An initial six-month automatic extension to the usual timelines for assessments came into effect on 27 March 2020 and will end on 27 September 2020. The MSC has now decided to extend this period until 27 March 2021.
Chief science and standards officer at the MSC, Rohan Currey, said that businesses and supply chains were still being affected by the pandemic.
The meeting organized by ProChile was attended by Sean Dennis, CEO of Seafood Souq Holding, a company based in the UAE that has created a market to sell seafood products online to retailers, HoReCa, processors and other buyers, directly from the source.
This Wednesday, October 28, a new activity was carried out within the framework of the Export Meeting (Enexpro) of Seafood Products and Suppliers for the Aquaculture Industry, an instance organized by ProChile and that for the first time is being carried out in a 100% online format. This time it was a talk about opportunities to export to the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Europeche has issued a statement in which it asks the European Commission to take into account the measures already applied in the Mediterranean before introducing new closures since "an effective implementation of the Multi-Annual Management Plan (MAP) of demersal fisheries in the Mediterranean Occidental requires a better understanding of the status of demersal populations, including juveniles and spawners. " Europêche recalls that before proposing new measures or even considering cuts in fishing effort, "it is essential to assess the effects of the restrictions recently imposed by the Mediterranean MAP".
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RFC is trying to appeal the expulsion of her companies from the Pollock Catchers' Association
The Russian Fishery Company (RFC) of Gleb Franka won the current round of aggravated confrontation with the industry Pollock Catchers Association. The influential industry body failed from the first attempt to achieve the cancellation of the interim measures imposed by the court in the framework of the case on the exclusion of the RFC structures from the association, reports IA PrimaMedia.
The interests of the structures of the RFC are represented in court by the Pacific Department of Commercial Exploration and Scientific Research Fleet (TURNIF).
The Pollock Catchers Association "was founded in 2006. At the moment it is one of the largest public associations of the fishery industry in the Russian Federation. According to its data, the Association's members are 26 fishing enterprises with a total catch of about 1.8 million tons of fish and seafood. enterprises account for more than 75% of the pollock catch in Russia and about 35% of the world catch.
Source: primamedia.ru (Translated from the original text in Russian)
Pacific Seafood has won a multi-year partnership with the Pac-12 Conference, and it will now serve as the official meat and seafood provider of the conference.
Pac-12 is comprised of 12 leading United States universities on the West Coast.
Starting with the 2020 season, Pacific Seafood is an official partner of the 2020 Pac-12 Football Championship Game, presented by 76, as well as the 2021 Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Tournament, presented by New York Life.
Author: Christine Blank / SeafoodSource | Read the full articlehere
Algae oil rich in omega-3 can successfully replace fish oil in the diet of farm-raised juvenile California yellowtail, research shows.
The study, led by scientists at Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute (HSWRI) in California, also revealed that algae oil can produce fish with levels of two important omega-3 fatty acids, DHA and EPA, around three times higher than in fish fed fish oil.
“These results show the potential for this species to be reared on fishmeal and fish-oil free diets,” said Kevin Stuart, a research scientist at HSWRI and lead author of the study.
La Alianza Europea de Pesca (EUFA), de la que forma parte la Confederación Española de Pesca, CEPESCA, ha emitido hoy un comunicado en el que afirma que la negociación del ‘brexit’, en el capítulo pesquero, debe “excluir los privilegios que la Política Pesquera Común (PPC) lleva concediendo a Reino Unido desde sus inicios en 1983”. Según denuncia la EUFA, las cuotas de pesca adicionales que la UE ha asignado históricamente a los británicos –para especies de su interés– han supuesto “más de 100 millones de euros anuales en los últimos 10 años para las arcas de Reino Unido”.
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Carrefour has increased its income in Spain by 7.5% to comparable surface, to € 7,217 million. Taking into account the sale of fuels, the percentage falls to 3.2%, as reported by the French group in the presentation of its quarterly results. In this sense, the data for the third quarter in our country reveal a growth of 6.3% to comparable area and 2.7% taking into account its gas station business, reaching 2,581 M. The French group highlights "the excellent moment "that lives in" the thriving "Spanish market. It also clarifies that the pillars of this development would be its business model, based on fresh products, its own brand and its price positioning; in addition to his work to improve customer service. In addition, Carrefour highlights a 60% growth in its online business in Spain, during the third quarter, five points below the group average in the same period.
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