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Fiji joins international treaty against IUU fishing

FIJI | Tuesday, July 17, 2018
The Fiji government has agreed to sign up to a FAO treaty aiming to prevent, deter and stop illegal fishing by implementing efficient port state measures.

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Commerce Ministry readjusts orders antidumping duty on Indian shrimp
India | 01:30 | The US Department of Commerce has issued the final results of the twelfth administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain frozen warmwater shrimp from India. Full Story
Bay lobster aquaculture developed in Tasmania
Australia | 00:40 | The Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies, under the University of Tasmania, has paved the way for the bay lobster (Thenus oriental) aquaculture industry in Tasmania. Full Story
Galician mussel sector received 75pct of aid for aquaculture productiv
Spain | 00:30 | Galician mussel producers received 75 per cent of the subsidies requested last year for productive investments in aquaculture, amounting to EUR 2.1 million of the total amount (EUR 2.8 million) of the aid. Full Story
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Verifik8 Tracks, Manages and Displays Social and Environmental Data on Seafood Operations
VerifiK8 can help buyers show to the world that they are doing business in an environmentally and socially sustainable way, while also fostering improvements in production practices at a low cost.
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Red Lobster and DoorDash Expand Partnership across North America
Red Lobster has announced the expansion of its partnership with last-mile logistics platform DoorDash to make delivery of high quality, traceable, sustainable, responsibly-sourced seafood even more accessible.
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Well-cooked fresh fish not running risk of producing anisakiasis
Spain Following the recent appearance of several cases of anisakis infestation in humans after the intake of frozen fish, the associations of the Spanish fishing sector, CEPESCA, tries to calm Spanish consumers.
Illegal salmon nets seized in Donegal
United Kingdom Inland Fisheries Ireland has seized 26 untagged salmon in the Glenties area in Donegal and 1100 yards of illegal salmon drift nets off Inishbeg Island.
Post-Brexit UK's fishing proposals promote sustainability
United Kingdom The UK government has released its proposals for the future trade with the European Union after leaving the bloc, next March.
Hvalur hf accused of slaughtering blue whale, angering marine conservationists
Iceland An Icelandic anti-whaling group has accused company Hvalur hf of slaughtering an endangered blue whale in the fjord of Hvalfjordur, which sparked anger among marine conservationists.