Mon. Dec 9 2019

Drop in Cod Stocks Closes Gulf of Alaska Cod Fishery for 2020

Another Strong Year Forecasted for Togiak Herring in 2020

West Coast Crab Managers Delay Primary Dungeness Season Again  

ANALYSIS: Relief in Sight for Live Lobster?  

Governor Cuomo Requests Federal Fishery Disaster for New York Bay Scallop Fishery  

Seven Seas Fish Company, Owner Sentenced for Illegal Importation of Fish

GAO: FDA Needs to Improve Oversight of Import Alert Removal Decisions

Deep Water Crab Market Steady as Snow Crab Demand Grows  

Gulf of Maine Research Institute to Receive Over $612,000 to Boost Market Value of Finfish  

Russia Expects Significant Seafood Export Growth This Year  

Thai Union Receives Outstanding Innovation Honor at Thailand Corporate Excellence Awards Summary Monday, December 9

Fri. Dec 6 2019

The Winding Glass: Tuna Case Shows Private Equity and Seafood are Not Always a Good Fit  

Bering Sea TACs Set Amid Council Debate on Sablefish TAC

VIDEO: Ex-Bumble Bee CEO Convicted; Seafood Trade Mission; Farmed Salmon Analysis; Atlantic Halibut  

ANALYSIS: Scallop Prices at 2017 Levels  

ANALYSIS: Lobster Imports Decline in October; Still at the Mercy of Canadian Trade  

Canadian Industry Partnership Obtains MSC Certification for Turbot Fishery  

Research Shows Lights on Small-scale Gillnets Save Turtles and Dolphins

Kingfish Zeeland Secures Strategic Funding for Its EU and US Expansion

Training for Alaska's Seaweed Farmers

Atlantic Capes Fisheries Spearheading Fishery Improvement Projects for Mexican Bay Scallops Summary Friday, December 6

Thu. Dec 5 2019

West Coast Dungeness Crab Meat Quality Improving, Still Low in Some Areas  

Food Export Northeast Trade Mission: Spreads US Lobster in Dubai, Introduces Jonah Crab in Spain  

ANALYSIS: Mixed Beginning to December for Farmed Salmon  

2020 Stikine and Taku Rivers Chinook Salmon Forecasts Below Desired Escapement Minimum  

Ecuador Adopts Tuna Action Plan Following EU Yellow Card  

China’s Tilapia Industry Worsens Amid Colder Weather, Trade Issues, Other Factors  

Zhangzidao Challenged by High Scallop Death Rates Again in November  

Russia Plans 60% Fish Industry Growth by 2030  

Detached Kelp Harvests at Cook Inlet to be Reviewed by Fish Board at Seward Meeting

Alantra-backed Unión Martín Partners with Mauritanian Fishing Company SMPI Summary Thursday, December 5

Wed. Dec 4 2019

Former Bumble Bee Foods CEO Convicted of Fixing Prices of Canned Tuna

Now Retired, Frank Kelty Reflects on Politics and Fisheries in Alaska

Washington Farmer Faces Penalty for Pollution that Killed Threatened Steelhead  

Hatchery Restrictions Pushed at Cook Inlet Fish Board Meeting

FCC Welcomes Northern Coalition Corporation as a New Member

More Chinese Turning to Online Platforms for Seafood Purchases Summary Wednesday, December 4

Tue. Dec 3 2019

Learning More About Atlantic Halibut: Fishermen and Scientists Go “Under the Hood”  

Red King Crab Wraps, Outlook Grim for Future Fisheries  

New Report Lists Steps Needed to Create Climate-Ready Fisheries

Blue Star Foods Acquires Coastal Pride Company

ASMFC Seeking Proposals for Pilot Projects Focused on Sustainable Aquaculture Summary Tuesday, December 3

Mon. Dec 2 2019 Summary Monday, December 2

Massive Effort Planned to Restore Upper Fraser for 2020 Salmon Return  

Ugly Crab Campaign Aims to Expand Markets, Reduce Waste  

Panasonic's Continuous Sustainable Seafood Efforts in Its Corporate Cafeterias Win Top Award

Duke’s Seafood Launches Foundation Aiming to Help Wild Salmon in the Puget Sound  

OPINION: Similar Coasts, Similar Stories -Washington and Chile Share Acidification Research, Action  

Russian Pollock Market Continues Move Toward Consolidation  

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ASMI’s Six New Videos Now Playing at Anchorage Airport

The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute has created five new video ads, and updated a sixth, that are now playing at the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.

“ASMI created the new ads to broaden the message that the Alaska seafood industry is vital to the Alaska economy,” said acting executive director Jeremy Woodrow. But the 12-second messages that are seen throughout the passenger concourses have other benefits. 

Although the glass and steel airport showcases the mountains outside of Anchorage, it is a still a bustling, noisy place where...

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