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Seaweed exports feature higher volume and better price

CHILE | Friday, August 01, 2014
Exports of products made from seaweed generated a total of USD 143 million in the first five months of 2014, according to the Fisheries Development Institute.


Deep-sea octopus incubates its eggs during more than four years
United States | 01:20 | A team of experts from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute in the US found that the deep-sea octopus protects and cares its eggs for nearly 4.5 years until they hatch. Full Story
Fisheries Bill on foreign charter vessels passed
New Zealand | 00:30 | After the Maori Party had been accused of hampering the development of the fisheries reform bill, the legislative amendment passed the third and final reading in Parliament. Full Story
Scottish call to stay firm over sanctions against the Faroes
United Kingdom | 23:50 | Scottish fishermen are calling on the UK and other national governments to oppose any easing of the trade sanctions against the Faroes for their overfishing of Atlanto-Scandian herring. Full Story
Nor-Fishing Innovation Award 2014 – Finalists Selected
The Jury had a difficult task selecting the three finalists among many well-qualified applicants: Mustad Autoline, Marel and Inventas are this year’s Innovation Award finalists.
Healthy and Nutritious Trout from Responsible Aquaculture
Danforel only supplies the best quality, healthy and nutritious smoked trout that has been responsibly farmed to minimise potential environmental and social impacts.
Happy Sturgeon Always Produce the Best Caviar
From fingerling stage, Exemoor Caviar sturgeon are naturally 'grown-out' in fresh natural flowing water allowing the fish the ability to grow naturally at their time frame.
Safe Food & Listeria Free Processing Seminar
As the food business sector develops so does the risk profile, Marel and Aquatic Concept Group are organising this seminar taking place at Marel's headquarters in Iceland, September 25-26.
Bigeye tuna fisheries worsening, new assessments show
New Caledonia New assessments on the status of key regional tuna stocks recently released by the Secretariat of the Pacific Community show that bigeye has now been reduced to less than 20 per cent of its unfished stock size.
Jealsa has an eye on Brazil
Spain The Spanish company Jealsa Rianxeira aims to lead the canned fish sector in Brazilian territory by building a 100,000 square metre plant and generating a thousand jobs.
ASC products becoming popular in Netherlands, Germany
Netherlands ASC certified products are growing in recognition and popularity in the Dutch market, and gaining ground in Germany, according to a new report commissioned by the organisation.
Alaska fisheries at risk from ocean acidification, NOAA-led study shows
United States Ocean acidification is driving changes in waters vital to Alaska’s valuable commercial fisheries and subsistence way of life, according to new NOAA-led research that will be published online in ...