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  • Adding value the way forward for pangasius

    In the first nine months of 2014, the value of Vietnam’s exports of frozen pangasius products remained more or less static at $1.28 billion, a slight rise of 0.2% compared with the same period last year. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Rewarding sustainable fishermen

    A new report asks that fishing boats bringing benefits to local communities and conserving UK seas must be rewarded with more opportunities to fish. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • BAP set to grow again in 2014

    The Global Aquaculture Alliance’s (GAA) Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) program is again expecting year-on-year growth, in terms of the number of BAP-certified facilities and the volume of product originating from BAP-certified facilities. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Celebrities urge consumers to try more fish

    The UK’s National Federation of Fishermen’s Organisation’s (NFFO) new blog has been launched with an article by ex-England rugby star Matt Dawson. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • HB Grandi expansion

    Groundbreaking has taken place for the expansion of HB Grandi‘s Nordurgardur processing plant in Iceland. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Abalone farming expansion gets green light

    Ocean Grown Abalone has been granted approval to expand its abalone aquaculture operations in Flinders Bay, off Augusta, Western Australia. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EU and Guinea-Bissau agreement signed

    The EU and Guinea-Bissau have signed a new three-year fisheries Protocol under the Sustainable Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the two parties. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Long-term plan to boost Somalian fisheries

    UK-based fisheries consultancy, MacAlister Elliott and Partners (MEP), is working to develop a long-term plan aimed at boosting economic growth for fisheries in Somalia and Somaliland. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Mackerel agreement reached

    The EU, the Faroe Islands and Norway have reached agreement on North-East Atlantic mackerel TACs for 2015. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EU-Senegal sign FPA

    The EU and Senegal have signed a new five-year Sustainable Fisheries Partnership Agreement, following an eight year hiatus. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • MSC works on bycatch mitigation tool

    The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) is working with New England Aquarium to develop an online tool that will help share information and ideas about the mitigation and avoidance of unwanted catch. 24 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Eat your heart healthy with seafood

    Women can mitigate their risk of heart disease through a seafood-rich diet, according to results from a new pilot programme carried out by Seafood Nutrition Partnership. 21 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Rebuilding the Atlantic cod stock

    Canada has announced the development of a rebuilding plan for the southern Newfoundland Atlantic cod stock in NAFO Sub-Division 3Ps. 21 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • European outrage at ICCAT results

    The results of the 14th International Conference for the Conservation of Atlantic Tuna (ICCAT) have been slammed by the EU fishing industry, which it says are “ill-thought out”. 20 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Asian carp processing plant planned

    Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has announced that Riverine Fisheries International LLC plans to build a fish processing operation in Fulton County, Kentucky, USA. 20 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New NFI Crab Council member

    The NFI Crab Council has welcomed Ocean Source Group as its latest member. 20 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Farmed yellowtail kingfish FoS

    Yellowtail kingfish producer Clean Seas has been confirmed compliant with Friend of the Sea’s criteria for aquaculture at sea. 20 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Seaweed farming brings opportunities to Ireland

    Seaweed farming offers Ireland the opportunity to become a producer of one of the EU's fastest growing food categories that could boost Irish seafood sales by an additional €10m per year by 2020. 20 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ‘Akamalik’ reports great fishing

    Royal Greenland vessel Akamalik has reported great fishing using Vónin shrimp trawls. 20 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • NEAFC makes improvements on shark management

    The North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission (NEAFC) has adopted shark conservation measures, including a ‘fins-attached’ requirement, but has failed to agree on other commercial species like mackerel and herring. 19 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • PEI lobster trap fishery certified

    The Prince Edward Island (PEI) lobster trap fishery has achieved Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification. 19 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Greenpeace blocks S. Korean vessel

    Greenpeace is protesting against South Korea's "lack of control over its illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) activities" by blocking the departure of fishing vessel 'Insung 3' from Busan. 19 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture