Bill Carvalho started his career in the seafood industry in 1990 starting his namesake company – Carvalho Fisheries which became a significant first receiver/producer of Dungeness crab, albacore tuna, troll-king salmon and hook and line rockfish. In 2004 he founded Wild Planet Foods which has focused its attention on shelf-stable seafood from eco-preferable fisheries. In 2008 Wild Planet Foods acquired Carvalho Fisheries with the help of private equity partner Sea Change Fund. Bill is also a director and officer of the American Fisherman’s Research Foundation dedicated to scientific research and public education in the North Pacific albacore fishery.
The 'Mar Argentino' reached Mar del Plata port. Argentina
The new INIDEP scientific ship that was built in Vigo, Spain, was received by national authorities who escorted it. It cost almost 8 million dollars and will aim to work in coastal waters.