Los Arrayanes, the new facilities of Salmones Austral
This Friday, the first RAS post-mole fish farm in Chile was oficially presented: Los Arrayanes. This especial event counted with the company executives, regional and community authorities, collaborators and neighbors of the Cochamó area.
Cooke acquires America’s original seafood family
Cooke has signed a binding purchase agreement to acquire Slade Gorton, a major distributor, importer, and manufacturer of fresh and frozen seafood in the...
Salmon industry CEOs unite to criticise Norway’s salmon tax
Salmon industry leaders from Mowi, Grieg Seafood and Cermaq warn the tax proposals threaten jobs, investments and growth.
Possible lobster sizes limitations in Maine to protect juveniles
The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is studying to put tighter rules on the sizes of lobster fisheries in Maine (U.S.). Initial statements of the Commission claim a troubling decline in young lobster, while fishermen question it.
SalMar’s SalmoSea closes Rørvik processing facility, cutting 110 jobs
Norway's proposed ground rent tax was among the reasons behind the closure, according to a company statement today.
Asia-Africa “BlueTech Superhighway” launched for fisheries and aquaculture
The WorldFish initiative will help communities improve fisheries management, adopt new aquaculture techniques and reduce processing waste.
Samherji plans 40,000-tonne land-based salmon farm in Iceland
The Icelandic company intends to build one of the world's largest salmon farms alongside Reykjanes Geothermal Power Plant.
New £30m processing facility for Denholm Seafoods, Scotland
The new facility for processing mackerel and herring will improve energy efficiency and open up new business opportunities for the company.
Arnarlax secures new homes for its rural workers at Bíldudalur, Iceland
The Icelandic salmon farmer adds to the debate on lack of housing in remote areas, saying more homes are needed in Bíldudalur, Iceland.
U.S. leads on greater monitoring and control of South Pacific fishing
South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organization (SPRFMO) agree on US proposals for boarding and inspection procedures, among other measures.