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Aid to be granted to fleet affected by EU-Morocco agreement expiry

SPAIN | Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Luis Planas announced that he will offer aid t...


Arequipa’s DPA enabled for fish unloading for national and internation
Peru | 01:50 | Minister of Production announced that El Faro Artisanal Fishing Dock, located in Arequipa region, has been authorized to unload hydrobiological products for the national and international market. Full Story
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 to be 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
First ASIC Verified Shrimp Enters US Market
True Food Kitchen is one of the first US buyers to initiate an ASIC partnership to source whiteleg shrimp from Thailand from ASIC Shrimp Level 1 verified farms, equivalent to a Seafood Watch program “Good Alternative” recommendation.
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.
Innovators Wanted – Own Office not Required
ShareLab, a new co-working laboratory and office space, tailor-made for life science start-ups, together with Aker BioMarine, are looking for teams or start-ups with unique ideas or concepts.
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.
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.