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Good prospects for the fisheries sector with the new TACs

SPAIN | Monday, December 22, 2014
The head of the General Secretariat of Fisheries of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and ...


SUBPESCA intending to relocate mussel and algae concessions
Chile | 22:20 | The Undersecretariat of Fisheries and Aquaculture of Chile (SUBPESCA) is working on a bill... Full Story
New TLC favours entry of Vietnamese seafood products
South Korea | 03:40 | After a summit in Busan with Vietnamese Prime Minister and South Korea’s President, both countries virtually concluded free trade negotiations. Full Story
Shrimp leads non-oil exports for the first time
Ecuador | 02:30 | Between January and October this year, Ecuador exported shrimp for USD 2.17 billion, an amount that placed this product for the first time, ahead of bananas, generating USD 2.15 billion in sales. Full Story
Iglo Group and MSC Spread Sustainability Net Across Europe
The New Year will see Iglo Group, Europe’s largest frozen foods business, roll out the Marine Stewardship Council’s blue ecolabel on pack for all its certified wild fish products across Europe.
Consumers Give Vote of Confidence in New Metal Packaging Recycling Mark
A new recycling mark to engage consumers and highlight their role in the continuous lifecycle of metal has been developed by Metal Packaging Europe.
High Liner Foods Opens New U.S. Headquarters
The leading North American value-added frozen seafood company has announced the official opening of its newly-constructed U.S. headquarters, a 38,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility located in Portsmouth.
Clearwater Seafoods wins Rabobank Innovation Award
Clearwater Seafoods received the Rabobank Innovation Award presented to leading food and agriculture companies for their dedication to innovation, sustainability and leadership.
Arctic warming poses new challenges to fishing
United States Arctic warming is deeply affecting the top of the planet and some of the biggest changes represent a challenge for fisheries in the north.
Better prospects for Thai shrimp in 2015
Thailand The Thai Shrimp Association forecasts total domestic production of shrimp expanding to 250,000-300,000 tonnes in 2015, after this year's output fell by 8 per cent to only 230,000 tonnes due to the outbreak of EMS.
EUR 800,000 granted to fleet operating in Mauritania
Spain The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment will grant an aid to shipowners of Spanish fishing vessels affected by the suspension of the agreement between the EU and Mauritania.
Lower lobster capture would mean returning to 'typical years'
United States Apparently, the Maine’s 2014 lobster fishing season will result in lower catches compared to the two previous years, which increases the likelihood of rise in market prices.