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  • Greenpeace highlights fishing’s ‘Risky Business’

    Greenpeace is warning investors of the “high risk” that recent changes to EU fishing and seafood legislation brings for financing fishing operations reliant on overexploited stocks, or the use of destructive or unselective methods. 21 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Australia bans supertrawlers

    The Australian government has banned supertrawlers – vessels of more than 130m in length – from fishing in Australian waters. 20 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • WTO rules against ‘dolphin-safe’ labels

    The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has ruled against dolphin-safe labels for canned tuna following Mexico’s complaint that amended US labelling rules are discriminatory. 17 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New freezing tunnel

    Hans Jensen Engineering is launching the new cooling and freezing solution MRT Carton Freezer (Multi Retention Time) at SPG 2015. 16 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New drainage concept from BLÜCHER

    Danish drainage manufacturer, BLÜCHER, is launching a new drainage concept at SPG 2015. 16 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Project to increase shrimp production capacity

    At SPG 2015, Danish company Semi-Staal A/S is presenting a new project for shrimp manufacturer NAQUA. 16 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Biomega fish oil FoS certified

    A Norwegian salmon oil, salmon meal and marine peptones producer has achieved Friend of the Sea certification. 16 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Pharmaq invests in production

    Norwegian fish vaccine manufacturer Pharmaq has chosen to invest heavily in large-scale GMP production of viruses for fish vaccines in a new facility at Kløfta, its largest ever investment. 16 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • CFO Gosse Boon to leave Nutreco

    Gosse Boon, chief financial officer (CFO) of Nutreco is leaving the company as of 1 July 2015. 16 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • PPS East launches ‘Re-Fresh’

    At next week’s Seafood Global Expo in Brussels, PPS East Limited will launch its new range of Re-Fresh fish boxes, which have been specifically designed and manufactured to meet the industry’s need for smaller volume reusable packaging. 16 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • HB Grandi reports good saithe fishing

    HB Grandi’s freezer trawler ‘Höfrungur III AK’ docked in Reykjavík, Iceland, on Tuesday morning after a 24-day trip. 16 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Better seafood labelling demanded in Australia

    An alliance of environmental and industry groups have called for clear seafood labelling in Australia. 16 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Best practices for reducing bycatch

    The Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP) has released a briefing on best practices for reducing bycatch in tuna longline fisheries. 15 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • IFFO to develop new standard

    The International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organisation, IFFO, is inviting public participation in the development of a new version of IFFO RS, a leading standard for the responsible sourcing of the marine ingredients. 15 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New technical paper on longline bycatch

    The FAO has published the technical paper ‘Bycatch in Longline Fisheries for Tuna and Tuna-Like Species: A Global Review of Status and Mitigation Measures.’ 15 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Master and owner fined for breaching fisheries regulations

    The master and owner of Irish fishing vessel ‘Skipper DA59’ have been convicted of breaching fishing regulations. 15 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Haikui Seafood set for growth

    China’s Haikui Seafood is expecting “stable growth” for 2015 after recording a 2.9% increase in revenue in 2014, despite a difficult market. 15 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Strike announced during Seafood Expo Global

    Following the announcement of a general strike that will affect public transportation in Belgium on 22 April 2015, the organisers of Seafood Expo Global have put an extensive transportation plan in place. 15 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Warming seas a risk to fish stocks

    Researchers from the Universities of Exeter and Bristol in the UK are warning that we could see a decline in popular fish species such as haddock, plaice and lemon sole, due to warming conditions in the North Sea. 15 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Call for Papers extended until 24 April 2015

    The deadline for the Call for Papers for the 6th Offshore Mariculture Conference has been extended to 24 April 2015. 15 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Marine Harvest hatchery upgrade

    Fusion Marine has helped to upgrade part of Marine Harvest’s Cairndow Hatchery in a development project that was completed within a tight timescale so as to meet juvenile fish production requirements at the unit. 14 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Shortlist announced for Aquaculture Awards

    The UK's Crown Estate has announced the shortlist for its 2015 Scottish Marine Aquaculture Awards. 14 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture