Nissui names new president of Chilean trout farmer Salmones Antarctica

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 13:38:40 +0000


Naoki Kumakura, who assumes the role March 1, was previously president of Kurose Suisan, Nissui's yellowtail farming business in Japan

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Aldi probes Portugal supply chain after North Korean labor in China report

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 11:14:09 +0000


Aldi is looking at supply from one Chinese plant accused of using illegal North Korean labor to its Portuguese operation and has made a local processor suspend dealing with another

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Thai Union-owned John West parts ways with MD Stephenson

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 11:00:04 +0000


'He has played a pivotal role in redefining the John West brand identity in healthy nutrition, building a strong talented team, and driving our innovation pipeline'

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Samherji-linked investor snaps up fish processing systems firm

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 10:59:23 +0000


Icelandic investor Kaldbakur has acquired Optimar International after negotiations with the company's former shareholders, the German investment firm Franz Haniel & Cie

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Ecuador shrimp sector works on ‘internal protocols’ after China sulfite scuffle hits major exporters

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 10:55:19 +0000


China alerted Ecuador that it found higher-than-allowed levels of sulfur dioxide -- a residue chemical of sodium metabisulfite -- in some shrimp lots, plus improper labeling

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Filipino tuna giant Century Pacific forecasts strong growth despite challenges

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 10:33:28 +0000


Filipino tuna behemoth Century Pacific Food is poised for substantial growth, buoyed by its strong performance in Q4

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Japan’s Nissui, Maruha win MSC status for purse seine tuna fisheries

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 10:18:55 +0000


The two tuna purse seiner fisheries are in the Western Central Pacific, and for both yellowfin and skipjack

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Irish pelagics giant headed for trial over fraud allegations

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 10:17:33 +0000


Sean Ward, a fish exporting company based in Killybegs, has been directed to stand trial over accusations of tampering with weighing scales

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Masoval sets $30m CAPEX target as Q4 earnings, biomass disappoint

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 10:05:26 +0000


The NOK 320m CAPEX forecast for 2024 is likely driven by the group's processing reshuffle, according to analyst Fearnley Securities

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EU adopts updated tuna measures for Atlantic Ocean

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 09:59:44 +0000


The EU Council has formally approved a regulation integrating specific fisheries management, conservation, and control measures within the ICCAT convention area into EU law

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