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  • Tuna stock status update

    The International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF) released the latest version of its Status of the Stocks Ratings, which compiles the scientific records of the different major tuna stocks by each of the Regional Fisheries Management Organizations (RFMOs) into one document. 18 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New range of immersion suits

    Crewsaver has launched a range of three new immersion suits - the Endurance 140N, the Endurance and the Latitude 140N. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • IceFish Conference to be held next week

    The first Icelandic Fisheries Conference, ‘Fish for Waste Profit’ will be held on Thursday 25 September during the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition and is a must for anyone looking to maximise ROI from their seafood products. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Consistency codes for seafood labelling and sourcing

    The Sustainable Seafood Coalition (SSC), which includes major seafood suppliers, brands and supermarkets, has published two codes of conduct designed to give consumers clarity on sustainable labelling and sourcing. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Australia's waters full of plastic

    A new report has revealed that Australia's coastal rubbish is mainly plastic from Australian sources. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New appointments at HB Grandi

    Hb Grandi has made two new appointments - Erlendur Stefánsson is taking over as the company’s quality manager and Karl Már Einarsson will be the new fleet manager of freezer vessels. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • GAA honours Vietnamese seafood champion

    The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) is to present Vietnamese seafood champion Dr Nguyen Huu Dzung with a ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ at its GOAL 2014 conference next month. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Pinkies more effective than scarers

    Warp deflectors, commonly known as ‘pinkies’, are effective in reducing seabird interactions with trawl warp wires by 75%, according to a new report. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Turning tide for sustainable seafood

    The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has published two new reports which show the progress being made to secure the future of the world’s oceans. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • All change for fisheries at the EC

    New European Commission President-elect, Jean-Claude Juncker, has announced his new Commissioners and a new combined Environment and Maritime Affairs and Fisheries division, to be overseen by Dr Karmenu Vella. 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Black Sea anchovy fishmeal and oil certified

    Fish meal and oil from European anchovy by Turkish companies Koptur Balıkçılık and Dalyan Su Ürünleri, companies of Kobyalar Group, are now carrying the Friend of the Sea seal of approval. 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Toothfish fishery recertified

    The South Georgia Patagonian toothfish longline fishery has been certified as a sustainable and well managed fishery for the third time. 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Thai Union Group acquires seafood ‘King’

    Thai Union Frozen Products Public Company Limited (TUF) is to acquire 100% of the assets and the trademark of one of the world’s top seafood brands, Norway’s ‘King Oscar’. 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Young Scientist Award winner

    Kiranpreet Kaur, from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Sea Lice Research Center, has been announced as the Novartis Animal Health (NAH) Young Scientist Award for her presentation on the mechanism behind azamethiphos resistance in salmon lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis). 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Views sought on climate change impacts

    Seafish and the MCCIP (Marine Climate Change Impacts Partnership) are asking seafood businesses and organisations in the UK for their views on the impact of climate change on the seafood industry and how they might respond, in order to help the industry to adapt in the future. 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ICES honours scientists

    The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) has awarded the Prix d’Excellence to Carl Walters (US) and the Outstanding Achievement Award to Bill Karp. 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Unique Seafoods chases growth with £2.8m funding

    UK-based seafood wholesaler, Unique Seafood Ltd, is putting its growth plans into action after securing £2.8m in funding from Barclays. 15 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Marine Harvest acquires Chilean farming company

    Marine Harvest has inked an agreement to purchase the assets of bankrupt Chilean farming company, Acuinova, which will add 40 thousand tonnes per annum to its total capacity. 15 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Ecuadorian tuna fleet Friend of the Sea certified

    An Ecuadorian company operating in the ultra-frozen fish market worldwide, Transmarina C.A., has positively concluded a Friend of the Sea (FoS) audit for its tuna, mahi mahi, wahoo, opah and swordfish. 10 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • UK and Germany reject whaling

    A new poll indicates that nine out of 10 people in Germany and the UK disagree with Iceland’s decision to resume whaling, and more than four out of five people are unlikely to purchase seafood products from Icelandic fishing companies linked to whaling. 10 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Commissioner Damanaki ready to support EU fisheries

    European Commissioner Maria Damanaki has reassured the Council and the European Parliament that the European Commission stands ready to support the European fisheries sector, following Russia’s trade ban on certain fisheries products. 10 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Fish & Chip toolkit

    To help increase the understanding of fish provenance and responsible sourcing among employees and customers, Seafish is currently distributing a new toolkit to fish and chip shops. 10 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture