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  • Programme announced for Shellfish Association conference

    The Shellfish Association of Great Britain (SAGB) has released the programme for its 46th annual conference. 18 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Korean processor achieves MSC certification

    Hansung Enterprise Co., Ltd, a seafood processor based in Busan, South Korea, has achieved Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Chain of Custody certification. 18 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • BAP to undergo GSSI pilot testing

    The Global Aquaculture Alliance’s Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) is among the third-party seafood certification schemes that are about to undergo pilot testing against the Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative’s (GSSI) updated Global Benchmark Tool. 18 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ISSF reveals updated status of stocks

    The International Seafood Sustainability Foundation’s (ISSF) latest ‘Status of the Stocks Ratings’ reveals notable improvements for some stocks, but highlights that overfishing is still an issue for others. 18 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Northbay Pelagic orders processing lines in Boston

    Baader’s long term partner, Northbay Pelagic, finalised the order of 17 state of the art pelagic fish processing machines and one TRIO FDS 55 Skinner during the Boston Seafood Show. 18 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Jack mackerel report released

    The results of the latest science regarding a key small pelagic fish stock has been released. 18 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Humane harvesting of wild fish

    US Seattle-based natural resource company, Blue North, says it has introduced the world’s first initiative to ensure humane harvesting of wild fish and establish ethical standards for fish harvesting. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Thread herring fishery enters assessment

    The Southern Gulf of California thread herring fishery has entered the Marine Stewardship Council’s (MSC) full assessment process. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Crab fishery enters MSC assessment

    The blue swimmer crab fishery in Western Australia’s Peel-Harvey inlet is seeking Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ASC looks at driving change in aquaculture

    This year’s Seafood Expo North America saw the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) bring together a distinguished panel to join the discussion on what drives environmental and social responsibility in aquaculture. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Four-star BAP status for True North

    True North salmon from Atlantic Canada and Maine has achieved four-star Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) status. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • €17.8m investment for Ireland’s fishery harbours

    A €17.8m Capital Investment Package for the ongoing development of Ireland’s publicly owned fishery harbours and local harbour network has been announced. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New Trailblazer Apprenticeship

    UK authority Seafish has been given the green light to develop a new Trailblazer Apprenticeship for new entrant fishermen in England. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Presidential Task Force releases IUU action plan

    The Presidential Task Force on Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing and Seafood Fraud has released its action plan. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • IUU vessel detained

    IUU-listed fishing vessel ‘Kunlun’ has been detained for investigation by Thai officials in Phuket. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Spain tackles IUU fishing

    The Spanish government is launching an investigation into several companies for alleged links to illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing under its new fisheries law. 16 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New technique improves fishery forecasts

    A powerful method for analysing and predicting nature’s dynamic and interconnected systems is providing new forecasting and management tools for Canada’s premier sockeye salmon fishery. 16 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • MAN power and exhaust cleaning for trawlers

    Three new wetfish trawlers designed by Nautic for Icelandic fishing company HB Grandi will boast MAN Diesel & Turbo main engines and selective catalytic reduction (SCR), the Danish engine designer reports. 13 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Vaccines for Vietnam

    Global healthcare leader, MSD Animal Health, is helping protect against a common disease affecting warm water fish in Vietnam with AQUAVAC Strep Sa and NORVAX Strep Si vaccines. 12 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New fisheries manager at MSC

    The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has a new fisheries manager for the US Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico fisheries as a primary outreach for these areas. 11 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Four stars for Marine Harvest Canada

    Marine Harvest Canada (MHC) is the first salmon company in British Columbia and the second in the world to achieve four-star Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification. 11 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Anti-IUU measures could positively affect pricing

    Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. has said that it acknowledges the recent measures taken by the Indonesian government to combat illegal fishing activities on the Arafura Sea of Indonesia, and expects these measures to impact positively on the company’s pricing. 11 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture