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Seafood company launches e-commerce site

INDIA | Friday, January 20, 2017
Seafood company WestCoast Group has launched a fish e-commerce portal through which it will deliver quality products to customers living in Mumbai.


Growing global octopus landings, according to FAO
Worldwide | 00:10 | Global octopus landings appear to maintain a rising trend, according to a recent report from FAO analyzing the octopus market situation during the period January-October 2016. Full Story
EPA Tasmania recommends reducing salmon biomass at Port Macquarie
Australia | 23:40 | Tasmanian Environmental Protection Authority recommends reducing the maximum biomass of scaled fish allowed at Port Macquarie during the period from 14 February to 30 April 2017. Full Story
MSD Animal Health joins GSI
Netherlands | 23:20 | MSD Animal Health announced that it joins the Global Salmon Initiative, a leadership initiative undertaken by global producers of farmed salmon that seeks to make significant progress toward the sustainability of the salmon industry. Full Story
Grieg Seafood Installs SUB-CHILLING™ System from Skaginn 3X
Grieg Seafood recently signed a contract with Skaginn 3X for SUB-CHILLING™ system and becomes the first Norwegian salmon producer to provide SUB-CHILLING™ salmon.
NFI's Future Leaders Volunteer at Food Bank with SeaShare
An energetic group of 33 seafood industry professionals, who are recent graduates of the NFI Future Leaders program, volunteered at the San Francisco-Marin Food Bank, repacking over 3,000 pounds of food.
Wild Alaska Salmon: A Prized Healthy & High Quality Lean Protein Source
Recent news reports have mentioned parasites in Alaska salmon; however, Alaska wild salmon is among the highest quality seafood and safe for consumer consumption.
American Seafoods Names New CEO
American Seafoods Group has selected Food Service and Consumer Products Industry Executive Mikel Durham as its next Chief Executive Officer.
Canarian lawmakers call for arrest of vessel transporting fish oil from Sahara
Spain The Port Authority of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria confirmed that Key Bay vessel, which docked on Saturday in the port of La Luz, is transporting fish oil from Western Sahara.
Thai Union urges the UK to commit to sustainability goals
United Kingdom In order to demonstrate its commitment to delivering the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the Thai Union Group joined more than 80 leading companies that united in a call on the Government of the United Kingdom.
Oceanic acidification could have a strong impact on Dungeness crab
United States Acidification of the ocean will impact the West Coast seafood network, but not necessarily in the expected way.
Tanner crab season canceled in Alaska
United States The Alaska Board of Fisheries finally decided not to open commercial tanner crab (Chionoecetes bairdi and C. opilio) fishery in the Bering Sea this season, after the last attempt to allow a limited catch failed.