Three fishing companies of Santa Catarina have shown a warning sign about the crisis faced by the fishing industry in this state in southern Brazil, a situation attributed to the imported products, the strengthening of the US dollar and the adjustment in fuel and electricity prices.
Leardini, located in the town of Navegantes, carries a debt of BRL 121 million (USD 38.4 million). Their executives argue that this is due to the rising dollar, the decline in raw materials and the difficulty in obtaining loans,...
Chinese fishing firm fined for tuna fishing illegally New Zealand
Chinese authorities have deregistered and fined a Chinese commercial fishing company approximately USD 596,000 for misreporting bluefin tuna catches and fishing without a licence adjacent to the New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone.