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 18, 2021

Trident Seafoods Founder Chuck Bundrant passed away at age 79 on Sunday, 17 October at his home in Edmonds, Washington, U.S.A.

Bundrant, born in the U.S. state of Indiana, dropped out of college in 1961, when he was 19, and moved to Washington state to work in the seafood industry. His first job was processing crab in Alaska, and he eventually worked his way up the industry’s food chain, founding Trident in 1972 and building it into a

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Published on
October 15, 2021

Minneapolis, Minnesota-based agricultural giant Cargill, a major aquafeed producer, has announced a partnership with The Conservation Fund’s Freshwater Institute to develop high-performance fish feed for recirculating aquaculture systems ... 

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Published on
October 15, 2021

Dundee, United Kingdom-based Ace Aquatec has hired Duncan Montgomery as its first chief financial officer ... 

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October 14, 2021

Global fishmeal production rose 6.5 percent in the first eight months of 2021, and fish oil production was up 12 percent in the same period ... 

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Published on
October 14, 2021

Pure Salmon has officially broken ground at the site of its planned USD 228 million (EUR 192.5 million) recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) facility in Tazewell County, Virginia, U.S.A. ... 

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Published on
October 13, 2021

Vladivostok, Russia-based Russian Fishery Company has signed an agreement with COFCO Imported Foods to push sales of its pollock fillet and surimi in China ... 

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Published on
October 12, 2021

A U.S. district court judge in Alaska has issued a ruling that will free up millions of pounds of Alaska pollock to enter the country.

At least 26 million pounds of Alaska pollock had been stuck en route to the U.S. due to a sudden flurry of fines issued by U.S. Customs and Border Protection against entities it accused of violating the Jones Act, which requires transportation of domestically-caught seafood inside the country to be

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Published on
October 8, 2021

Alfa Laval has acquired LiftUP, a manufacturer of waste-extraction systems for fish farms based in Eikelandsheiane, Norway ... 

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Published on
October 7, 2021

The Aleutian Pribilof Island Community Development Association (APICDA) has reached an out-of-court settlement with Trident Seafoods in a dispute over a joint venture agreement.

APICDA sued Trident in August 2020 for allegedly refusing to follow through on an agreement to buy a 25 percent stake in a joint venture to procure a seafood processing facility that processes salmon and whitefish in False Pass, Alaska.

Although an independent firm

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Published on
October 7, 2021

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

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