Thu. Feb 21 2019

Ocean Beauty Distributing Popular Swedish Frozen Food Brand Findus

Wendy’s Brings Back North Pacific Cod Sandwich for Lent Despite Pollock Price Difference  

CPF and Thai Union Both Report Improving Shrimp Results  

Proposal to Prioritize Personal Use Over Commercial Salmon Fishing in Cook Inlet Goes Before AK BOF

NMFS Publishes Final Scallop Framework for 2019, Quotas Very Similar to Last Year  

Chicken of the Sea Rolls Out To-Go Tuna Cup Nationwide  

Lund’s Fisheries Hires Seafood Veterans for Sales, Customer Service  

Young’s Seafood Redesigns Popular Gastro Line in Effort to Grow Brand

Thai Union to Buy Remaining 49% Stake in TMAC Shrimp Feed JV with Mitsubishi  

Good Catch Debuts Plant-Based Tuna at Whole Foods, Thrive Market Summary Thursday, February 21

Wed. Feb 20 2019

Trident Has Proposed Settlement with EPA on Refrigeration Leaks, Pledges $23 Million Upgrade

EU Competition Police Raid 3 Norwegian Salmon Companies with Offices in Scotland and Netherlands    

Alaska Fishing Updates for February  

Study: Ocean Acidification Harms Atlantic Cod  

European Commission Approves Acquisition of Three Greek Aquaculture Companies by Amerra and Mubadala  

Birdlife International Joins NGO Chorus of Criticism of MSC

LoveTheWild CEO Jacqueline Claudia Named to Seafood Nutrition Partnership’s Board of Directors Summary Wednesday, February 20

Tue. Feb 19 2019

Alaska Delegation Leads Bipartisan Support for Young Fishermen's Development Act in New Congress

Zhanjiang Guolian Aquatic Products Raises $90 Million for New Shrimp Plant  

New Lobbying Push for American Aquaculture Act Launched by Seafood and Environmental Coalition

Smoked Alaska Seafoods Recalls Product Due to Possible Botulism Risk

Thai Union, WWF-UK Recognized at 2019 Edie Sustainability Leaders Awards

Sea Watch Celebrating National Clam Chowder Day by Providing Thousands of Bowls to Shelters  

Nueva Pescanova Group Launches Fish Solutions Website to Support Foodservice Professionals

Phillips Foods Launches 3 New Value-Added Options  

U.S. Coast Guard Partners with Canada’s DFO on Fisheries Enforcement Operations in South Pacific

San Diego Restaurant Lionfish Recognized as 2019 James Beard Foundation Smart Catch Leader Summary Tuesday, February 19

Mon. Feb 18 2019

Sysco Adds Portico Classic Wild Alaska Pollock Bites to Cutting Edge Solutions Platform  

Coast Guard, Good Samaritan Rescue 5 Crew Members After Cod Boat Sinks Off Dutch Harbor

Clearwater Requests Advanced MSC Audit of Lobster Fishery, Audit to Review Lobster Pot Conviction  

Russia Plans Accelerated Research Activities and Construction in Domestic Industry  

Grocery, Beverage Sales Increase 1.9 Percent Over November-December Holiday Season Summary Friday, February 18

Fri. Feb 15 2019

Bumble Bee Foods Settles Price-Fixing Lawsuit with Sysco  

Southern Oregon Crab Under Evisceration Order Again  

Spending Bill Ensures Better Catch Accounting for Gulf Anglers

Chile Looks to Salmon Stability for a Profitable Business Model, Expects Moderate Growth for Years  

Mowi Aqua Feed Plant in Scotland Expected to Start Production in Q2  

Sustainability Rating Drops for Clearwater's Offshore Lobster Fishery Summary Friday, February 15

Thu. Feb 14 2019 Summary Thursday, February 14 partners with New York’s Fulton Fish Market

Happy Valentine’s Day! Name a Salmon After Your Ex Before It’s Fed to a Bear

Tanner Crab Fishing Opens in Southeast Alaska

Hendrix Genetic, Nutreco Partner to Offer Sustainable Shrimp Solutions in Ecuador  

Thai Union, WWF Release First Sourcing Transparency: Wild Caught Fish and Shellfish Report

SeaWeb’s Seafood Summit, Now Owned by Diversified, Will be Held in Thailand This Year

India Shrimp Rejections for Antibiotics Spike in January 2019  

Bruce Gabrys, Alaskan Fisherman, Financial Planner and Resource Advisor (1955-2019)

Salmon Price Drop May be Aggravated by Late Start of Lent this Year  

Maryland Crab Industry Nervous About H-2B Visa Situation, Can’t Take Another Year With No Staffing  

King Crab and Lobster Again Shine for Chinese New Year, 'The Most Important Dinner in China'  

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Barents Sea Cod Quota for 2018 Reduced For Russia and Norway

SEAFOODNEWS.COM [Seafood News] - October 12, 2017

The Barents Sea cod quota was set at 890,000 tons for 2017, but that number will drop next year. Norway’s Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries has lowered the cod quota to be caught by Russian and Norwegian fishing fleets to 775,000 tons for 2018.

According to the Independent Barents Observer, the reduced cod quota comes from ...

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