The Dongwon Group, the owner of the American tuna company StarKist, is reportedly taking financial steps to acquire a transport company.
According to the latest report from the Vietnam Association of Seafood Processors and Exporters, their projections for tuna exports to the UK are very promising.
We Are Aquaculture talked with Fernando de la Gándara, the director of the Spanish Institute of Oceanography (IEO) who, together with Aurelio Ortega and his team, achieved a worldwide milestone: closing the bluefin tuna breeding cycle on land.
The technique for trapping and storing live tuna is common in Mediterranean countries, but had not been possible in Norway - until now.
The new trial commercial fishery for Atlantic bluefin tuna is the first of its type in the UK for decades, with 10 licences already issued.
Indonesia is developing tuna farming plans to enhance the national aquaculture sector and reduce the pressure on tuna fisheries.
After a week, tensions remain unresolved in the Gulf of Guinea and the Indian Ocean, where 64 ships and approximately 2,000 crew members from Senegal and Ivory Coast -80% of the EU fleet- declared strike action.
Lotus Seafood will open a new processing facility in Indonesia that will use an innovative treatment for tuna excluding CO method.