Bakkafrost ramping up salmon production at new US plant

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 17:52:18 +0000

Faroese salmon farmer Bakkafrost is ramping up processing operations at its newly completed plant in the US state of New Jersey

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Canadian, US lobster prices swing wildly at wharf

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 17:10:31 +0000

'We have to determine where we will reach stability' -- Stewart Lamont, managing director of the Tangier Lobster Company

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Maine members of US Congress take lobster trap rule worries straight to Biden

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 16:49:07 +0000

The lawmakers appear to goad Biden on, reminding him of a tweet he made when former president Donald Trump visited the lobster industry in Maine last summer

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Ecuadorian shrimp prices continuous rise shows sector getting back on its feet

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 16:27:42 +0000

Ecuador's Gabriel Luna of GLuna Shrimp said the market seems to be 'getting back on its feet' with a continuous increase in prices seen in the last few weeks

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China takes over Spain’s position as first buyer of Argentine fish

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 16:15:14 +0000

Spain has always been the main buyer of fish from Argentina, a position that China has recently taken over from the European country

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Norwegian, Chilean, Scottish salmon prices all look set for leap

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 15:54:33 +0000

A mix of fewer fish and greater demand is expected to push prices for all origins up in week nine; Norwegian could climb to their highest levels in eight months

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Newfoundland seafood processor associations ASP, SPONL join forces

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 15:50:51 +0000

'This is an important milestone in building an improved, stronger industry trade association for the seafood processing sector' -- Derek Butler, Association of Seafood Producers

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Norway’s fresh salmon exports drop again despite increase to Asian, UK markets

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 15:08:15 +0000

Export volumes of Norwegian fresh salmon fell by 4% week-on-week to 19,222t, despite an increase in sales to almost all Asian markets and the UK in week seven of 2021

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Outbreak at big UK player’s factory behind Grimsby coronavirus surge

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 14:41:42 +0000

Outbreak at a coated fish factory in Grimsby is enough to move the needle in coronavirus cases in the UK region of North East Lincolnshire

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Norway sees first 2021 catches of blue whiting, after capelin ‘adventure’

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 13:27:17 +0000

Norway's electronic auction expects good numbers of blue whiting delivered for human consumption, after vessels headed to Iceland for capelin cashed in to even greater levels than expected

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