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  • 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

  • ASC Feed Standard discussed

    Last week around 50 experts in marine, plant, animal and micro ingredients, as well as supply chain and feed mill experience, gathered together for the ASC Responsible Feed Project working group event. 10 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • W & J Knox to focus on aquaculture sector

    W & J Knox has sold its fibre and carpet yarn processing division to The Aquafil Group to enable the company to focus on its core activities of supplying netting and marine support services to the aquaculture industry. 10 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Fish and Chip shop of the year award 2015

    Twenty UK fish and chip shops have made the shortlist for the 2015 Fish and Chip Shop of the Year Award, part of Seafish’s 2015 National Fish & Chip Awards. 09 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Chinese fish oil achieves FoS certification

    China’s Huatai Biopharm, a US FDA cGMP approved manufacturer and supplier of ultra-pure and highly concentrated marine Omega-3 EPA/DHA fatty acids, has positively concluded the Friend of the Sea Chain of Custody audit. 09 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Krill fishery enters MSC assessment

    A Norwegian Antarctic krill fishery has entered assessment for the Marine Stewardship Council’s standard for sustainable fishing. 09 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Celebrating 30 years of IceFish

    World Fishing & Aquaculture editor Carly Wills speaks to Marianne Rasmussen-Coulling, events director at Mercator Media, just ahead of the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition about the highlights of this year’s show. 08 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Sustainability up in US west coast

    The Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch programme in the US is moving 21 species of west coast fish to sustainable status because of the success of a fisheries management programme championed by the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF). 08 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • SFT supports Scottish marine projects

    The Scottish Fishermen’s Trust (SFT) is supporting a range of fisheries science and conservation projects, providing grants in excess of £100,000 so far this year. 04 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EC on Russian trade ban

    Following Russia’s announcement on 7 August to ban imports of certain fisheries products from the European Union, the European Commission has said that it is working closely with Member States authorities to gather evidence on the impact of the Russian trade measures in the fisheries sector and to outline the available support to the sectors affected by the ban. 04 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Associated Seafoods appoints Commercial Manager

    Beth Clark has been appointed Commercial Manager of Associated Seafoods Ltd (ASL) in a move to further boost business growth. 04 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Seaweed farming revolution

    The Scottish Association for Marine Science has joined forces with EU peers from 10 other countries to develop a new textile that the partners believe can revolutionise seaweed farming. 04 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • First Oxytetracyclines screen test

    A new test for Oxytetracyclines has been developed by Randox Food Diagnostics, coinciding with a sharp rise in the antimicrobial agent’s residues within Asian seafood products. 04 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • TUF to acquire MerAlliance

    Thai Union Frozen Public Company Limited (TUF) has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of MerAlliance, a leading European smoked-salmon producer. 04 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Engines on display

    MD Vélar is an agent for Mitsubishi, Sole and PJ Diesel in Copenhagen, and specialises in parts and maintenance issues for ship machinery, turbochargers, woodward pacemakers and diesel systems. 04 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Virtual experience at IceFish

    At IceFish Kraftvélar will be displaying its newest range of equipment for material handling in the fishing industry. 04 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New thinking in water cooling

    To meet the growing demand of the fishing and processing industry for more effective ways to cool down process water, Frostmark’s design team went back to the drawing board to see if they could come up with a solution that answered the market’s demand. 04 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture