Florida Lobster Company, President Sentences for Exporting Falsely Labeled Lobster
Aifa Seafood, a Florida seafood company, and its president, Jiu Fa Chen, 57, of Parkland, were sentenced after pleading guilty to exporting falsely-labeled spiny lobster from Florida to China.
From May through August 2019, Aifa purchased seafood products destined for export to China. In order to meet the demand for spiny lobster, Aifa imported lobster from Haiti to reexport to China. The company reexported 5,900 pounds of lobster and fasely labeled that lobster as “Live Florida Spiny Lobsters, Product of U.S.A...Full Story »