To build a net-zero aquafeed facility
BioMar Group has announced a partnership with Síldarvinnslan to build a net-zero aquafeed facility in Iceland. Therefore, it will become the only global feed company in the Icelandic market.
Regarding this announcement, Carlos Diaz, CEO of BioMar Group, said: "As part of our strategy, above and beyond, we…
The Nordic Aquafarms (NAF) project in California took a key step forward yesterday after the Humboldt County Planning Commission voted unanimously to certify the Environmental Impact Report (EIR). In addition to being a California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) requirement, this is also a step forward in the finalization of other Nordic Aquafarms permits. At the…
Chile's Third Environmental Court has admitted Nova Austral's claim against the sanction and fine imposed last month by Chile's Environmental Superintendency (SMA for its acronym in Spanish). Among other arguments, the salmon company has appealed to its delicate economic situation and has hinted that, if the sanction is enforced, the company's operational continuity would be…
Two aquaculture concessions located in Laguna San Rafael National Park
The Undersecretariat for Fisheries and Aquaculture (SUBPESCA) has approved the request for the merger and relocation of two aquaculture concessions located in the Laguna San Rafael National Park that belong to Cooke Aquaculture Chile.
The company presented this request in 2010, through a technical aquaculture…
Through the Coalition for Sustainable Aquaculture (CSA)
The Coalition for Sustainable Aquaculture (CSA), formed by a group of top chefs, NGOs and business leaders, is born to promote the sustainable and equitable growth of offshore aquaculture in the US.
Firstly, the CSA will create a strong regulatory framework to ensure offshore aquaculture is safe, sustainable,…
The highest volume and lowest costs were in the north
Grieg Seafood has presented a trading update that includes a total harvest volume for the second quarter of 2022 of approximately 23,600 tonnes GWT.
The harvest volume (tonnes GWT) by region for the quarter were: Rogaland: 5 000 Finnmark: 9 800 British Columbia: 8 800…
It will exercise all the resources the law contemplates to reverse this measure
Nova Austral considers that the sanctions imposed by SMA are "unjustified and disproportionate given the background information in the process, including the defenses presented by the company".
Consequently, the company has confirmed it will exercise all the resources the law contemplates to…
SMA has revoked three of its farming licenses
The Superintendencia del Medio Ambiente (SMA) from Chile has revoked for the first time in history three Nova Austral farming licenses due to overproducing. The facilities to which it refers are Cockburn 14, Cockburn 23, and Aracena 10 located in the Magallanes region.
In addition, the SMA applied…
At 12th WTO Ministerial Conference
Norway celebrates the agreement reached to curb unsustainable fisheries subsidies at the 12th Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organization (WTO). It concluded today in Geneva. Norway's government has informed that areas such as trade and health experienced relevant progress. Also, on how to chart a path forward for future…
The program can reach a maximum of 75M euros
Nueva Pescanova Group has launched its first issue of Sustainability-Linked Promissory Notes in the Alternative Fixed Income Market (MARF) of up to 75 million euros. Thereby, it shows its commitment to guaranteeing the social and environmental sustainability of all its activities, including financial ones.
Previously, in 2021…