US’ biggest Canadian snow crab import month in nine years could be tip of iceberg

Fri, 12 Jul 2024 16:58:42 +0000


'I'm not sure [about the US breaking the all-time Canadian snow crab import record], but one thing I did do is the math as far as the potential out of Canada, and there's still a lot of crab to be delivered' -- Les Hodges

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Canada’s first national strategy for wild Atlantic salmon ready for public input

Fri, 12 Jul 2024 16:38:33 +0000


The new strategy aims to protect the species by incorporating Indigenous knowledge and focusing on collaborative efforts to restore salmon populations and habitats

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New research reveals genetic clues about Alaskan sablefish

Fri, 12 Jul 2024 16:34:23 +0000


Researchers say the findings help provide better tools for the fishery's management

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Newfoundland harvesters vow to continue pressure over cod decision

Fri, 12 Jul 2024 16:31:25 +0000


'Our members are ready and willing to do what needs to be done so that our message is heard loud and clear'-- Greg Pretty, Fish Food and Allied Workers

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First shipment of Russian king crab arrives in China’s Taizhou

Fri, 12 Jul 2024 16:07:22 +0000


The inaugural shipment of 50,000 Russian king crabs arrived at the port of Taizhou in eastern China's Zhejiang province on July 7

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Russian industry group calls US pressure on MSC unfair competition

Fri, 12 Jul 2024 16:02:11 +0000


The US is trying to take European fish markets by wrongfully pushing out Russian competitors -- German Zverev, VARPE

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Latest US tilapia fillet imports show notable decline, forecast worst year in decade

Fri, 12 Jul 2024 15:44:51 +0000


'When we look at the situation of the fresh and frozen tilapia imports, it basically tells us that we should expect this year to be the lowest in terms of imports in the last decade' --Francisco Murillo, Tropo Farm

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US judge sentences five more for illegal Atlantic herring scheme

Fri, 12 Jul 2024 15:25:47 +0000


The defendants, who pleaded guilty in March, all received two years of probation in addition to a variety of fines and orders to pay restitution and provide community service

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Former ‘Codfather’ re-emerges as multimillion-dollar real estate lender

Fri, 12 Jul 2024 14:40:23 +0000


'I'm the bank now. You have no clue how relieved I am to be out of the fishing industry. This here: finance. It's better than the fishing business. You shitting me?' -- Carlos Rafael

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Norway salmon spot prices creep back up, but Chilean, Scottish ease

Fri, 12 Jul 2024 14:26:01 +0000


Spot prices for farmed Norwegian salmon are creeping back up in week 29 (commencing July 15), while Chilean and Scottish are easing again

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