Jason Holland

Jason Holland

Contributing Editor reporting from London, UK

London-based seafood writer and communications consultant Jason Holland has been a contributing editor to SeafoodSource.com since January 2010. Jason has more than 25 years of experience as a B2B journalist and editor – a career that has taken him all over the world. He believes he found his true professional calling in 2004 when he started documenting the many facets of the international seafood industry and he’s particularly proud of the strong, collaborative relationships he has formed at all stages of the supply chain.

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February 7, 2022

As sea bream production in European Union member states has fallen over the last decade, a surge in production in Turkey has managed to more than counter the declines …

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February 7, 2022

The offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares in NTS ASA that was made last month by a group of shareholders in the Norwegian aquaculture group will not be promoted any further because of the second offer on the table, made by Atlantic salmon farming giant Mowi ASA ... 

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February 7, 2022

Mowi has landed its Scottish Salmon Fillets and Smoked Scottish Slices a listing from online retailer Ocado.

The fillets are available in 240-gram packages and the smoked slices in 100-gram packages, and both are independently verified as organic products by the Soil Association. They are now being sold on Ocado alongside the full Mowi Scotland range, along with another new Mowi product: slow-roasted, ready-to-eat piri piri

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February 3, 2022

Processing machinery and technology company Marel has reached an agreement to acquire the remaining 50 percent stake in whitefish primary processing equipment provider Curio, having bought 40 percent in 2019 and a further 10 percent last year …

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February 3, 2022

Gunnar Nielsen has been appointed to the position of chief financial officer (CFO) at SalMar ASA, and will take up the executive position with effect from 1 April, 2022 …

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February 2, 2022

European bioscience company Biomega Group has appointed Dr. Silke Middendorf to the role of Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) …

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January 31, 2022

Cooke Aquaculture Scotland has applied for planning mission for a second offshore organic salmon farm to be located off the coast of Orkney …

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January 28, 2022

Loch Long Salmon has been granted an environmental permit for its proposed fish farm in Argyll, keeping it on course to become Scotland’s first semi-closed marine fish production facility ... 

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January 28, 2022

Through social media, Skagen, Denmark, billionaire fisherman Henning Kjeldsen has confirmed he has sold all of his pelagic fishing quotas and a new fishing vessel currently under construction.

In a post, Kjeldsen said he sold out due to political pressure put on him and his family in recent years. However, Kjeldsen is not leaving the fishing industry entirely. He still retains ownership in two other fishing vessels and has a share in a third,

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January 28, 2022

Negotiations on a free trade agreement between the United Kingdom and Greenland have begun that will seek to reduce or remove tariffs on seafood, as well as strengthen other aspects of the relationship between the two countries.

Talks were launched on 27 January, 2022, at a meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark, between British Embassy Copenhagen’s Head of Political Katherine Dark and the Prime Minister of Greenland Múte Bourup Egede.

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