The Trump card: How the new president will change the seafood industry


The day before U.S. Election Day on 8 November, 2016, Donald J. Trump was an outsider candidate with unorthodox political views and long odds to win the presidency. On 9 November, the political establishment was scrambling to fathom the election’s unexpected outcome: Donald Trump would be President. Join SeafoodSource Editor Cliff White as he discusses the Trump presidency and how its policies might affect the U.S. and global seafood industry with National Fisheries Institute President John Connelly. Connelly, the head of America’s leading trade association advocating for the fish and seafood community, will analyze Trump’s stance on issues including international trade, labor and environmental regulation, and the development of domestic natural resource extraction industries, and the impact his presidency will have on the world of seafood.