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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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… Read More
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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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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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.”
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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… Read More
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… Read More
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… Read More