Seafood Expo Global
April 21, 2020 - April 23, 2020
The Global Seafood Marketplace
Attendees access new products in fresh, canned, frozen, and value-added seafood, as well as storage, processing, and handling equipment.
Exhibitors put their products in front of thousand of top buyers,
Willem van der Pijl claims he knows little about seafood. A trained anthropologist, van der Pijl attests that people are his subject of expertise.
And yet – or perhaps because – of his unorthodox background, van der Pijl has become a key player in the global shrimp trade. Most recently, he facilitated an important meeting between Indian producers and European buyers to help ease tensions resulting from European Commission’s… Read More
Roughly one year ago, Westair founder Sébastien Termet found himself tinkering with the concept for a new aquaculture feeding device in his garage in France per the request of a frustrated fish farmer.
Feed distribution solutions and techniques had left something to be desired for the farmer, and Termet was determined to develop a system better suited to meet the needs of a complex, evolving aquaculture industry. When Termet emerged… Read More
A high-level Thai delegation to Seafood Expo Global reinforced the country’s commitment to become IUU free in the near future.
Thailand received a yellow card warning from the European Commission in 2015, after the commission said the Southeast Asian nation had not taken sufficient measures to tackle its problems with illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing.
“We have one of the most advanced reformed fisheries laws in the… Read More
Chile has brought its largest ever contingent to Seafood Expo Global, hoping to expand its trade in Europe and beyond on the back of its free trade agreements and a strategy built around open markets.
With 26 free trade agreements signed with 64 economies, Chile has free access to the largest global markets, according to Rául Fernández Daza, Chile’s ambassador to the European Union. Fernández Daza officially opened the… Read More
French companies Labeyrie Fine Foods and J.C. David took the top prizes at the 2018 Seafood Excellence Global awards, recognizing their smoked salmon and haddock products as the best being exhibited at Seafood Expo Global in Brussels, Belgium on Tuesday, 24 April.
Labeyrie Fine Foods, of Saint-Geours-de-Maremne, France collected the Best Retail Product award for its Christmas Smoked Salmon. J.C. David, of Boulogne-sur-Mer, France won the… Read More
The Seafood Expo Global and Seafood Processing Global event has returned to Brussels, Belgium for its 26th year, bringing thousands of seafood industry professionals to its doors for three days of business meetings, networking, product launches, and more.
With several exhibit halls to peruse, even the most gifted navigator could feasibly lose themselves in the shuffle of 1,946 exhibitors and even more attendees. Fortunately, the event's… Read More
Following a development process of more than a year, seafood supplier Culimer is launching a new line of retail skinpack packaging at Seafood Expo Global 2018.
The skinpacked products will include a range of seafood, including Marine Stewardship Council-certified tuna steaks, raw lobster, and a sushi at home starter pack. All told, the new line will feature more than 15 different products, and more than five seafood… Read More
Seafood buyers, suppliers, and professionals are arriving in Brussels, Belgium by the thousands for the 26th edition of Seafood Expo Global / Seafood Processing Global, the world’s largest industry-focused trade event, held this year from 24 to 26 April at the Brussels Expo. SeafoodSource, the official media provider for SEG18 and SPG18, is on-site in the Belgian capital, delivering the latest news coverage as the three-day exposition… Read More
The Hellenic Aquaculture Producers Organization (HAPO), a privately-owned non-profit representing approximately 80 percent of Greece’s aquaculture industry, will be hosting a food truck at this year’s Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global event in Brussels, Belgium from 24 to 26 April as a means to promote its new collective label, Fish from Greece.
Visitors and attendees of the exposition can stop by the silver truck… Read More
A luncheon to be hosted by the Global Aquaculture Alliance in Brussels, Belgium next week during Seafood Expo Global will serve as a launching point for a new independent not-for-profit organization intended to provide credible supply chain assurances for both farmed and wild seafood.
The new organization represents “the next phase in the responsible seafood journey,” GAA said in its announcement for the luncheon, which… Read More