Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Cambodia exports first batch of aquaculture products to China
Cambodia has successfully shipped its first batch of aquaculture products directly to China, a significant step in bilateral cooperation between the two nations, The Phnom Penh Post reported.
Tuesday, September 19, 2023
Potential government action threatens to scale down salmon industry in Tasmania, Australia
The salmon farming trade of Tasmania, Australia, is under threat following a debate in Australia's federal parliament over the $1.3 billion industry.
Monday, September 18, 2023
Azerbaijan fish farm becomes first sturgeon caviar producer to achieve BAP certification
Azerbaijan Fish Farm LLC has attained the Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification, making it the world's first sturgeon breeding farm with a specialised focus on caviar production to earn this recognition, Global Seafood Alliance (GS ...
Monday, September 18, 2023
Net profits dropped over 25% for Blumar in Q2
Chile-based Blumar's Q2 2023 net profits fell over 25% as its fishing operations performed solidly but not enough to make up for the company's lackluster performance in its salmon-farming segment.
Monday, September 18, 2023
VIV MEA 2023 to be held alongside Horti Agri Next MEA in Abu Dhabi, UAE
VIV MEA 2023 and Horti Agri Next MEA 2023 (HAN MEA) will be held on November 20-22 at the ADNEC Venue in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates, and are poised to emerge as pivotal events within the Abu Dhabi Agriculture Food and Security Week ...
Friday, September 15, 2023
Fresh salmon prices show first uptick in two months
The declining trend in fresh salmon prices may be reversing, with the most recent data from Statistics Norway revealing a 2.2% increase in prices during week 36, the first price increase in over two months and suggests a potential change in ...
Thursday, September 14, 2023
Gigante Salmon invests US$18.8 million more in land-based salmon farm project
Norwegian aquaculture company Gigante Salmon has announced an additional investment of NOK 200 million (~US$18.8 million; NOK 10 = US$0.94) in its ongoing land-based Atlantic salmon farm construction, SeafoodSource reported.
Thursday, September 14, 2023
Oman's 2022 shrimp production hits 2,799 tonnes
Oman's Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Water Resources has reported that the country's shrimp production reached approximately 2,799 tonnes in 2022.
Wednesday, September 13, 2023
USDA invests in seafood innovation, four projects receive US$13 million in grants
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has unveiled its latest round of small business research and technology grants totalling US$13 million, which aims to foster innovation in the agriculture sector while bolstering local and national fo ...
Wednesday, September 13, 2023
India to see up to 20% drop in shrimp production in current fiscal year
India's shrimp production is set to decline by 15 -20% in the current fiscal year as a sharp fall in global prices and sluggish exports have discouraged aquaculture farmers from raising the output
Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Indonesian aquatech startup Delos secures funding to drive shrimp export ambitions
Delos, an aquatech start-up based in Indonesia, has successfully concluded a series A funding round, bolstering its mission to establish Indonesia as the world's premier shrimp exporter, Clayton County Register reported.
Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Ocean Harvest seeks funds to set up salmon farm in UAE's northeast
Abu Dhabi, UAE-based startup Ocean Harvest is looking to raise $180 million for a 100,000 square-meter salmon farming facility in a northeastern region of the United Arab Emirates.
Tuesday, September 12, 2023
CP Foods official calls for return to "fundamentals" as challenges hit global shrimp industry
Charoen Pokphand Foods executive vice president Dr. Robins McIntosh is urging his peers to "go back to the fundamentals" as the global shrimp industry faces various challenges, including falling prices and demand coupled with a ri ...
Monday, September 11, 2023
Aquaculture industry in Newfoundland and Labrador province, Canada rebounds amid environmental concerns
The aquaculture industry in the eastern Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador is experiencing a resurgence following a challenging period, with industry leaders and government officials expressing optimism about its future, despite ...
Monday, September 11, 2023
Increase in Vietnam's tra fish exports to Europe
Vietnam saw a growing percentage of its tra fish exports to Europe, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP).

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