Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Global Seafood Alliance founder to receive award at GSA event in Washington State, US
Global Seafood Alliance (GSA) president and founder Dr. George Chamberlain will be a recipient of this year's Wallace R. Stevens Lifetime Achievement Award at "GSA's GOAL: The Responsible Seafood Conference" in Seattle, Washington State, th ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Sri Lanka's Taprobane Seafoods opens new aquaculture service centre
Sri Lanka's biggest and most integrated seafood firm, Taprobane Seafoods, opened its second Taprobane Aquaculture Service centre in Puttalam district to boost access for shrimp farmers, push sustainable farming practices and lower chemical ...
Wednesday, September 14, 2022
Vietnam's seafood exports to Russia steadily recovering
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) said as of the end of August 2022, Vietnam's seafood exports to Russia reached more than US$94 million, 20% lower because the Russia-Ukraine conflict has delayed Vietnam's s ...
Monday, September 12, 2022
President of US-based seafood trade association to be honored at GSA's event in Washington, US
The president of US-based National Fisheries Institute (NFI), John Connelly, is a recipient of this year's Wallace R. Stevens Lifetime Achievement Award, and will be honored at the Global Seafood Alliance's GOAL 2022 conference in Seattle,W ...
Tuesday, September 6, 2022
Norwegian seafood exports reach new record in August
Norway's seafood exports in August reached NOK 12.5 billion (~US$1.25 billion; NOK 1 = US$0.10), the highest in a single month on record and NOK 2.9 billion (~US$291 million) or 30% higher year-on-year, Fish Information & Services repor ...
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Iceland Seafood sees 14% rise in sales during first half of 2022
Iceland Seafood International (ISI) reported a 14% uptick in sales in the first half of 2022, but that wasn't enough to overcome higher operating costs, as the Reykjavik, Iceland-headquartered seafood company posted a normalised loss before ...
Tuesday, August 23, 2022
Vietnam aims to produce 5.6 million tonnes of farmed seafood yearly by 2025
Vietnam has rolled out a plan to significantly increase its aquaculture production.
Friday, July 15, 2022
Global Seafood Alliances launches BAP consumer-facing website
A new Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) consumer-facing website, a key piece of the Global Seafood Alliance's (GSA) first-ever consumer marketing campaign, was unveiled on July 14.
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Seafood exports from China 16% up year-on-year
China's seafood exports in the first five months of 2022 reached US$9.297 million, up 15.97% year-on-year, Fish Information & Services reported.
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Grieg Seafood reports higher harvest in Q2 2022
Salmon producer Grieg Seafood has bucked the trend by reporting a higher harvest for the second quarter of this year.
Tuesday, July 12, 2022
Seafood exports from Vietnam surpass US$3.2 billion in second quarter of 2022
Vietnam's seafood exports in second quarter of 2022 has surpassed US$3.2 billion, close to 36% higher compared to the US$2.4 billion in the same period in 2021, Fish Information & Services reported.
Tuesday, July 12, 2022
Norwegian salmon farmers SalMar and Leroy Seafood report lower Q2 harvests
Major Norwegian salmon farmers, SalMar and Leroy Seafood, have announced lower harvests in the second quarter of this year at the Oslo stock exchange, Fish Information & Services reported.
Friday, July 8, 2022
Norway earns over US$7 billion from seafood exports thanks to high salmon prices
The Norwegian Seafood Council said Norway earned a record NOK 71.1 billion (~US$7.047 billion; NOK 1 = US$0.099) from seafood exports in the first half of 2022, thanks largely to high salmon prices, Fish Information & Services reported.
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
Seafood retail sales in the UK decline due to inflation
Grocery research firm Kantar said chilled seafood sales in the UK grocery sector declined 11% to GBP 489.9 million (~US$ 601 million; GBP 1 = US$1.23) in the quarter ending 15 May, primarily because of record-high price inflation in the cou ...
Thursday, June 16, 2022
Saudi Arabian dairy firm Almarai to invest US$108m in seafood and poultry businesses
As part of Saudi Arabia's focus on food security, Almarai, the Middle East's largest dairy company, plans to invest SAR 405 million (~US$108 million; SAR 1 = US$0.27) to drive its expansion into the seafood business and secure poultry suppl ...

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