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Seafish devises tool for aquaculture product buyers

Saturday, May 19, 2018, 01:00 (GMT + 9)

Seafish has devised an easy to use online tool to provide seafood buyers, especially those new to the industry, with a 'one stop shop' on aquaculture. The public body that supports the GBP 6 billion UK seafood industry has profiled the most important farmed species to the UK market in the tool. The nine profiles, rising to 14 in the coming months, included in the tool offer a wealth of information on production location and methods with a focus on key environmental issues including farm sites, nutrients, feed, disease and medicines, escapes and introductions as well as sustainability certifications. In addition, Seafish has pulled information on global, third party certification schemes in the same resource, making it easier for buyers to see what is being done to mitigate environmental and social impacts of aquaculture. The entity highlights that aquaculture is the fa... FULL STORY

United States
Calysta partners Nofima for new aquaculture protein trial
May 17, 02:30
Calysta, Inc. intends to conduct large-scale trials in Atlantic salmon using its FeedKind® protein as a me... FULL STORY
European Union
Fisheries Committee agrees to request a single legislation for aquaculture sector
May 17, 00:20
The Fisheries Committee of the European Parliament approved on Tuesday a resolution in which it restates the i... FULL STORY
AKVA agrees on acquisition of Egersund Net
May 16, 23:00
AKVA Group has entered into a letter of intent with Egersund Group regarding the acquisition of all shares in ... FULL STORY
Salmon price status at week 19
May 16, 21:40
The volumes of fresh Norwegian salmon exported in week 19 are up 1,256 tonnes (+9 per cent) from last week, a... FULL STORY

Danish firm signs contract to set up trout land-based plant in South Africa
May 18, 03:00
Danish firm Gråkjær has signed a contract with Cape Nordic Corporation (CNC) to supply the Conceptual Design package for a large-scale fis... FULL STORY

Tassal and Petuna create joint venture to improve marine farm biosecurity
May 18, 01:20
Salmon firms Petuna and Tassal have entered into a joint venture intended to cooperatively manage their marine farms in Macquarie Harbour, setting a n... FULL STORY

AquaChile increases profit 37pct in first quarter
May 17, 22:20
AquaChile obtained a profit of USD 24.9 million in the first quarter of this year, which represents an increase of 37 per cent compared to the profit ... FULL STORY
May 16, 02:20 (GMT + 9):
Salmones Camanchaca increases profit by 143pct in first quarter
May 16, 01:20 (GMT + 9):
Higher harvest boosts Grieg Seafood's profits in first quarter
New Zealand
May 15, 22:50 (GMT + 9):
NZ King Salmon requests taxpayers’ fund to settle fish death issues
May 15, 21:50 (GMT + 9):
Shrimp exports to Mexico could restart in two months
United States
May 15, 02:40 (GMT + 9):
Shrimp industry requests extra tariffs on Chinese farmed seafood imports
May 15, 01:50 (GMT + 9):
Govt and private sector agree to boost tilapia and shrimp production competitiveness
May 15, 01:40 (GMT + 9):
BioMar to invest USD 14m to expand feed production line
Brunei Darussalam
May 15, 00:10 (GMT + 9):
Singaporean aquaculture firm to farm barramundi offshore in Brunei
May 14, 23:50 (GMT + 9):
CETMAR helps improve Mozambican fish farmers’ technical capacities
May 14, 23:20 (GMT + 9):
Asia-Pacific commission to intensify efforts and ensure fisheries and aquaculture sustainability
Faroe Islands
May 14, 22:20 (GMT + 9):
Bakkafrost purchases US salmon importer
Viet Nam
May 12, 01:50 (GMT + 9):
Vinh Long expects to increase pangasius production

First Copper River salmon arrives at Seattle with high prices
United States The fishery for Copper River king salmon opened in Alaska on Thursday and the first shipment of fish arrived with much fanfare at Sea-Tac Airport, Washington, Friday morning.
Govt to aid sector to restart exports to Saudi Arabia
Myanmar The Myanmar government expressed its intention to join efforts with private seafood factories to restart fish and shrimp exports to Saudi Arabia after the ban imposed by Saudi authorities in April.
EU to keep yellow card for Thailand
Thailand The European Union has decided to keep a yellow card for Thailand over the country’s illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing problems, a source at the Agriculture and Cooperatives Ministry revealed.
New shrimp management plan questioning grows
Argentina The National Shrimp Management Plan that the National Undersecretariat of Fisheries intends to implement continues to generate criticism and questioning from various sectors.
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