Saturday, December 3, 2022
Canada reaffirms support for its fisheries and aquaculture sectors
The Canadian Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers (CCFAM) reaffirmed its support for Canada's fisheries and aquaculture sectors in a meeting to discuss working together on the development of sustainable aquaculture, managing aquat ...
Thursday, November 10, 2022
Italy and Lithuania adopt European Maritime, Fisheries and Aquaculture Fund
Italy and Lithuania have become the latest countries to adopt European Maritime, Fisheries, and Aquaculture Fund (EMFAF) programmes, and will receive €518.2 million (US$517 million) and €61.2 million (US$61.1 million) respective ...
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
Vietnam aims to accelerate shift from catch-based fisheries to aquaculture
The Vietnam Directorate of Fisheries (VDF) is aiming to speed up the transition from catch-based to farm-based practises to enhance fishery value chains, and to implement the government's plan to develop marine aquaculture by 2030 with a vi ...
Monday, October 10, 2022
Latin American Summit for Fisheries and Aquaculture Sustainability to happen on October 12-14 in Puerto Varas, Chile
The Latin American Summit for Fisheries and Aquaculture Sustainability will take place on October 12-14 in Puerto Varas, Chile.
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Indonesian Fisheries Ministry boosts aquaculture marketing using digitalization
Digitalization has been adopted by Indonesia's Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry to improve aquaculture marketing and widen the network of national market actors who are cultivators or business actors, Fish Information & Services repo ...
Wednesday, September 14, 2022
Major Norwegian fisheries pay US$85 million price fixing settlement
Major Norwegian fisheries are now free from antitrust litigation relating to their alleged scheme to fix the price of farm-raised Atlantic salmon, following approval of their US$85 million settlement with salmon processors and other direct ...
Friday, January 28, 2022
Investment in Indonesia's marine and fisheries industry expected to reach US$418 million in 2021
Sakti Wahyu Trenggono, Indonesia's Marine Affairs and Fisheries Minister, said investments in the country's marine and fisheries industry is expected to reach IDR 6.02 trillion (~US$418 million; IDR 10000 = US$0.70) in 2021, Antara Indonesi ...
Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Cambodia's aquaculture and freshwater fisheries sector earns US$1.7 billion in 2021
A report from Cambodia's Fisheries Administration showed the country saw more than US$1.713 billion in profits in 2021 from the aquaculture and freshwater fishery industry, Khmer Times reported.
Thursday, August 26, 2021
Australia's aquaculture increases in value and share of gross value of fisheries production
Australia's aquaculture sector continues on a trajectory of steady growth, but the entire industry has experienced disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the latest edition of ABARES's Australian Fisheries and Aquaculture Sta ...
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Fisheries output target for Vietnam province up 10.8%
The fishing and aquaculture output of the Mekong Delta province of Kiên Giang recorded 836,200 tonnes this year, 10.8% higher than the target, according to Vietnam's Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, Vietnam News Agency repor ...
Friday, December 11, 2020
EU reaches agreement on advancing fisheries, aquaculture sector
The European Commission, Council and Parliament has reached a provisional political agreement on the European Maritime, Fisheries and Aquaculture Fund (EMFAF) that aims to support sustainable fisheries and aquaculture for the period of 2021 ...
Monday, November 23, 2020
GAA seeks COO as organisation becomes more involved in wild fisheries
The Global Aquaculture Alliance has initiated the search for a chief operating officer, a new role within the organisation that will likely evolve into the role of chief executive officer, the organisation announced this month.
Thursday, July 23, 2020
India's fisheries branch boosts Kohima district's aquaculture
India's Department of Fisheries & Aquatic Resources (DF&AR) released aquaculture materials such as fish seeds, fish feeds and enclosure nets to 30 fish farmers of Kohima village in Kohima district on, Nagaland Post reported.
Friday, June 5, 2020
Myanmar fisheries sector's decline puts a million jobs at risk
Myanmar's fishing sector may lose nearly a million manpower, after almost all shipments to China and the US have been cancelled since February due to COVID-19, Bloomberg reported.
Saturday, May 30, 2020
Indonesia to provide US$69 million aid for fisheries, aquaculture farmers
Indonesia's Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry has proposed a IDR1.02 trillion (US$69 million) incentive package for small scale fishermen and aquaculture farmers hit by the COVID-19 crisis, reported The Jakarta Post.

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