Cliff White

Cliff White

Executive Editor

Cliff White is the executive editor of SeafoodSource. He has 15 years of experience as a professional journalist, including serving as the senior business reporter for the McClatchy-owned Centre Daily Times in State College, Pennsylvania, where he won state and national awards for his coverage of the development of the Marcellus Shale natural gas deposit and the Jerry Sandusky scandal. 

Published on
October 7, 2021

India and Vietnam significantly increased their shrimp exports to the United States in August 2021 ... 

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Published on
October 7, 2021

Aalborg, Denmark-based seafood processing equipment manufacturer Carsoe has entered into an agreement to acquire Intech, a Broenderslev, Denmark-based packaging and processing equipment specialist ... 

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Published on
October 5, 2021

After filing a rate tariff as required by a judge’s order, Alaska Reefer Management and Kloosterboer International Forwarding have renewed their push for a restraining order against U.S. Customs and Border Protection to halt it from continuing to fine them for using a contested shipping route that runs through Canada.

In a 1 October filing, the companies – which are involved in catching Alaska pollock and shipping it to the U.S. East

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October 5, 2021

Yerseke, The Netherlands-based Krijn Verwijs Yerseke and Brixham, U.K.-based Offshore Shellfish have partnered to produce a line of pre-cooked mussel dishes ... 

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October 5, 2021

Feed company Nutreco has co-invested in Norwegian land-based salmon farming venture AquaCon AS, which is aiming to build a recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) production facility in the U.S. state of Maryland ... 

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October 4, 2021

Juneau, Alaska-based Sealaska has purchased two Icelandic seafood companies and sold Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.-based Orca Bay Seafoods.

Sealaska, an Alaska Native Corporation, facilitated the merger of Orca Bay Seafoods with Odyssey Foods in 2017. In a press release, Sealaska said the company was being sold back to Orca Bay’s previous owner, Phil Crean, “for the next phase of its journey.”

In a 1 October announcement,

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Published on
October 1, 2021

Segovia, Spain-based Dibaq Group has been awarded Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification for one of its feed mills, becoming the first company in continental Europe to win certification for a feed mill.

The Global Seafood Alliance, which operates the BAP program, said the certification is evidence it is making inroads in continental Europe.

“Through the development of its Best Aquaculture Practices and Best Seafood Practices

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Published on
September 29, 2021

Canada Minister of Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard Bernadette Jordan lost her reelection bid in her local riding in Nova Scotia during the 44th Canadian general election on 20 September.

Her loss was partially blamed on controversial fisheries policies she pushed for, including a plan to shift aquaculture in British Columbia from in-ocean pens to land-based formats, as well as Fisheries and Oceans Canada’s

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September 29, 2021

A U.S. judge has denied requests from companies affiliated with pollock fishing firm American Seafoods to issue a temporary restraining order on U.S. Customs and Border Protection to prevent it from issuing fines for violation of the Jones Act.

U.S. District Court Judge for the District of Alaska Sharon L. Gleason ruled American Seafoods subsidiaries Alaska Reefer Management LLC (ARM) and Kloosterboer International Forwarding LLC (KIF) had

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Published on
September 27, 2021

Aquafeed and aquaculture equipment firm Grobest Group CEO Samson Li will be replaced by Hua Du ... 

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