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  • The real meaning of sustainability

    Sustainability is the buzz-word in today’s seafood industry. To most people it refers to fishing practices designed to ensure that fish stocks are constantly being renewed and remain at a level where there will always be sufficient fish available for the future. 30 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Is China really a land of promise?

    China’s massive growth in the seafood sector hasn’t come without criticism, as Adrian Tatum reports. 30 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Selective science

    Menakhem Ben-Yami looks at the issue of selectivity in fisheries. 30 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • HB Grandi keeps ahead of the game

    Iceland’s HB Grandi has decided on the names of the five new fishing vessels it is having built at the Turkish Shipyard, Celiktrans Deniz Ltd. 29 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • One step closer to Bristol Bay relief

    The public comment period on the US Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposal to protect the Bristol Bay watershed from mining has come to end, with thousands of Americans pledging their support. 29 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Enthusiasm at IceFish

    Mustad Autoline has sold its Autoliner Coastal System to Icelandic company Kristbjörg Blikaberg, during the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition. 27 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New products and new contracts

    Icelandic distributor Eltak is “very happy” with this year’s Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition. Managing Director Jónas Ágústsson talks to World Fishing & Aquaculture about the new products on display and contracts signed during the exhibition so far. 27 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Safe2Land sold at IceFish

    Promens has sold its Safe2Land fresh fish unloading cage to Havfisk of Norway at the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition. 27 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • IceFish important to HB Grandi

    Despite not exhibiting at the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition, HB Grandi is encouraging its staff to visit the show and says that its guest list at this year‘s event is longer than in previous years. 27 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • IceFish Award winners announced

    Success within the commercial fishing industry was highlighted on Thursday evening at the 6th Icelandic Fisheries Awards, which was hosted by the Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture and the City of Kópavogur, in the beautiful Gerðarsafn Art Gallery. 26 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • BAP completes new hatchery standards

    The Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification program has completed the new BAP hatchery and nursery standards for finfish, crustaceans and mollusks. 26 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Cermaq Chile increases production capacity

    Cermaq Chile has acquired two new licenses for salmon production in Chile’s Region XII. 26 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • UK demersal landings highest in over 10 years

    The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) has published its annual UK Sea Fisheries Statistics 2013 report, which includes detailed figures on the UK fishing fleet, the number of fishermen, the quantity and value of landings, international trade and the state of key fishing stocks. 26 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Mackerel a ‘Fish to Eat’ once again

    According to the MCS, mackerel from the UK, Europe and Norway is once again a ‘good choice’ for consumers. But the MCS says that mackerel from other countries should be avoided – Icelandic and Faroese mackerel are the least sustainable choices. 26 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Cermaq offer on the table

    Mitsubishi Corporation, through its wholly-owned subsidiary MC Ocean Holdings Limited, is to launch a voluntary cash offer to acquire the entire issued share capital of Cermaq ASA for NOK 96 (US$15) per share in cash. 26 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Fish waste for profit

    Fish waste for profit – maximising return: utilising the entire fish, the first IceFish Conference held on the first day of the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition, provided delegates with a fascinating insight into the many products can be made from previously discarded parts of fish. 25 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Pilot programme targets female heart disease

    Non-profit Seafood Nutrition Partnership (SNP) has launched a pilot programme designed to help women understand and mitigate their risks of heart disease through a seafood-rich diet. 25 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Hercules-2 engine development project to get underway

    Wärtsilä and MAN Diesel & Turbo have jointly announced the formal commencement of the EU-funded Hercules-2 project, aimed at minimising emissions from large marine diesel engines. 25 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • A glimpse into the future

    The Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition 2014 was opened by the Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture, Sigurður Ingi Jóhannsson, in the presence of the Mayor of Kópavogur, Ármann Ólafsson and the guest of honour, the President of Iceland, Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson. 25 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ICES Conference ends on a high

    The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) has seen another successful Annual Science Conference, with this year’s event concluding with awards for the best oral and poster presentations. 24 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Seafood fraud rife among Danish fishmongers

    Oceana says that seafood fraud is rife among Danish fishmongers after its recent study revealed that 18% of cod sold is not actually cod but actually haddock or saithe. 24 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EU partners call for improved safety at sea

    European Social Partners in the fisheries sector (Europêche, Cogeca and ETF) are calling on the European Union to “attach urgency to the policy area of safety at sea in fishing”, which they say is lacking. 23 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture