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Russian Fishery to set up pollock processing plant in the Russian Far East

RUSSIAN FEDERATION | Saturday, April 21, 2018
The Russian Fishery Company has announced plans to start setting up a fish processing factory at Nadezhdinskaya Priority Development Territory, close to Vladivostok, in the Russian Far East.


New tuna factory to start operations in Vila Nova de Cerveira
Portugal | 01:50 | A new tuna processing factory that is being built in Vila Nova de Cerveira, in the north of Portugal, with an investment of EUR 6 million from Galician businesspeople, would start operating in July. Full Story
The British encouraged to consume jellyfish
United Kingdom | 01:30 | The Marine Conservation Society has urged the British to start eating jellyfish in order to help save the UK's dwindling fish stocks. Full Story
Virtual platform to favour data sharing on fight against IUU fishing
Peru | 00:00 | The Ministry of Production will put into operation a virtual platform in the second quarter to share information among countries members of FAO's network against illegal fishing in Latin America and the Caribbean. Full Story
Farmed Seabass and Seabream from Italian Compagnie Ittiche Riunite Awarded Friend of the Sea
Italian aquaculture company CIR has been found compliant with Friend of the Sea's sustainability requirements for European seabass and gilthead seabream.
New Niche Found at Aquaculture Taiwan Expo & Forum
The niche market of aquaculture technologies UBM Taiwan targets, have sprung up over the last few years to solve the predicted dilemma of future food production systems.
Lighten Up Menus With The 'Never Been Fried' Range From Young's Foodservice
Operators looking to appeal to health conscious diners need look no further than the 'Never Been Fried' range that includes the Young's Ultimate Fish Cake and Young's Ultimate Fish Finger.
Italian Manufacturer Calabraittica Obtains Friend of the Sea Certification for Anchovy Fillets
Fished in the Mediterranean Sea, the anchovies are processed and packed for the Fish Different product line in Anoia, a little town near Reggio Calabria, in the South of Italy.
Satlink favours collaboration between tuna fleets and seismic surveys
Spain A new system based on the exchange of information among vessels jointly developed by the satellite telecommunications company Satlink and the Spanish tuna fleet, introduces a pioneering collaboration among different types of fleets.
Tinned tuna zinc could harm bowel metabolism
United States New research carried out by Binghamton University, New York, suggests that tinned tuna contains up to 100 times more zinc than is safe, which could seriously affect people's bowel nutrient absorption.
Squid season records better catches and prices
Argentina Until April 4, a total of 85,474 tonnes of Illex argentinus squid had been landed in Argentine ports, of which 42,590 tonnes were unloaded in Mar del Plata (Buenos Aires).
Fishery authority rejects Marine Harvest plan to farm salmon on vessel
Norway The Norwegian Fisheries Directorate has rejected Marine Harvest Norway’s application for six development licenses to produce salmon on a bulk vessel.