NOAA region chief shuts down groundfishing in Rafael’s former sector

November 20, 2017 | Seafood News
The season is over nearly five months early in one of the country's most prolific groundfishing areas ...read more
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Analyst: Low Clearwater price could reignite privatization bid, Cooke approach

November 20, 2017 | Seafood News
The low price of Clearwater Seafoods' stock might be too hard to resist, suggests Doug Cooper, an analyst with Beacon Securities ...read more
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BioMar appoints new general manager in Ecuador

November 20, 2017 | Seafood News
Denmark's BioMar has promoted Danny Velez to the role of general manager of Alimentsa, the Ecuadorian feed producer it bought 70% of earlier this year ...read more
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UK’s YO! Sushi buys North America’s second largest sushi chain

November 20, 2017 | Seafood News
With backing of a London-based private equity firm, UK-based conveyer belt chain YO! Sushi has acquired Bento Sushi, North America's second-largest sushi chain ...read more
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Battle of the Mermaids: Chicken of the Sea challenges La Sirena logo use

November 20, 2017 | Seafood News
There should be only one brand of tuna that carries the image of a mermaid, argues Tri-Union Seafoods in a federal lawsuit ...read more
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Argentina squid season to start in January

November 20, 2017 | Seafood News
The 2018 squid season will begin on Jan. 10 in the Argentina southern management region, according to a decision of the country's federal fisheries agency ...read more
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Peru to soon start shrimp exports to China

November 20, 2017 | Seafood News
Peru should soon start to export frozen vannamei shrimp to China, following a deal between the two countries last week ...read more
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Pew: Higher western Atlantic bluefin tuna quota proposal could harm ICCAT’s reputation

November 20, 2017 | Seafood News
A regional tuna regulatory body's new proposal on western Atlantic bluefin tuna poses 'a real risk to the stock, a conservation group said. ...read more
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Poor saury, chum catches lift Japanese prices

November 20, 2017 | Seafood News
Weak catches of two commonly sought domestic species, chum salmon and Pacific saury, are pushing up prices in Japan as the year-end buying season begins ...read more
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NOAA Fisheries head: Trump administration values regulatory flexibility, regional approach

November 20, 2017 | Seafood News
The new head of National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration Fisheries, Chris Oliver, has detailed some of the Trump administration's thoughts on fishing regulation ...read more
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