This seafood-processing company catches, processes, and distributes fresh, canned, and frozen fish products including pacific cod, herring, sablefish, pollock, halibut, salmon (wild & Farmed), crab, and trout. Its customers include retail, wholesale and foodservice operations worldwide. It maintains floating seafood processing plants, shore plants, and other facilities in Alaska, Oregon, Washington State and Chile. The company is owned by private investment firm Paine & Partners.
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.
SAMS leads global project to ensure seaweed sustainability Worldwide
Scientists from seven international research institutes are to develop a project intended to provide solutions and training in seaweed disease prevention and identification to aid the sustainable growth of this vital industry in developing countries.