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Substantial boost for WA's fish health capabilities to support aquaculture grow

AUSTRALIA | Thursday, November 15, 2018
On the edge of the ocean at Watermans Bay, in Perth's northern suburbs, a suite of new lab...


Salmones Camanchaca doubled sales in Q3 thanks to higher harvests
Chile | 01:40 | The revenues of Salmones Camanchaca increased 121 per cent in the third quarter of this year due to the fact that the volume of sales doubled compared to the same quarter of 2017, reaching 12,805 tonnes WFE. Full Story
eFishery seeks to develop data-drive device offering cost-efficient so
Indonesia | 01:40 | Indonesian aquaculture startup eFishery has been granted USD 4 million by global investors such as Aqua-spark to further develop its data-driven device so that it becomes a platform that connects the entire ecosystem in fish and shrimp farming. Full Story
Thai Union opems tuna oil refinery plant in Germany
Thailand | 01:30 | Thai Union Group PCL. has successfully commissioned its Thai Union Marine Nutrients tuna oil refinery, located in Rostock, Germany, which produces highly refined tuna oil considered one of the best sources of Omega 3 and DHA. Full Story
NaturalShrimp Announces Final Tests on its Indoor All-Natural Patented System to Grow Top-Grade Shrimp Without Toxic Chemicals
The company today announced it is running final tests on its new and improved patented system at its production facility, this technology ensures that harmful organisms cannot destroy the shrimp.
Mintec's New Commodity Procurement Platform Set to Transform Negotiations Between Buyers and Sellers
Mintec, the leading independent provider of food and associated raw material pricing data, has launched a new platform for procurement professionals, powered by Robotic Process Automation.
Actemsa Achieves Certification for Sustainable Tuna Sourcing
Spanish import export seafood company ACTEMSA achieves Friend of the Sea certification for traded skipjack, yellowfin and bigeye tuna that originates from approved pole and line and purse seine fleets
New Good Fish Finger Guide Launched
The MCS hopes that its new Good Fish Finger Guide will raise awareness of the origins and sustainability of fish fingers and better engage consumers to follow its wider seafood advice.
Echebastar Indian Ocean purse seine skipjack fishery achieves MSC certification
United Kingdom The Echebastar Indian Ocean purse seine skipjack tuna fishery has achieved certification to the MSC Fisheries Standard.
Spanish fleet expressed concern about socioeconomic impact of bigeye tuna measure
Spain The Spanish tuna fleet has expressed its concern over the adoption of a new measure to manage the resources of bigeye tuna in the Atlantic Ocean by the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas.
Second anchovy fishing season begins in northern-central area
Peru The Ministry of Production has authorized the start of the second fishing season for anchovy (Engraulis ringens) and long-nose anchovy (Anchoa nasus) in the northern-central area of ??Peru.
Tuna fishing second closure period began
Ecuador Starting last Friday, and for 72 days, until January 19, 2019, the second closure period for tuna fishing will be effective, reported the Ministry of Production, Foreign Trade and Investment.