World Appetite for Snow Crab Outpaces Supply
This is Alaska Fish Radio. I’m Laine Welch – The world can’t satisfy its appetite for snow crab.
“Insatiable” is the word being used to describe the demand for snow crab as pots are dropped in the world’s largest fishery at Eastern Canada.
Fishing got underway on April 5 in three main regions: Newfoundland and Labrador, the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence, and the Maritime provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island.
The combined Canadian catch for snow crab now through September, most of which comes into the U.S...
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