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Strategic plan to strengthen Costa Rican aquaculture presented

COSTA RICA | Thursday, March 21, 2019
The authorities of the Costa Rican Institute of Fisheries and Aquaculture (INCOPESCA) and ...


AZTI seeks to help trawler fleet adapt to landing obligation
Spain | 03:50 | The AZTI technology centre is to study the selectivity in bottom trawl fisheries in order to minimize the catches of unwanted fish. Full Story
Aker BioMarine to construct modern energy efficient vessel
Norway | 01:30 | Aker BioMarine is to build a new energy efficient vessel fitted out with a number of key efficiency improvements and environmentally focused technology. Full Story
Toxin forces almost half of mussel polygons to close in Galicia
Spain | 00:30 | The progress of the lipophilic toxin (diarrheic) event that has been recorded since the beginning of March in the Galician estuaries has already forced the closure of 23 polygons of mussel rafts out of the 52 existing in Galicia. Full Story
Cermaq Launches Brand Platform: True Arctic - Slow Raised Salmon
Cermaq's farming in Norway takes place north of the Arctic Circle, where the water is cold and the salmon grows slower, resulting in specific product qualities.
IKEA Canada Introduces New, Sustainable Salmon Balls
Made from ASC-certified salmon with the addition of MSC-certified cod, IKEA salmon balls are both sustainably-sourced and responsibly-produced.
Pacific Seafood Releases Second Annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report
Pacific Seafood has published its second annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report detailing efforts to be socially responsible in all areas of business.
Orkla Health Further Strengthens its Commitment to Sustainability with the Blue MSC Label
All bottles of Möller’s cod liver oil, sold in more than 20 countries, will carry the Marine Stewardhip Council's blue fish label as a credible mark of sustainability and traceability.
Albion publishes 2019 ODP profile
Canada Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP) is pleased to announce Canadian seafood supplier Albion Farms & Fisheries has renewed its participation in the Ocean Disclosure Project (ODP) for a second y...
Total fresh and frozen tuna imports fall in January
Japan Total fresh and frozen tuna imports in January dropped in volume and in value compared to last December but grew over those in January, 2018.
New minister analyzes new fishing right implementation with fishermen's unions
Peru New Production Minister Rocio Barrios Alvarado said that the new rates of fishing rights, which will come into force this year, will be defined in an objective, technical and transparent manner.
Maine’s cod capture value plummets
United States Maine’s cod fishery has declined to the point that it had its least valuable year in more than a half-century in 2018, which experts attribute to overfishing as well as possible environmental factors.