US shrimp import value, volume dive in September

October 6, 2015 | Seafood News
Overall value down 27% in September with volumes down 10%, as only India upping volumes of main suppliers ...read more
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John West to Greenpeace: Most pole and line tuna is going into retailers’ owns brands

October 6, 2015 | Seafood News
Thai Union-owned firm says it unable to source enough pole and line for its own brand, as it is supplying it all under retailers' own brands ...read more
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Florida Charter Boat Captains Challenged to Step Up for Better Fishery Management

October 6, 2015 | Seafood News
“As a fishermen I can guarantee you the chickens will come home to roost. There is very little time to get fishery management right,” said Florida federally permitted captain Mike Colby of Clearwater. “It is time for charter boats to step up to the plate to provide this much-needed information. If we don't, I am fearful that our fishing opportunities for our customers in the future will be less and less.” Photo: Ed Lallo/Newsroom Ink by
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Marfrio creates subsidiary in Namibia with acquisition of €2m hake vessel

October 6, 2015 | Seafood News
Spanish frozen processor will look at new projects in 2016 as it has access to financial capacity to expand internationally, CEO Santiago Montejo tells Undercurrent News ...read more
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Fandicosta teams up with Disney to launch new line following ‘important investment’

October 6, 2015 | Seafood News
Spain's seafood processor has launched a new Disney-branded line of pre-cooked seafood products ...read more
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Part of Argentine shrimp fishery aims for MSC certification

October 6, 2015 | Seafood News
FIP aimed at getting Marine Stewardship Council certification for Argentine on-shore shrimp fishery was publicly launched by CeDePesca ...read more
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Former Sealord chairman joins Sanford board

October 6, 2015 | Seafood News
Rob McLeod, a former chairman of Sealord and 50% owner Aotearoa Fisheries, to join Sanford board at start of 2016 ...read more
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Conxemar blog: Ecuador shrimp prices slightly down as sales via Haiphong increase

October 6, 2015 | Seafood News
Undercurrent News is reporting live from the Conxemar show in Vigo, Spain, held on Oct. 5-7, and the following conference on Oct. 8-9, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of FAO's code of conduct for responsible fisheries ...read more
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New Zealand bullish on Japan sales after TPP agreement

October 6, 2015 | Seafood News
All seafood tariffs will be removed within the 12 Asia-Pacific countries, according to the deal announced on Tuesday ...read more
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Norway pelagic exports drop

October 6, 2015 | Seafood News
Norway exported herring, mackerel and other pelagic fish to a value of NOK 733 million in September, a drop of 21% year-on-year ...read more
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