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New shellfish purification facility will benefit Ferrol harvesters

SPAIN | Wednesday, February 20, 2019
The Ferrol shellfish harvesting sector will be the main beneficiary of the shellfish purification plant set up in the fishermen's association facility of this municipality of the province of A Coruña, in Galicia.


Northerm shrimp shows slight signs of recovery
Canada | 23:50 | The state of the northern shrimp stock in key Shrimp Fishing Area 6, off the northeast coast of Newfoundland and Labrador, shows small signs of recovery this year, compared to the same time last year. Full Story
Nueva Pescanova and Isidro 1952 partner to commercialize turbot and se
Spain | 23:00 | Nueva Pescanova and Isidro 1952 have signed a collaboration agreement for the exclusive commercialization during the next five years of two of the aquaculture products that the latter cultivates: turbot and sea bream. Full Story
Argentina achieves Indian market opening for fishmeal
Argentina | 22:50 | The governments of Argentina and India signed several agreements in New Delhi, in the framework of the State Visit that President Mauricio Macri made to that country. Full Story
Marel: 2018 Results - 15% Revenue Growth and a Solid 14.6% EBIT Margin in 2018
Marel, the leading global provider of advanced equipment, reports record revenues of EUR 331 million in the final quarter of 2018, up 12% compared to the strong fourth quarter in 2017.
StarKist Expands Tuna Creations Pouch Line With New Asian Inspired Flavors
The latest innovation allows tuna lovers to expand their horizons with adventurous new flavors, which are now available on the company's recently launched web store.
Friend of the Sea Leads Just Eat to Take Shark Fin Soup off the Menu
Friend of the Sea announces victory as its online petition campaign, signed by over 3.000, has led the major global food delivery company Just Eat to take shark fin soup off their menu.
NetRobot Keeps Nets Free from Fouling
Mørenot is launching NetRobot, a net fouling cleaning robot that works continuously performing a brushing process that is gentle both on the net and on the fish.
PNA wide-ranging operatiron to assist ships that collided near Argentine waters
Argentina The Argentine Naval Prefecture is deploying a wide-ranging operation to assist the Chinese flagged Zhongyuanyu 11 vessel and the Spanish fishing vessel Pesca Vaqueiro, which for reasons under investigation, collided at 9 nautical miles outside the Argentine EEZ.
Supreme Court rules Svalbard snow crab belongs to Norway
Norway The Norwegian Supreme Court ruled that snow crab is a sedentary species and, consequently, that Norwegian authorities have exclusive rights to manage the crab stocks in the waters around the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard.
Galician trawler collides with Asian vessel near EEZ Argentine limit
Spain The Vigo-based trawler Pesca Vaqueiro and an Asian vessel collided at dawn today in the Argentina maritime boundary - the so-called "mile 201" -, northwest of the Falkland Islands.
New recovery plan launched for endangered Atlantic salmon
United States The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and NOAA Fisheries released a new final recovery plan for endangered Atlantic salmon, whose only remaining populations can be found in the State of Maine.