MSC designation impacting Alaska pollock prices
By SeafoodSource staff
Published on 24 January, 2014
Prices for pollock from Russia are up after the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) designated the fishery as sustainable — but what’s good for Russia’s share of the world’s largest fishery is not as good for the Alaska side of the equation.
“People are complaining a lot. I know there was a lot of complaining at the [Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute] meeting in October in Anchorage, a lot of...