The County Municipality of Møre and Romsdal (Møre og Romsdal fylkeskommune) has granted Purecod AS a license to farm cod in closed pens in Røneset, Storfjorden, Norway. The permit is the first of its class and allows them to farm Atlantic cod in closed pens with a maximum standing biomass allowance of 3,120 tons. This license eases the way for Purecod to become the world’s first cod farmer using closed pens, which significantly reduce emissions.
After months of efforts of the ProChile Trade Office in New Delhi and Aquachile, it has announced that the salmon export is reopening.
Kangamiut Seafood and Oceanpick join forces to bring ocean-farmed barramundi from Sri Lanka to European consumers.
Anchovy season cancellation in Peru will affect global aquaculture through the feed industry, but Cargill, Skretting, and BioMar say they are ready to minimize the impact on their customers.
The plan will strengthen Nigeria's farmed catfish value chain to make the sector more resilient and efficient in providing affordable food to Africa's most populous nation.