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BioMar joint venture opens line of extruded feed

CHINA | Saturday, February 25, 2017
The joint venture formed by the Danish feed supplier, Biomar Group, and the Chinese Tongwei Group have just inaugurated a new production line for extruded feed and a new warehouse at the Haiwei plant, in Southern China.


EU assigned 71pc of TAC for Mediterranean swordfish
Spain | 22:50 | The European Union will be able to catch 7,410 tonnes of swordfish in 2017, representing almost 71 per cent of the total allowable catch of this fishery for the entire Mediterranean. Full Story
Strengthened measures for transporting salmon
Chile | 22:00 | Representatives of shipping companies linked to the salmon industry met with authorities of the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Service to reinforce safety measures in fish transport. Full Story
Galicia allocates EUR 8 million to promote sustainable aquaculture
Spain | 21:50 | Mussel producers, guilds and aquaculture companies having an aquaculture concession in Galicia will be able to request contributions of EUR 8 million to make investments in this sector. Full Story
SONGA Now Capable Of Offering Four-Star BAP Shrimp
Ecuador’s Sociedad Nacional de Galapagos is now eligible to offer four-star Best Aquaculture Practices shrimp, only the second company in Ecuador capable of doing so.
Bumble Bee Introduces Bold New Flavours and Premium Protein Snacks
The leading seafood brand expands its product line with six new flavours providing convenient meal solutions to help Americans eat more seafood.
Marine Harvest to Start Value-Added Production in British Columbia
The plant is expected to start operations in July 2017, process approximately 12,000 tonnes of salmon annually, and serve customers in Western Canada and North West USA.
World Leading Aquaculture Technology Delivers Sustainable Premium Products
The flesh of the Giant Grouper is white and flakes beautifully and the skin is wonderfully elastic, it’s no wonder Australians are excited by the emergence of this spectacular and sustainable product from Tropical Finfish.
IFFO clarifies some issues regarding marine ingredients
Worldwide Last week, the International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organisation responded to a series of media articles focusing on the marine ingredients and aquaculture industries.
EP Fisheries Commission visits Anfaco-Cecopesca
Spain Anfaco-Cecopesca was visited by a delegation of the EP's Fisheries Committee, led by its Vice-President, Werner Kuhn, of the European People's Party.
Thai Union records higher sales, despite difficult environment
Thailand Thai Union Group reported that its revenue grew by 7.3 per cent in 2016, driven by an adjustment of its prices and the acquisitions of Rügen Fisch and Chez Nous.
SNI asks to expand anchovy fishing zone for DHC in Tacna
Peru The National Industry Society has asked the Ministry of Production to expand the area in which small-scale purse seiners are authorized to catch anchovy in Tacna, due to problems of supply of this resource.