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Guam will receive USD 200,000 for deal with Hawaiian tuna fishermen

GUAM | Wednesday, December 02, 2015
Hawaii-based longline fishers will be allowed to use half of Guam’s quota of 2,000 tonnes of bigeye tuna catch this year allocated to Guam for a USD 200,000 payment.


Corpesca invests USD 44 million in Brazilian animal nutrition company
Chile | 01:00 | Fishing company CORPESCA, of the Angelini Group, announced that its Brazilian subsidiary, Corpesca do Brasil, will buy 30 per cent of the company FASA America Latina Participacoes Societarias, for USD 44 million. Full Story
Hilton to offer MSC certified cod in its hotels
European Union | 00:40 | Hilton Worldwide has become the first global hotel company to serve MSC eco-labelled and certified cod in its restaurants in 41 properties across the UK, Netherlands and Belgium. Full Story
Invermar achieves positive results, but thanks to non-operating income
Chile | 23:50 | Invermar managed to close the first three quarters of this year with positive figures, unlike the rest of the Chilean salmon companies that are listed in the Stock Exchange, which together accumulated losses of USD 89.8 million up to September. Full Story
GLOBALG.A.P. Certified More Aquaculture Achieves Friend of the Sea Certification
Turkish aquaculture producer More Aquaculture has achieved FoS certification in combination with the GLOBALG.A.P. Integrated Farm Assurance Certificate Version 4 for its plants located near Izmir on the Aegean Coast.
Managing The Needs Of Customers Through Commitment To Sustainable Fisheries
Products from Lund's Fisheries are among the finest, freshest and cleanest seafood and fish products available in today's world market. Worldwide distribution of the finest fish and seafood products fresh from the source.
Seafood Excellence Global Awards Competition Announced
The new competition will now feature and recognize the best seafood products that are represented at the exposition regardless of their market introduction date.
Maritech Systems Systems AS has Acquired WiseDynamics Ltd
The Maritech-WiseDynamics amalgamation presents a unique opportunity for both parties to pool their considerable seafood software development and delivery strength and expertise, which spans decades of experience working within the seafood industry.
Where is ‘El Niño'?
Peru In an interesting article published by the Institute of Aquatic Resources of Peru under the title En Busca del Niño Perdido (In Search of the Lost Child), the organization notes that "El Niño phenomenon will not take place in the Peruvian coast."
Retailers and tuna brands request better management for largest tuna fishery
United Kingdom Leading UK’s supermarket chains and tuna product manufacturers press for the introduction of a more sustainable blueprint for tuna fisheries in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean.
Red tape halts federal ocean aquaculture plan
United States The long and expensive federal permitting processes for ocean aquaculture projects, which requires an extensive environmental monitoring and data collection performed by the interested party has been halted by the Federal Government to develop the activity.
Aquaculture company develops USD 9.5m expansion programme
Zambia Yalelo Limited has devised USD 9.5 million investment plans to increase tilapia production at the company’s cage fish farming operations in Siavonga.