Capital said to be looking to sell Canadian Bumble Bee operations, with frozen seafood processor High Liner reportedly in the running for deal ...read more
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Thai Union on Chicken of the Sea hiring drive after exodus linked to office move

July 19, 2017 | Seafood News
Thai Union looks to hire over 20 new executives in the US amid plans to move shelf stable ops from San Diego to new office in El Segundo, where frozen supply company is based ...read more
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Brazilian shrimp prices drop as production rises

July 19, 2017 | Seafood News
Brazilian shrimp prices have dropped about 35% in the last six months, but contamination could cause prices to increase again in the second part of the year ...read more
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First US offshore mussel farm harvests inaugural batch

July 19, 2017 | Seafood News
California-based offshore mussel farmer Catalina Sea Ranch harvested its first batch of mussels Monday ...read more
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Inland Seafood gets approval for expansion in Alabama

July 19, 2017 | Seafood News
The Birmingham City Council in Alabama, US on Tuesday paved the way for Inland Seafood to move some of its operations from Atlanta to Ensley ...read more
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Mexico issues tuna fishing ban for large purse seiners

July 19, 2017 | Seafood News
Mexico has established a month-long ban for commercial tuna fishing for vessels with Mexican flag ...read more
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Australis, Midt-Norsk Havbruk join GSI, among others

July 19, 2017 | Seafood News
The Global Salmon Initiative announced the acceptance of four new members, Australis Seafoods, Bjøroya, Midt-Norsk Havbruk and Nova Sea AS ...read more
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Santa Monica Seafood takes on new logistics executive

July 19, 2017 | Seafood News
California-based Santa Monica Seafood has taken on James Nissenberg as its new senior director of logistics ...read more
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