Welcome to FIS   Sponsored By
United States
Subscribe to FIS | Register with FIS | Advertise with FIS | Newsletter | About FIS | Contact us
   

Lobster fishermen will not vote next season

CANADA
Friday, October 31, 2014, 04:00 (GMT + 9)

Federal Fisheries Ministry head Gail Shea has accepted a facilitator’s recommendation for no lobster ballot industry vote to take place next fishing season in Nova Scotia. This recommendation was made by former provincial deputy fisheries minister Greg Roach, who was appointed as a facilitator to help the industry wade through the issue of a ballot vote, The Vanguard reported. This ballot vote has always been held before the commercial lobster fishery starts in Yarmouth and parts of Shelburne and Digby counties at the end of a debate to decide whether changes are needed in an attempt to control landings and better prices. “Fishermen are always welcome to bring forward proposals aiming at making their industry more profitable. However, over the next two years we don’t envision taking measures that would facilitate another vote in LFA 34,” pointed ... FULL STORY

Viet Nam
Pangasius exports remain stable
Oct 31, 01:00
Vietnamese pangasius exports generated USD 1,276 billion in the first nine months of 2014, representing an inc... FULL STORY
United States
Wild salmon landings set new record
Oct 30, 23:50
In 2013, US fishermen landed 9.9 billion pounds of fish and shellfish, an increase of 245 million pounds from ... FULL STORY
Peru
Fishmeal and fish oil fisheries lead export growth
Oct 30, 23:30
Peru exported fishery resources for a value of USD 2,154 million between January and August 2014. This figure ... FULL STORY
Viet Nam
BAP-certified Vietnamese pangasius now equivalent to Seafood Watch ‘Good Alternative'
Oct 30, 23:00
Two-star, three-star and four-star Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) pangasius standards of the Global Aquac... FULL STORY

Spain
Canning association grants cooperation to Brazil
Oct 31, 03:20
The National Association of Manufacturers of Canned Fish and Shellfish (ANFACO-CECOPESCA) signed a cooperation agreement with the government of the to... FULL STORY

United Kingdom
Seafish launches guide on new EU seafood consumer legislation
Oct 31, 02:40
Seafish has recently published a new guidance document, which aims to support industry to adapt to key legislative changes around information to be ma... FULL STORY

Brazil
885 areas to be granted for marine aquaculture in Sergipe
Oct 31, 01:40
The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture (MPA) intends to achieve an eightfold increase in marine aquaculture production in the state of Sergipe, cha... FULL STORY
MORE NEWS
Canada
Oct 31, 02:30 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Neptune Receives TSX Approval For Normal Course Issuer Bid
United States
Oct 31, 02:30 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Despite good wages, lobster processing is a hard sell
Norway
Oct 31, 02:20 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Mitsubishi gets 92 pct of Norway's Cermaq in bid
Iceland
Oct 31, 02:20 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Total value of catch decreased by 13.1%
United Kingdom
Oct 31, 02:20 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Scottish mackerel splashed across Japan
United States
Oct 31, 02:10 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Down East aquaculture research institute gets USD 2 million grant
India
Oct 31, 02:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Nabard rolls out INR 100 000 000 scheme for fish farming
New Zealand
Oct 31, 02:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Pledge signed to protect threatened NZ bird
United States
Oct 31, 01:50 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Scientists call for second straight season without shrimp fishing
Australia
Oct 31, 01:50 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - The latest on the status of Australia’s fisheries
Iceland
Oct 31, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Icelandic Cod fishery re-certified to IRFM Standard
Chile
Oct 30, 22:10 (GMT + 9):
Sanitary zoning set due to ISA virus
 

Lenguaje
FEATURED EVENTS
  
TOP STORIES
FDA investigation reveals limited seafood mislabeling, NFI highlights
United States The FDA has released the results of a two year investigation into seafood labeling that found 85 per cent of the seafood it tested was properly labeled.
Research detects antibiotics traces in commercial seafood
United States Two scientists have carried out a new study to examine the persistence of antibiotics in seafood raised by aquaculture and have found traces of five of them in commercial species purchased in the country.
Bumble Bee Foods’ lawsuit sent to Superior Court
United States A class-action suit filed in 2012 accusing Bumble Bee Foods of mislabeling tuna and related products was not dismissed at federal court but the lawsuit was remanded to Superior Court.
John West denies Greenpeace’s accusations
United Kingdom The canning firm John West group denies the fishing boat recently broadcast in a video by Greenpeace to show the firm’s alleged unsustainable practices belongs to them or their parent company, MW Brands.
 
Maruha Nichiro Corporation
Nichirei Corporation -Headquarter-
Pesquera El Golfo S.A.
Ventisqueros - Productos del Mar Ventisqueros S.A
Wärtsilä Corporation -Wartsila Group Headquarter-
ITOCHU Corporation -Headquarter-
BAADER - Nordischer Maschinenbau Rud. Baader GmbH (Head Office)
Inmarsat plc - Global Headquarters
Marks & Spencer
Tesco PLC (Supermarket) - Headquarters
Pescanova, S.A. - Group Headquarters
Sea Harvest Corporation (PTY) Ltd.
I&J - Irvin & Johnson Limited
Blue Continent Products (Pty) Ltd - (Oceana Group Limited)
Pesquera San Jose S.A.
Nutreco N.V. - Head Office
CNFC China National Fisheries Corporation - Group Headquarters
W. van der Zwan & Zn. B.V.
SMMI - Sunderland Marine Mutual Insurance Co., Ltd. - Headquarters
Icicle Seafoods Inc. -Headquarter-
Starkist Seafood Co. - Headquearters
Trident Seafoods Corp.
American Seafoods Group LLC - Head Office
Marel ehf - Group Headquarters
SalMar ASA - Group Headquarters
Sajo Industries Co., Ltd
Hansung Enterprise Co.,Ltd.
BIM - Irish Sea Fisheries Board (An Bord Iascaigh Mhara)
CEFAS - Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science
COPEINCA ASA - Corporacion Pesquera Inca S.A.C.
Chun Cheng Fishery Enterprise Pte Ltd.
Food Project (Siam) Co., Ltd.
VASEP - Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters & Producers
Gomes da Costa
Furuno Electric Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
NISSUI - Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. - Group Headquarters
FAO -Food and Agriculture Organization- Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (Headquarter)
Hagoromo Foods Co., Ltd.
Koden Electronics Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
A.P. Møller - Maersk A/S - Headquarters
BVQI - Bureau Veritas Quality International (Head Office)
UPS - United Parcel Service, Inc. - Headquarters
Hamburg Süd Group - (Headquearters)
Armadora Pereira S.A. - Group Headquarters
NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Headquarters)
Omega Protein Corporation -Headquarter-
Grupo Calvo - Luis Calvo Sanz, S.A. (Group Headquarter)
Marona S.A.
Marine Harvest ASA - Headquarters
Marubeni Europe Plc -UK-
Findus Ltd
Icom Inc. (Headquarter)
WWF Centroamerica
Oceana Group Limited
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Ajinomoto Co., Inc. -Headquarter-
Friosur S.A. - Headquarters
Cargill, Incorporated - Global Headquarters
Benihana Inc.
Leardini Pescados Ltda
Mitsubishi Corporation Marine Products Depts. D.Team
CJ Corporation  -Holding Headquarter-
Greenpeace International - The Netherlands
David Suzuki Foundation
Fisheries and Oceans Canada -Communications Branch-
Mitsui & Co.,Ltd - Headquarters
Ocean Trawlers Group - Ocean Trawlers HK Ltd.
Natori Co., Ltd.
Carrefour Supermarket - Headquarters
FedEx Corporation -Headquarter-
AKBM - Aker BioMarine ASA
Seafood Choices Alliance -Headquarter-
Austevoll Seafood ASA
Walmart / Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Supermarket) -Headquarter-
New Japan Radio Co.Ltd (JRC) -Head Office-
Gulfstream JSC
INVE Group - Head Office
Marine Stewardship Council - MSC Worldwide Headquarters
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Headquarter)
Genki Sushi Co.,Ltd -Headquarter-
Iceland Pelagic ehf
AXA Assistance Argentina S.A.
Caterpillar Inc. - Headquarters
Tiger Brands Limited
Morpol ASA - Group Headquarters
SeaChoice
National Geographic Society
AmazonFresh, LLC - AmazonFresh

Copyright 1995 - 2014 Fish Info & Services Co.Ltd| All Rights Reserved.   DISCLAIMER