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The new France Pélagique trawler will replace two older vessels when it is delivered in late 2018

NFFO calls for clarification on UK fishing
The general election campaign is a prime opportunity for campaigning parties to clarify their intentions towards the UK fishing industry, The National Federation of Fishermen's Organisations (NFFO) has said. 26 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Marine Harvest innovative freshness tool
Marine Harvest is planning to introduce an innovative freshness tool for its fish products on the European market which promises to revolutionise the way the industry handles shelf life secure freshness and reduce food waste. 25 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
EU sets out action on western Mediterranean
The European Commission has launched an initiative for the sustainable development of the blue economy in the Western Mediterranean region. This is the fruit of years of dialogue between ten countries of the region who are ready and willing to work together on these shared interests for the region. 23 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Seafish launches Tools for Ethical Seafood Sourcing at Brussels Expo
Seafish, the UK’s seafood and fishing industry authority, will be participating in this week’s Seafood Expo Global in Brussels to provide briefings on Seafish initiatives, alongside launching their latest tool TESS: Tools for Ethical Seafood Sourcing. 23 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Bristol Bay 32-Footer
Growing up among the boats being built at his father’s yard and with several years crewing a Bristol Bay gillnetter, Rory Pitsch is able to call on a depth of experience when it came to building the latest gillnetter delivered by their yard at Sedro Woolley, Washington. 22 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Skaginn 3X receives Presidential Award
The 2017 President of Iceland’s Export Award for achievement in the export of Icelandic products and services has gone to Skaginn 3X. 21 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Biosecurity technology supports Oz fisheries
A mobile application aimed at strengthening Australia’s capability to manage and respond to significant aquatic animal disease incidents has been launched by the Australian Government. 20 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
DSM MEG-3 certified Friend of the Sea
DSM’s MEG-3 ingredients originating from approved fisheries and processed in DSM’s facilities in Peru and Canada (DSM Marine Lipids Peru SAC and DSM Nutritional Products Canada Ltd) are now carrying Friend of the Sea seal of approval. 20 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
MASTS success rewarded with further five years of funding
The Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland (MASTS) has secured a further five years of funding from the Scottish Funding Council enabling it to continue its work through to 2022. 19 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
MPAs - benefits or challenges?
If you’re involved in marine protected areas in your professional life, do you see them as positive in providing benefits or negative in limiting what you can do? Do they support or restrict your business or other activities in the marine environment, and how do they contribute to the ‘blue economy’? Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) wants to understand your views. 17 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Spanish presence at Brussels Expo
Spain’s Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Food and Environment (MAPAMA), will participate for the twenty-first time at Seafood Expo Global in Brussels 25th to the 27th of April. 16 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Furuno sets up in Indonesia
PT Furuno Electric Indonesia (Furuno Indonesia) has been established as a subsidiary company of Furuno Singapore pte Ltd to provide sales, promotion and after-service in Indonesia. 16 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Record month for Bergur-Huginn trawlers
The two trawlers run by Icelandic company Síldarvinnslan’s subsidiary Bergur-Huginn have been fishing exceptionally well, with each of them landing just short of 700 tonnes in a single month. 14 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
eMaritime Exchange launches Seafarer Social Network App
The eMaritime Group has launched a free social network app eMaritime Exchange for Apple and Android. 14 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
PPS acquires GW Containers
PPS, a supplier of returnable packaging services, has acquired GW Containers, a UK specialist in plastic fish boxes and insulated containers. 12 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
France Pélagique orders newbuild
France Pélagique, part of the Cornelis Vrolijk Group, has placed an order with Havyard in Norway for a new 80 metre pelagic trawler to replace two of its older vessels. 11 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
BIM urges fishermen to register with ComReg
Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), Ireland’s Seafood Development Agency, has joined forces with ‘All Aboard 2017’ to launch the new ‘Guide for Fishermen to Register Digital Safety Equipment with ComReg’. 11 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Twice Smoked Scottish Salmon shortlisted
Twice Smoked Scottish Salmon produced by Associated Seafoods Ltd (ASL) has been shortlisted for an illustrious Scotland Food & Drink Excellence Award in recognition of its great taste and quality. 11 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Carsoe to supply first fillet factory
Royal Greenland has chosen Denmark’s Carsoe to deliver a processing plant for its newest fillet trawler, the first complete fillet factory order for the company. 10 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
SFP announces combination of squid SRs
The Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP) says that two squid Supply Chain Roundtables (SRs) will merge together to encompass more than 20 squid fisheries worldwide in order to create a more sustainable global squid industry. 06 Apr 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture