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AZTI seeks to help trawler fleet adapt to landing obligation

SPAIN | Thursday, March 21, 2019
The AZTI technology centre is to study the selectivity in bottom trawl fisheries in order to minimize the catches of unwanted fish.


Fisheries and aquaculture businesses granted aid to adopt clean techno
Canada | 00:30 | The Fisheries and Aquaculture Clean Technology Adoption Program has granted over USD 1.1 million in funding to support clean economic growth of the sector in Atlantic Canada. Full Story
Pharmaq’s strategic partnership aims to boost tilapia value chain
Colombia | 23:50 | Pharmaq, part of Zoetis Inc., has partnered Caritas, the Colombian Norwegian Chamber of Commerce and tilapia producer Piscicola Botero in a bid to improve productivity and sustainability in the tilapia value chain in Colombia. Full Story
Sea bream suffers impact of overfishing in the Strait of Gibraltar
Spain | 22:50 | Overfishing is having a strong negative impact on populations of blackspot sea bream (Pagellus bogaraveo), a common fish in Spanish cuisine. Full Story
Cermaq Launches Brand Platform: True Arctic - Slow Raised Salmon
Cermaq's farming in Norway takes place north of the Arctic Circle, where the water is cold and the salmon grows slower, resulting in specific product qualities.
IKEA Canada Introduces New, Sustainable Salmon Balls
Made from ASC-certified salmon with the addition of MSC-certified cod, IKEA salmon balls are both sustainably-sourced and responsibly-produced.
Pacific Seafood Releases Second Annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report
Pacific Seafood has published its second annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report detailing efforts to be socially responsible in all areas of business.
Orkla Health Further Strengthens its Commitment to Sustainability with the Blue MSC Label
All bottles of Möller’s cod liver oil, sold in more than 20 countries, will carry the Marine Stewardhip Council's blue fish label as a credible mark of sustainability and traceability.
Albion publishes 2019 ODP profile
Canada Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP) is pleased to announce Canadian seafood supplier Albion Farms & Fisheries has renewed its participation in the Ocean Disclosure Project (ODP) for a second y...
Total fresh and frozen tuna imports fall in January
Japan Total fresh and frozen tuna imports in January dropped in volume and in value compared to last December but grew over those in January, 2018.
New minister analyzes new fishing right implementation with fishermen's unions
Peru New Production Minister Rocio Barrios Alvarado said that the new rates of fishing rights, which will come into force this year, will be defined in an objective, technical and transparent manner.
Maine’s cod capture value plummets
United States Maine’s cod fishery has declined to the point that it had its least valuable year in more than a half-century in 2018, which experts attribute to overfishing as well as possible environmental factors.