Wed. Oct 17 2018

Nova Scotia Lobster Co. Charged by DFO with Illegal Purchases Goes into Receivership  

California Spiny Lobster Fishery Closed in State Waters Around Anacapa Island Due to Domoic Acid  

Ugly crab campaign aims to expand markets for old shell crab  

AquaBounty gets CA$2 million construction loan from PEI to build 250 ton salmon production facility

NOAA Confirms 3rd North Atlantic Right Whale Mortality of 2018

New Nielsen Study Shows Sustainability is an Opportunity for Growth

America Buys More Pangasius and China Exerts Less Influence on the Global Market  

Sen Elizabeth Warren Again Reiterates her Support for Carlos’ Permits Remaining in New Bedford

China Likely to See More Pangasius Price Increases Due to Exchange Rates, Farm Prices  

Captain D’s Opens 29th Location in Mississippi

Tue. Oct 16 2018

Groundfish Forum: Global Whitefish Supply Continues to Decline for 2019  

Alaska Board of Fish To Hear Prince Willian Sound Hatchery Issues Today

With Sufficient Supply, King Crab Becomes More Common and Popular in China  

Ecuador Small Pelagics Fishery Accepted by IFFO RS into Fishery Improvement Program

Stay Ahead of the Curve With Urner Barry’s Seafood Import Workshop, Taking Place This Thursday

Russia to Start Export Fish Sales Through Auctions in Coming Months  

Biomar Opens New Shrimp Research Unit in Ecuador Summary Tuesday, October 16

Mon. Oct 15 2018

The Seafood Industry and the China Tariffs: A Deep Dive Into NFI's Seafood, See Jobs Campaign

Norwegian Food Safety Authority Denies Company Permission for Land Based Salmon Farm

Major High Resolution Study of Global Trawl Footprint Finds it is Far Lower Than Some NGO's Suggest

Imported Seafood Lures More Chinese Foodies, According to JD Report  

Nordic Aquafarms Opens Corporate Office as They Continue to Move Forward with Belfast Facility  

E-commerce Boosts Guolian’s Sales in China

Australian Trawl Fishers Cheer as Massive Seismic Survey Rejected

'Puntada Invisible' Wins WSI Video Competition Summary Monday, October 15

Fri. Oct 12 2018

Presentations at Right Whale Meeting Highlight Questions; Issues in Lobster Gear Modification

NFI Communications Manager Lynsee Fowler Breaks Down the Seafood, See Jobs Campaign

Russian Does Not Foresee Crisis Looming in Crab Industry as New Auction Plan Moves Forward  

VIDEO: Mazzetta Sues Over Tariffs; Lobster Exports Surge; China Seafood Expo Sold Out and More

SeaPak Launches On-The-Go Shrimp Cocktail Nationwide  

Traffic Chaos Marks a Difficult Start for Tokyo’s New Fish Market  

New Canadian Commissioner Appointed to the International Pacific Halibut Commission

Northeast Canyon's Monument Defenders Never Looked at Costs, Considered Alternatives (Opinion)

Coastal Villages Continues Education Program that Sends Youth to Seattle Summary Friday, October 12

Thu. Oct 11 2018

Mazzetta Sues Government Over Vietnam Shrimp Tariffs; Says Black Tiger Pricing is Not Comparable Summary Thursday, October 11

Remembering Past Urner Barry President, John Merrill Carter

NOAA Seeking Public Comment on Proposed Traceability Program for U.S. Farmed Shrimp, Abalone  

Red Lobster Reportedly Has a 'Secret' Endless Shrimp Menu  

Chef Barton Seaver Launches ‘Seafood & the Menu’ Magazine

Blue Economy in Alaska Focus of Ocean Technology Sprint (Fish Radio)

China Fisheries Show, Largest in World, Fully Sold Out, with Foreign Participation up 12% This Year

EJF Says Chinese Interests Illegally Own Most of Ghanian Industrial Fishing Fleet; Call for Reforms

Icicle’s Jessie Keplinger Named First Female President of Halibut Association of North America  

ANALYSIS: Chilean Fillets Adjust Lower Amid Record Breaking Fresh Fillet Volumes  

Wed. Oct 10 2018 Summary Wednesday, October 10

ASC, Fair Trade USA Sign MOU to Pilot Fair Trade USA’s Requirements in Some ASC-Certified Fish Farms

INTERVIEW: Responsible Feed Ingredient Sourcing Key to Sustainable Aquaculture Growth

Latest Lobster Numbers Show Continued Surge in Exports to Canada  

Ups and Downs for 2019 Groundfish Catches  

James Beard Foundation Launches “Waste Not” Campaign to Reduce Food Waste

Alaska Snow Crab Increase is Bad News for Their Cousins  

Gray Market for U.S. Lobsters Bound for China but Sold Through Canada Worries Fishermen  

ANALYSIS: New Zealand Mussel Shortfall Endures  

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NOAA's Says 91% of Stocks Not Subject to Overfishing, Did Record Number of Assessments in 2017

SEAFOODNEWS.COM [SeafoodNews] - May 17, 2018

NOAA photoChris Oliver, Asst Administrator for NOAA Fisheries, announced the release of the agencies 'Status of the Stocks' report to Congress. It  measures the progress the US has made in ending overfishing and rebuilding stocks. Status of the Stocks provides a “snapshot in time” of the status of our nation’s fisheries last year.

At the end of 2017, the overfishing list included 30 stocks and the overfished list dropped to 35 stocks. 91 percent of the stocks we manage are ...


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