She will focus on the Chilean salmon industry
Aqua, the Vaxxinova business unit, has announced Sandra Arcos Peña as their new Technical and Commercial Director for Vaxxinova Chile. So, she will be responsible for the LATAM cold-water aquaculture business, with a special focus on the Chilean salmon industry.
Sandra is a veterinarian Dr. and has…
In Bucksport, Maine
Whole Oceans has announced that it will build one of the largest land-based recirculating aquaculture systems in the world. The planned land-based Atlantic salmon farm is set to be built in Bucksport, Maine (USA).
Whole Oceans will shortly work on 30 approx of the more than 100 acres of land along…
A total loss of €32.9 million for AquaChile
Martec bought AquaChile operations in Rainforest Tilapia, Costa Rica, for a total of €5.4 million ($6 million). According to AquaChile, the effect on income from this transaction was a total loss of €32.9 million ($36,389,000).
The central American whitefish farmer and wild-catch exporter was founded in 1982…
The event will return in 2023
AquaFuture Spain'22 had more than 2,000 visitors from different parts of Spain and other countries. "A remarkable figure considering its professional public and being a first edition event", stated the organization. Because of this success, AquaFuture Spain will return in 2023.
The event was celebrated last week in…
Between March 30-31
RASTECH 2022 is an international technical conference and trade show serving owners and operators of Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS). The event is taking place March 30-31 at the Westin Hilton Head in South Carolina.
A total of 300 professionals from the RAS industry will attend. Among them are…
Through its new largest public-facing marketing campaign
The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) has launched its largest public-facing marketing campaign ever that emphasizes local-market promotions. The organization seeks to show the facts of sustainable aquaculture to consumers.
The "New Way to Seafood" campaign will aim to "dispel falsehoods and public misconceptions about seafood and showcase the…
Seafood Expo North America received first shipment of live shellfish
US states of Massachusetts and Washington have formed a mutual trade agreement with the Netherlands and Spain. For the first time in a decade, US customers will be able to buy live shellfish from these countries.
As a result of this, the first shipment of…
Supply chains audits to remain too
Thai Union has entered a partnership with a global, US-registered nonprofit organization, Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP), to improve supply chain transparency. The agreement will allow ongoing audits of the Thai Union’s supply chains.
Sustainable Fisheries Partnership
In addition, the seafood giant will also remain engaged at SFP roundtables critical to…
Within the Seafood Expo North America/Seafood Processing North America 2022 edition
The 2022 Seafood Excellence Awards announced yesterday their winners at Seafood Expo North America/Seafood Processing North America. DOM International Limited won the “Best New Retail” award for its product, DOM Reserve Salmon Poke and Bakkafrost won the “Best New Foodservice” award for its Native…
Leaving behind algae incidents
Salmones Camanchaca published their financial results for the last 2021 trimester, which show an important sales and results recovery with revenues of $107,6 million and profits of $9,7 million. This means a revenue increase of 63% compared to 2020, driven by an increase of 47% of the Atlantic salmon prize…