The Nelson Tasman region invests in the blue economy
“There’s an enormous opportunity to leverage the good reputation of Nelson Tasman’s seafood and aquaculture sector to help connect with potential investors to boost innovation and growth”, said Nash.
Aquaculture boosts Australia’s seafood value to $3.63 billion in 2023
Australian fisheries and aquaculture outlook report for 2023 highlights key role of aquaculture, while warning of slight downturn in total production value from 2024-2028
Global innovation launchpad for New Zealand aquaculture
The companies Hatch Blue and New Zealand Trade and Enterprise announced the second edition of Global innovation launchpad for New Zealand Aquaculture.
The industrial investment Sole Source Capital acquires Lee Fish USA
Sole Source Capital LLC (SCC), a private equity firm focused on industrial investments, has acquired Lee Fish USA, a company specializing in the import and distribution of fresh and frozen seafood. This is Sole Source's 40th deal since its foundation in 2016 and is the third investment in the food service distribution sector. The terms of the deal have not yet been published.
Tassal Group caught in fish farm antibiotics controversy
Newly-released documents show Tassal Group tried to block release of a report on its antibiotic use at salmon farms in Tasmania.
Australia’s proposed largest prawn farm enters voluntary administration
Australian company Seafarms has announced its aquaculture venture Project Sea Dragon has entered voluntary administration. Located in one of...
Sanford’s Bold $30 Million Investment
Sanford Limited is making a significant investment in a state-of-the-art vessel for harvesting scampi in the Southern Ocean. With...
New Zealand King Salmon to seek mediation for Blue Endeavour offshore project
New Zealand King Salmon (NZKS) announced today that it will enter into mediation talks with certain parties early next...
Sealord and New Zealand Government collaborate to promote fishing industry employment
Sealord has been allocated 180 seafood processing visas for overseas workers. They will fill labor shortages in its wet...
Australia’s industry encourages community to support local seafood
Seafood Industry Australia is encouraging the community to support their fishers and Great Australian Seafood. As part of World...