Shellfish

Published on
April 19, 2019

One of China’s largest agricultural conglomerates has registered a significant increase in aquafeed sales in 2018, which it credits to continued growth in crayfish cultivation

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Ivan Stupachenko

Published on
April 16, 2019

Russian fishing firm Mag-Sea International announced it will establish a shipyard for the construction and repair of crab-fishing vessels in Primorski krai, a region in the Russian Far East

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Jason Holland

Published on
March 19, 2019

Ex-vessel sales of brown crab (Cancer pagurus) in the two important European markets of France and the United Kingdom increased significantly last year, with a modest supply reduction driving up prices

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Published on
March 7, 2019

Soaring prices for sea cucumber are driving rampant trade in smuggled sea cucumber in China

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Chris Loew

Published on
March 6, 2019

A recent report from Morocco has uncovered evidence of an octopus smuggling scheme stretching from Mauritania to Europe. On 29 January, in the town of Dakhla, Moroccan police arrested a truck driver and seized five metric tons (MT) of octopus

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Cliff White

Published on
February 28, 2019

Last week, private equity group Champlain Financial Corporation, the owner of Riverside Lobster, Petit-de-Gras Packers Ltd., and Cheticamp Fisheries, purchased Boston Lobster Company and Cape Bald Packers, Riverside Lobster President and CEO David Deveau confirmed to SeafoodSource

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Cliff White

Published on
February 13, 2019

Silver Bay Seafoods has announced plans to build a 182-acre oyster farm near its existing processing facility in Sitka – one of two large oyster farms announced this week in Alaska

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Chris Loew

Published on
February 1, 2019

On 31 January, the Fisheries Agency announced its lowest total allowable catch (TAC) ever for squid

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Published on
January 29, 2019

Hotter summers in China’s key growing region are driving sea cucumber prices in China to record highs

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By

Chris Loew

Published on
January 28, 2019

Crab fishermen along the Sea of Japan are fretting over low stocks of young snow crab and fishing conflicts with South Korea

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