Fisheries

  • European vessels
    News

    War support approved

    2022-06-22T07:21:00Z

    Financial support for the EU’s fisheries and the aquaculture sectors in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has been agreed

  • EJF China Report
    News

    China ‘rampantly’ overfishing

    2022-06-20T12:06:00Z

    Lack of transparency in China’s distant water fleet is enabling extensive illegal activities, warns the Environmental Justice Foundation 

  • Subsidies
    News

    WTO subsidies deal reaction

    2022-06-20T10:45:00Z

    WTO’s agreement curbing fisheries subsidies has sparked reaction from across the fisheries and seafood sectors

  • WTO’s 12th Ministerial Conference
    News

    Fishery subsidy crackdown

    2022-06-20T09:58:00Z

    A landmark agreement that limits harmful fisheries subsidies has been agreed by the World Trade Organisation 

  • Capelin
    News

    Q1 pelagic earnings soar

    2022-06-20T07:42:00Z

    Some 563,609 tonnes of fisheries products were caught by Iceland’s fishing fleet in the opening quarter of 2022

  • Cod
    News

    Iceland to cut quotas

    2022-06-20T06:57:00Z

    The Marine & Freshwater Research Institute has issued its fishing opportunities advice for the forthcoming 2022/23 season 

  • Blue whiting
    News

    Icelandic catch growth

    2022-06-17T05:51:00Z

    A large blue whiting catch helped the fishing fleet to land 33% more fish and shellfish in May 2022

  • EU fishing
    News

    Brussels told CFP is too ‘inflexible’

    2022-06-15T10:24:00Z

    The fishing sector is being prevented from adapting to the challenges to come, warns the European Association of Fish Producers

  • IceFish
    News

    IceFish 2022 winners

    2022-06-09T09:10:00Z

    Thirteen awards were bestowed at the 8th Icelandic Fisheries Awards, including two that recognised outstanding career contributions

  • Salmon
    News

    Salmon recovery funding

    2022-06-07T12:19:00Z

    Projects aim to bring Scotland’s salmon population back from crisis point

  • AB1924
    News

    Championing small-scale

    2022-06-06T10:23:00Z

    “I can’t seem to lose the passion for all this,” says returning Chairman of the Icelandic National Association of Small Boat Owners

  • HoppersA.IMG_1345
    News

    Rockhoppers made to last

    2022-06-06T10:08:00Z

    Icelandic supplier went to manufacturers in Europe to locate raw material for rockhopper footropes that have a longer working lifetime 

  • Satlink Vessel Monitoring System
    News

    Satlink UK approval

    2022-06-06T10:01:00Z

    Spanish technology group to supply systems for new inshore vessel monitoring scheme

  • SNTech.pisces-dawn
    News

    Precision fishing funding

    2022-06-01T10:04:00Z

    £1.8 million in new funding to boost the development of new fishing tech has been secured by SafetyNet Technologies

  • Hamp.blængur
    News

    Twin-rigger's record trip

    2022-06-01T09:57:00Z

    Icelandic-owned factory trawler lands a catch worth ISK 635 million

  • SkarS
    News

    New pelagic catcher

    2022-06-01T09:37:00Z

    Stadyard has completed the new pelagic vessel Skår Senior, which has been delivered to owner Roy Skår and his family

  • Toei Reefer
    News

    Inmarsat connects tuna crews

    2022-05-24T11:45:00Z

    Sashimi-grade tuna specialist Toei Reefer Line has switched its satellite service provision for four internationally-trading ships to Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress solution

  • Thai Union Medical Kits
    News

    Medical kits for Thai fishers

    2022-05-24T08:24:00Z

    More than 500 medical kits are being distributed to Thailand’s fishing fleet by Bangkok-based seafood giant Thai Union

  • Vietnam seafood exports
    News

    Vietnam export surge

    2022-04-20T10:51:00Z

    Despite the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict, Vietnam’s seafood sales to overseas markets increased 25% in March 2022

  • Fishmeal
    News

    Fishmeal production falls

    2022-04-19T12:28:00Z

    The total cumulative production of fishmeal in the first two months of this year decreased while the production of fish oil increased