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  • Marine Harvest revenues on the rise

    Marine Harvest is set for an overall strong 2014 after recording an operational EBIT of NOK 912 million (US$139m) in the third quarter, compared to NOK 793 million (US$121m) in Q3 2013. 23 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Tucal factory at full capacity

    Tucal will be ending 2014 with its factory working at full capacity to fulfil orders before Christmas. 23 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • The Norwegian Reference Fleet

    It is very important that the research scientists who give advice on fisheries management issues have sound knowledge about the different fisheries; how and where the fleets operate during the season, and what and how they fish. 23 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • First oyster farms certified to ASC

    Three oyster farms have become the first in the world to enter assessment against the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) Bivalves Standard for responsible aquaculture. 22 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Ice plant starts to take shape

    Work is well underway on the vital new £1.2m ice production and chilling facilities being created at Plymouth Fisheries, UK. 22 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Owner satisfied with vessel’s performance

    In June 2013, Polish Shipyard Poltramp began the construction of a 20.99 x 8.5m longliner for a Norwegian customer. 22 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Karmenu Vella in charge of delivering healthy oceans

    The new European Commission, headed by President Jean-Claude Juncker, has been confirmed by the European Parliament vote. 22 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New facilities for Haikui Seafood

    The Chinese subsidiary of Haikui Seafood AG is relocating its existing processing facilities to the new Dongshan Marine Biotechnology Industrial Park. 22 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Plans to save the European eel

    A report on the measures taken by EU countries to ensure the recovery of European eel has been issued by the European Commission. 22 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EC adopts discard plans

    The European Commission has adopted a series of discard plans to prepare for the discard ban to come into operation on 1 January 2015. 22 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Honouring Antarctic conservation commitments

    The Antarctic Ocean Alliance (AOA) is calling on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) to honour its conservation commitments and agree to “lasting and significant” Southern Ocean protection. 21 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • First Asian shrimp farm ASC certified

    Vietnam’s Quoc Viet is the first Asian shrimp farm to be certified to the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) Shrimp Standard. 21 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • The jumping mullets

    Grey mullets are funny fish. When fenced off - they'll just jump over the net corkline and laugh at you from the outside. They may also jump back and forth - just for fun. 21 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Super cooling improves quality and extends shelf-life

    Cod is considerably more valuable fresh than frozen, according to Vilhjálmur Vilhjálmsson, CEO of HB Grandi, one of Iceland’s largest fishing companies. 21 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Producing krill oil at sea improves quality and saves costs

    Andrew Martin looks into the benefits of producing krill oil at sea. 21 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • DiCaprio donates $2m

    The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation has donated a $2m grant to Oceans 5, dedicated to stopping overfishing and establishing marine reserves in the world’s five oceans. 21 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Aquaculture partnerships in Timor-Leste

    Two agreements that will promote aquaculture as a means to improve nutrition and reduce poverty were signed in Timor-Leste as part of a celebration of World Food Day on 16 October. 21 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ‘Ljubica’ delivered

    Tuna freezer vessel ‘Ljubica’ has been delivered by Zamakona Yards to owner group Jadran, based in Ecuador and Panamá. 21 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Stern trawler design and equipment

    The Armon shipyard in Gijón, Spain, has entered into a contract to build a new £6.5m stern trawler for Norwegian fishing company, Ramoen, which will both be designed and equipped by Rolls-Royce. 20 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Fisheries leaders work for sustainable African oceans

    Fisheries leaders from across government, NGOs and industry gathered last week to discuss solutions to overfishing in African oceans, and how the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) programme could help towards a sustainable future. 20 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New EU project looks at aquaculture challenges

    A new research project is being carried out by Malta-based AquaBioTech Group and the University of Istanbul to look at the environmental and fish health challenges faced by the European aquaculture industry. 17 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • $3.8m funding for Canadian salmon genome project

    A genome project being carried out by the Canadian University of Guelph that could help improve the Atlantic salmon aquaculture industry, is to receive CAD$3.8m in federal and industry funding. 16 Oct 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture