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Cargill completes Ewos acquisition

NORWAY | Friday, October 09, 2015
Cargill has completed the acquisition of Ewos, a global leader in salmon nutrition, for EUR 1.35 billion.


Washington pink shrimp fishery gets MSC certification
United States | 22:40 | Washington pink shrimp is the first fishery managed by the state of Washington to achieve certification to the global Marine Stewardship Council. Full Story
Pescanova’s former adviser fined with EUR 160,000
Spain | 22:20 | The National Securities Market Commission has imposed a fine of EUR 160,000 to Pescanova’s former adviser Jesus Carlos Garcia for the use of insider information about the company. Full Story
Salmon price status at week 41
Norway | 21:20 | Fresh salmon export volumes for week 40 are down 316 tonnes compared to week 39, but up 1,464 tonnes compared to week 40, 2014, Fish Pool ASA reports. Full Story
Organic Shrimp from Virgin Mangroves
COFIMAR owns more than 1500 hectares of shrimp farms that have been certified by the National Fisheries Institute, all the shrimp larvae which serve as the seed to stock the farms are produced under organic standards.
Purest Tradition in the Fish Canning Sector
Conservas Albo selects the best raw materials and manufactures them combining tradition with the most modern technology, offering delicious and healthy products.
The Perfect Conditions for Salmon Farming
Nova Sea is the largest producer of farmed salmon in Northern Norway with farming facilities along the full length of the coast of Helgeland - surrounded by cold, clear water and a magnificent unspoiled landscape.
Revolutionary New Seafood Storage Product
MicrobeGuard FoodTouch antimicrobial paper products are the first active packaging products available for the seafood industry that helps extends the shelf life of fresh fish for days.
Greenpeace urges Thai Union to stop alleged labour abuse
Thailand Greenpeace has urged Thai Union to increase oversight, traceability and transparency at sea after alleged connections of the Thai firm to alleged forced labour, human rights abuses and environmental devastation.
Maldives fisheries minister receives IPNLF Award
Thailand Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture for the Maldives has been presented with the International Pole & Line Foundation Award that recognises Inspiration and Collaboration in the pole-and-line and handline sector.
Indonesia and Australia join efforts to combat illegal fishing
Australia Indonesian and Australian authorities have signed an agreement to combat illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing and to promote sustainable fisheries governance across the region.
Over 297,000 sq km marine park created
Chile A new marine protected area is added to the seven existing ones in the country, as it was announced by the president of Chile.