Mitsui Group (Public, TYO:8031) is one of the largest corporate conglomerates (Keiretsu) in Japan and one of the largest publicly traded companies in the world. Companies currently associated with the Mitsui family include Mitsui & Co., Mitsui Construction Co., Mitsui Engineering and Shipbuilding Co., Mitsui Mining & Smelting Co., Mitsui OSK Lines Ltd., Mitsui Petrochemical Industries Ltd, Mitsui-gold, Mitsui Fudosan, Tri-net Logistics Management, Mitsui Chemicals and Pacific Coast Recycling, Mitsui-Soko Co,Ltd.
Industry praises financial aid for paua fishermen New Zealand
Seafood New Zealand has welcomed the financial assistance package announced by the Government for the Kaikoura commercial paua divers, who have been under considerable financial stress since last year’s earthquake.
Snow crab fishery closes to protect right whales Canada
Fisheries and Oceans Canada decided the closure of snow crab season in the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence with the aim of protecting North Atlantic right whales from risks posed by the crustacean fishing gear in the area.