Tuesday, November 3, 2020
GAA-supported China Seafood Summit to be held in Shanghai, China on November 10
The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) will participate in the fourth annual China Seafood Summit this year, the organistion said.
Monday, October 12, 2020
Vietnam's seafood exports contraction slow
Vietnamese seafood exports recorded US$6.03 billion in the first three quarters of 2020, down 3% from a year earlier, indicating recovery as the contraction was less than in the previous two quarters, Nhan Dan reported.
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Nearly half of seafood samples from Istanbul, Turkey, found contaminated with coliform bacteria
Close to half of seafood products collected in Turkey were found to be contaminated with coliform bacteria, according to a study published in the journal, Foodborne Pathogens and Disease.
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
India's seafood export volume drops more than 7% in FY20
India exported 1,289,651 tonnes of seafood worth ₹46,662.85 crore (US$6.68 billion) in2019-20, largely cushioning the adverse impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Monday, August 24, 2020
US plant-based seafood company wins innovation award
United States-based The Plant Based Seafood Co's vegetarian shrimp product "Mind Blown Coconut Shrimp" was awarded the Prepared Foods' Spirit of Innovation's Most Disruptive Product of 2020, Fish & Information Services reporte ...
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Einhamar Seafood to install Marel's FleXicut system
Einhamar Seafood has purchased Marel's FleXicut system that will be installed at the company's processing plant in Grindavík, Iceland, Marel announced last month.
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
FISK Seafood invests in new production line by Marel
FISK Seafood and Marel reached an agreement last year for FISK Seafood's purchase of a new white-fish production line by Marel, set to be operational by end of summer 2020.
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
'Cell-based' label for seafood ok after all, US study finds
A Rutgers study in the United States published in the Journal of Food Science recommends that companies seeking to commercialise seafood products made from the cells of fish or shellfish should use the term 'cell-based' on product labels, F ...
Thursday, July 16, 2020
Aqua Bridge Farms' new hatchery boosts Saudi Arabia's seafood sector goal
Saudi Arabia's Aqua Bridge Farms Co. has achieved a milestone in the country's seafood industry with its hatchery project that has a production capacity of three million juveniles, SeafoodSource reported.
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Grieg Seafood calls out Cargill over Brazil deforestation
Norway-based salmon farmer Grieg Seafood said it has excluded Cargill Aqua Nutrition from receiving proceeds from its Green Projects initiatives including its first Green Bond issue over its parent company's alleged contribution to soy-rela ...
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
China's seafood demand crashes on virus contamination fears
A resurgence in coronavirus infections in Beijing that was traced to imported salmon in a wholesale food market in the capital has plunged China's seafood demand this month, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
China ramps up fresh and frozen meat and seafood inspections after COVID-19 outbreak
Several provinces in China have implemented stricter fresh and frozen meat and seafood inspections, including imported goods, after COVID-19 infections were discovered related to a Beijing food market, Reuters reported.
Monday, June 8, 2020
UK issues last seafood financial aids
The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) has announced the final payment to be given to qualifying fishing and aquaculture companies from the UK government's GBP10 million (US$12.5 million) Fisheries Response Fund, SeafoodSource reported.
Saturday, June 6, 2020
Experts urge Vietnam to diversify seafood products
Experts have suggested to Vietnam that diversifying its seafood products and adapting quickly to market fluctuations will help the country create growth momentum and remove difficulties for exports, VietnamPlus reported.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Bristol Seafood shuts Portland plant for two days
After five workers have tested positive for COVID-19, Bristol Seafood is shutting its Portland Fish Pier processing plant for two days, the company said Monday, reported Portland Press Herald.

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