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SNP and WWF sign cooperation framework agreement aimed at improving fisheries management.

PERU | Saturday, December 08, 2018
Lima - The National Fisheries Society (SNP) and WWF Peru, the world conservation organizat...


Phibro acquires Israeli vaccine manufacturer to widen its aquaculture
Israel | 02:30 | Phibro Animal Health Corporation has acquired the assets of vaccine developer and manufacturer KoVax Ltd., headquartered in Israel, as part of its strategy to strengthen its position in fish vaccine innovation and expand its portfolio of aquaculture products. Full Story
Pacific leaders strengthen fight against IUU fishing
United States | 01:50 | The organisation Parties to the Nauru Agreement ensures that IUU fishing in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean is being targeted as never before following calls by Pacific Leaders to put an end to this practice. Full Story
EU Council backs Post-Brexit tariff rate quota agreement
European Union | 01:40 | EU ambassadors in Coreper endorsed a deal with the European Parliament on the draft regulation setting the new quotas to be applied after Brexit in respect of a number of agricultural, fish, industrial and processed agricultural products. Full Story
From Sea to Can: 2018 Southeast Asia Canned Tuna Ranking Report
Greenpeace has released the third ranking of Greenpeace Southeast Asia’s Tuna Cannery Ranking which evaluates 9 canned tuna brands in Thailand, 7 tuna canneries in Indonesia, and 7 tuna canneries in the Philippines.
IKEA Adds Delicious Salmon Balls to the Popular (M)eatball Range
Introducing salmon balls is contributing to the IKEA goal to offer a larger variety of healthier and more sustainable food that is delicious, good for the people and has a lower impact on the environment.
Sedna Technologies Selected for 2018 Accelerate and Start-Up Yard Programs
Sedna Technologies has developed a new traceability system for the seafood industry, which helps fishers monitor the condition of their harvests to reduce waste and bring higher-quality products to market.
Woolworths Partners with WWF for a More Sustainable Future
With more and more Australian shoppers choosing to buy seafood, Woolworths and the World Wide Fund for Nature Australia have partnered to further improve sustainable sourcing in the sector.
Norwegian cod exports grow thanks to better prices
Norway Norwegian fresh cod exports, including fillet, increased in volume by 3 per cent in November, when 2,600 tonnes of the resource were sold abroad and grew by 1 per cent in value.
New England clam harvesting grounds closed
United States The New England Fisheries Management Council has decided to close vital surf clam harvesting grounds in an effort to protect fish spawning areas.
Marine organisms could gather billions of plastic nanoparticles in a few hours
United Kingdom A study has determined that it takes a matter of hours for billions of minute plastic nanoparticles to become embedded throughout the major organs of a marine organism.
Damen introduces its financial leasing system for ships to South African fishing community
South Africa Damen Shipyards Cape Town deems the first Fishing Seminar, held in Cape Town, as a great success, where it introduced its new financial leasing system for ship building aimed at African shipowners, the fund "Africa Ship Leasing."