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Global Salmon Initiative launches first progress report

CHILE
Friday, October 24, 2014, 23:10 (GMT + 9)

The Global Salmon Initiative (GSI) has launched its inaugural progress report Building the Foundation for a Sustainable Future. This report, the first to come from the industry-led collective, highlights its approach and progress towards advancing significant improvements in the environmental, social and economic sustainability of the salmon farming industry. The release of the report comes just over a year since GSI was formally launched in August 2013, and the day before GSI member CEOs will speak at the AquaSur 2014 Pathways to Sustainability seminar in Puerto Montt, Chile. “As we reflect on our successful first year, we are very proud to release this progress report, which shares what we have been working on. We now prepare for tomorrow’s session where we will be taking the stage with major industry players and our partners WWF , FAO and Rab... FULL STORY

American Samoa
Kiribati's decision worries local and American tuna entrepreneurs
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Spain
France has doubts about Galician mussel
Oct 24, 03:10
The French Government is suspicious of food safety on the native Galician mussel but has not yet specified the... FULL STORY
Chile
Marine Harvest records increased harvest and operating income
Oct 24, 02:30
The Chilean subsidiary of the salmon farming giant Marine Harvest harvested 17,000 tonnes of fish between July... FULL STORY
United States
Brand new project devised to save the Atlantic bluefin tuna
Oct 24, 01:50
A non-profit organization created in Texas, United States, intends to develop a project aimed as a long-term s... FULL STORY

Argentina
Anchovy and cartilaginous fish management measures defined in Argentine-Uruguay zone
Oct 24, 22:40
The Joint Technical Commission for the Maritime Front (CTMFM) set the total allowable catch (TAC) of the Patagonian anchovy (Engraulis anchoita) in Ar... FULL STORY

Canada
Top marine scientists call for action on 'invisible' fisheries
Oct 24, 22:20
To protect our oceans from irreversible harm, governments, conservationists, and researchers around the world must address the enormous threat posed b... FULL STORY

Norway
Salmon price status at week 43
Oct 24, 21:50
Fresh salmon export volumes for week 40 are flat compared to week 42 are up by 371 tonnes compared to week 41 but down 126 tonnes compared to week 42,... FULL STORY
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