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
September 9, 2021

Taoyuan City, Taiwan-based aquafeed and aquaculture equipment firm Grobest has entered into an exclusive partnership with Singapore-based shrimp farmer Universal Aquaculture (UniAqua) to deliver a proprietary feed specially designed for the firms recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) vannamei farms ... 

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Published on
September 8, 2021

India exported nearly 66.3 million pounds of shrimp (30,070 metric tons) to the United States in July 2021, despite significant hurdles created by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic ... 

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Published on
September 8, 2021

An initial hearing on a lawsuit concerning approximately USD 350 million (EUR 294.3 million) in fines against American Seafoods and other companies associated with the company’s supply chain will take place on 17 September.

The fines, which relate to the use of an intermodal facility in the Canadian province of New Brunswick that is used to transport Alaskan seafood to the U.S. East Coast, are being challenged by American Seafoods

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September 8, 2021

Stavanger, Norway-based aquaculture nutrition company Skretting has promoted Jorge Diaz to the role of sustainability manager.

Diaz joined Skretting as communications manager in Chile in 2015 and was promoted to brand director in 2018, where he Jorge worked with former Skretting Sustainability Manager Trygve Berg Lea. In his new position, Diaz will focus on identifying, understanding, and mitigating environmental, social, and

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Published on
September 6, 2021

MMC First Process has won a contract from land-based fish-farming firm Atlantic Sapphire, on the back of reporting solid 2020 financial results ... 

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September 3, 2021

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has issued approximately USD 350 million (EUR 294.3 million) in fines against American Seafoods and other companies associated with the company’s supply chain.

The fines, which were all issued in August 2021, apparently relate to the use of an intermodal facility in the Canadian province of New Brunswick that is used to transport Alaskan seafood to the U.S. East Coast.

In response to the fines,

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Published on
September 3, 2021

Lars Erik Sjurseth, a former senior associate at accounting firm PwC, has joined seafood industry consultancy Seafood People as its chief financial officer manager of strategy and growth ... 

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September 2, 2021

Biomega Group, an ingredient supplier to the health and nutrition industry, has expanded its manufacturing plant in Skaganeset, Norway, near its headquarters in Bergen ... 

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September 1, 2021

A dozen players in Norway’s aquaculture sector have joined together to establish a collaborative alliance focused on aquaculture technology ... 

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August 31, 2021

Fosnavåg, Norway-based MMC First Process has signed a collaborative agreement with Indre Harøy, Norway-headquartered Salmon Evolution AS that will see the equipment and technology provider continue to work with the land-based salmon farming company through 2028 ... 

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