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Other Media | La Voz de Galicia: A 'Brexit' in slow motion for fishing

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

"So that they give us the kick in three years, it better be now", argues the sector before the London proposal for the exit of the community fleet

Keep calm and carry on. The phrase of the famous poster with which the British Government tried to raise the morale of the population in World War II is, in essence, the one that Michel Barnier hung in his press release after the ninth round of negotiations with the United Kingdom. But he conjugated it in the future: "We will keep calm and move on", united and determined until the end. Until the end of some arguments that have choked on the thorns of fishing.

Author: J. F. ALONSO E. ABUÍN / La Voz de Galicia | Read the full article here

Other Media | iPac.acuicultura: The Government of Canada prepares a consultation with a view to renewing, or not, licenses for cage aquaculture at sea

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) announced this past week that it will begin consultations with First Nations from Holmalco, Klahoose, Komoks, Kwiakah, Tla'amin, We Wai Kai (Cape Mudge) and Wei Wai Kum (Campbell River) over the aquaculture sites in the Discovery Islands. The information collected will be taken into consideration when the Government decides to renew, or not, the licenses for salmon aquaculture facilities located in the area before the expiration date set in December of this year. 

Source: iPac.acuicultura | Read the full article here

Other Media | Industrias Pesqueras: Peru opens exploratory fishing for silverside and woolly fish for scientific purposes

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

The Ministry of Production (Produce) has authorized the Institute of the Sea of Peru (Imarpe) to start exploratory fishing for the silverside resource (Odontesthes regia) for a period of 15 days or, failing that, until reaching 175 tons as the maximum catch to investigate or determine the decline in spawning of said resource. And the exploratory fishing of the woolly (Aulacomya atra), with artisanal fishing boats in the province of Ilo, Moquegua Region.

The exploratory fishing for silversides enters into force today and the investigation will allow to determine the current state of the resource, with emphasis on the structure by size, size and evolution of the main reproductive indicators in order to determine the decline in spawning of said resource.

Source: Industrias Pesqueras | Read the full article here

Other Media | The Fish Site: USDA greenlights direct aid to Covid-19-affected aquaculture operations

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

The USDA has earmarked an additional $14 billion for aquaculture producers who continue to face market disruptions and increased costs due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis.

The US Department of Agriculture is urging producers to sign up for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Programme (CFAP-2) after gaining an additional $14 billion in funding. The programme will run through 11 December 2020.

Aquaculture operations that are experiencing ongoing financial difficulties due to Covid-19 can apply for CFAP 2 at local county Farm Service Agency offices.

Source: The Fish Site | Read the full article here

Other Media | SeafoodSource: Coronavirus, added supply pushing Atlantic cod prices downward

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

Atlantic cod has been a stable, steady commodity for the global seafood market in the past decade. And it will continue to serve that role in the coming years, according to a panel of cod experts assembled for a 1 October webinar, “Opportunities and Challenges in the Atlantic Cod Marketplace,” organized by Sea DataCenter in cooperation with Maritech Solutions and SeafoodSource, and hosted by Sea Data Center Managing Director Anna Björk Theodorsdottir.

Global groundfish catches have been stable over the past three years, averaging 7 million metric tons (MT) each year. 

Author: Cliff White / SeafoodSource | Read the full article here

IN BRIEF - Primorsky branch of Glavrybvod started catching chum salmon producers

Monday, October 05, 2020

Since September 21, the Primorsky branch of the FSBI "Glavrybvod" has begun to catch chum salmon spawners on the rivers: Barabashevka, Ryazanovka, Narva, Poyma, Khasansky  district of Primorsky Territory and on the Serebryanka River in Terneisky District of Primorsky Territory.

n total, the specialists of the Primorsky Branch hunted 770 chum salmon and 1786 male chum salmon, transplanted the caught broodstock into cages for aging, and conducted bioanalysis. Selection and laying of eggs are planned during the week. The ratio of females to males is currently 0.4: 1. The development of the quota is 7,921 tons out of 184,196 tons (4%). In accordance with the order of the Federal Agency for Fishery of December 10, 2019, the Primorsky branch was provided with the corresponding volume of chum salmon for commercial fish farming - 184.196 tons, and on July 23, 2020, permits were obtained to catch chum salmon for commercial fish farming.

Source: FSBI Glavrybvod

Other Media | SalmonBusiness: Japanese Grieg family owned land-based salmon farm plans listing

Monday, October 05, 2020

Proximar Seafood plans to produce land-based salmon at the foot of the iconic Mount Fuji in Japan. Now the largest owner of Proximar Seafood, the Grieg family, has announced that the company may be listed on the Oslo Stock Exchanges’ Merkur Market during the autumn.

SalmonBusiness has reported on Proximar Seafood several times, most recently at the end of July, when co-founder and CEO Joachim Nielsen stated that they were ready to start construction of the facility.

Source: SalmonBusiness | Read the full article here

Other Media | FiskerForum: British fishing’s billion pound turnover

Monday, October 05, 2020

The UK fleet recorded its third £1 billion turnover year in a row in 2019, according to figures published by Seafish.

Seafish’s The Economics of the UK Fishing Fleet 2019 report follows the release of the Fleet Economic performance dataset earlier this year and includes analysis from Seafish. A new online tool allowing users to access and explore the underlying data more easily has also been released.

The Economics of the UK Fishing Fleet 2019 report demonstrates that the total operating profit for the UK fleet in 2019 was £240 million, a similar figure to 2018 as drop in total costs offsets a decrease in income.

Author: Quentin Bates / FiskerForum | Read the full article

IN BRIEF | VNU announces new schedule for 2021

Monday, October 05, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, travel restrictions, and ongoing worldwide uncertainty, VNU Group modifies its show calendar to secure successful inter-regional exhibitions during the second half of 2021.
The schedule modifications will result in the postponement of six leading events in the agribusiness sectors, which are organized by VNU Asia Pacific, VNU Europe, and partners. The events were originally planned to take place in the upcoming months in Southeast Asia.  

VIV Asia and the newly co-located events, Meat Pro Asia and Free from Food Asia, were originally planned for March and are now scheduled to take place on September 22-24, 2021 at IMPACT, Bangkok, Thailand

ILDEX Vietnam will now take place from July 21-23, 2021 at SECC (Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Following in Q4, both ILDEX Indonesia and Aquatica Asia shows will take place from November 24-26, 2021 at ICE (Indonesia Convention Exhibition), Jakarta, Indonesia.

Other Media | FiskerForum: 2021 Pelagic recommendations: herring up, mackerel down

Sunday, October 04, 2020

ICES has announced its 2021 North-Eastern Atlantic quota recommendations for mackerel, Atlanto-Scandian herring, horse mackerel and blue whiting.

The recommendation is for mackerel to be set at 852,284, an 8% reduction on this year’s quota. The stock is regarded as being in a strong condition with consistently good recruitment, even though the advice is for a reduction in catches.

Participating nations failed to agree on 2020 mackerel catch allocations, and quota for this year add up to 1,090,879 tonnes, exceeding the ICES 2020 recommendation for a maximum catch of 922,064 tonnes.

Author: Quentin Bates / FskerForum | Read the full article here

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