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Other Media | SeafoodSource: Maruha Nichiro invests in two healthy meal suppliers

JAPAN
Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Maruha Nichiro has invested in two separate suppliers of healthy ready-to-eat meals.

The Tokyo, Japan-based seafood supplier said on 11 April that it invested in Happi Foodi in Boise, Idaho, U.S.A., which produces cauliflower pizzas, keto bowls, and other healthy pre-made meals and appetizers.

“Happi Foodi’s philosophy is entirely consistent with ours, in that ‘Maruha Nichiro Group aims to be an essential part of society by improving everyone’s daily life with wholesome, safe and healthy food,” the company said in a press release.

Author: Christine Blank / SeafoodSource | Read the full article here


Other Media | Navarra Capital: Caviar Pirinea buys Grupo Tres Mares and Truchas del Umia

SPAIN
Thursday, February 02, 2023

Thus, the firm adds these facilities, located in Galicia, to the four that the company has in Yesa (Navarra), Peramola (Lérida) and Biescas and El Grado (Huesca).

Caviar Pirinea announced on Tuesday the acquisition of the Grupo Tres Mares and Truchas del Umia fish farms. The purchase of these fish farms, located respectively in Lires (CEE, La Coruña) and Moraña (Pontevedra), will allow the group to "meet the growing demand for rainbow trout both in Spain and in the European market."

Source: Navarra Capital l Read the complete article here


IN BRIEF - Sea of ​​Okhotsk: pollock and herring catch increased by 4% compared to last year

RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Thursday, February 02, 2023

According to the industry monitoring system, by January 31, 2023, the total pollock catch in the Far Eastern Basin reached 222 thousand tons, which is 24.5 thousand tons or 12.4% more than in 2022.

The main catch falls on the Sea of ??Okhotsk, where pollock and herring are actively fished. By January 31, almost 182,000 tons of pollock were harvest, which is 4% higher than last year.

Since the beginning of the year, 49 thousand tons of Pacific herring have been harvested in the Far Eastern Basin, which is 4.3% more than in 2022.

Currently, 93 vessels are operating in the Sea of ??Okhotsk for pollock and herring. Periodically, up to 6 vessels leave Severo-Kurilsk to fish for bottom-food items with pollock by-catch in the Kamchatka-Kuril subzone and in the Northern Kuriles area.

Two receiving and processing vessels and four snurrevods are working on bottom-food facilities off the coast of Western Kamchatka. Pollock catches are still as by-catch. 20 fishing vessels and two floating bases are engaged in the extraction of herring in the North Sea of ??Okhotsk subzone. Specialized pollock trawling in the Sea of ??Okhotsk is carried out by 69 vessels. 14 observers from VNIRO work in the region.

According to the data of the Primorsky Territorial Administration of the Federal Agency for Fishery, the region's refrigerators in sea fishing ports are loaded on average by 42%. There are 27 vessels with fresh catches on board - more than 38.3 thousand tons, including 12 vessels - with 23 thousand tons of pollock and 22 vessels - with 9 thousand tons of herring. Fresh fish products are regularly sent to the domestic market.

Source: United Press Service of the Federal Agency for Fishery


IN BRIEF - Biden administration blocks controversial mine to protect major salmon fishery

UNITED STATES
Thursday, February 02, 2023

The Biden administration has blocked a controversial proposed gold and copper mine in Alaska in order to protect the world’s largest sockeye salmon fishery. 

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) blocked construction for the Pebble Mine, citing its potential impact on Bristol Bay — a southwestern Alaska watershed that’s home to numerous animal species including the salmon.

EPA Administrator Michael Regan told reporters that the agency had determined that discharges that would come from the proposed mining would have “unacceptable adverse effects” on salmon fishery areas.

Specifically, the EPA’s action prohibits the certain waters from being used as disposal sites for mine waste and prohibits future proposals to mine the Pebble deposit that would have similar environmental impacts.

by: Rachel Frazin/myhighplains


IN BRIEF - €37.3m for capital projects in Ireland’s fishery harbour centres

REPUBLIC OF IRELAND
Thursday, February 02, 2023

Approximately 90% of all fish landings into Ireland come through these facilities.

€37.3m has been allocated for capital projects in 2023 in Ireland’s six state-owned fishery harbour centres.

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue said that these six centres - at Killybegs, Rossaveal, Dingle, Castletownbere, Dunmore East, and Howth - are "critical infrastructure" for the seafood industry. 

Mr McConalogue said that Ireland's 200-mile exclusive economic zone provides "rich nursery and fishing grounds" for its own fleet, and other EU fleets.

In 2021, approximately 88% of the sea fish landed into the state was landed into the six fishery harbour centres. 

For 2021, Bord Iascaigh Mhara reported that the Irish seafood industry contributed €1.26bn to the Irish economy.

Source: Irish Examiner


IN BRIEF - Fisheries and Oceans Canada seize hundreds of illegal and ghost trap

CANADA
Thursday, February 02, 2023

Crews from Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) have spent the past week collecting illegal traps and fishing gear near White Rock, B.C.

According to officials, around 60 illegal traps have been seized each day over the course of the five-day operation in Boundary Bay.

Crews collect the traps using a line and grapple hook, which is thrown over the side of a patrol boat, then dragged across the ocean floor.

They’re looking for both traps that were intentionally placed in the ocean illegally as well as traps that have been abandoned but are still active, which is referred to as “ghost gear.”

Author: Darrian Matassa-Fung / GlobalNews (read the full article here)


Other Media | SeafoodSource: Larger exhibition space planned for 2023 Seafood Expo North America

UNITED STATES
Thursday, February 02, 2023

The 2023 edition of Seafood Expo North America/Seafood Processing North America will feature over 25 percent more exhibit space than 2022, according to Diversified Communications, the event’s organizer.

The trade show, taking place 12 to 14 March, 2023 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., will see significant year-over-year growth, Diversified Event Director Wynter Courmont said.

Author: Cliff White / SeafoodSource l Read the full article here


Other Media | fishfarmingexpert: Norwegian salmon spot price falls again

NORWAY
Thursday, February 02, 2023

The spot price of Norwegian salmon dropped last week (week 4) by NOK 4.76/kg, down to NOK 85.27/kg, according to industry statistics provider Akvafakta. The price has dropped by NOK 10 per kilo over two weeks.

Last week’s price is still NOK 14.58/kg higher than in the same week last year.

The average spot price so far this year is NOK 89.84/kg, against a corresponding NOK 69.78/kg.

Author: Mugaas Jensen / fishfarmingexpert l Read the full article here


Other Media | La Voz de Galicia: The decarbonization of fishing: a new open front between the fleet and ecologists

EUROPEAN UNION
Thursday, February 02, 2023

Oceana proposes to veto trawling and tax fishing diesel to achieve this and Europêche attacks a simplicity that will only turn fish into a luxury item and open the doors to other less controlled productions

The fishing sector and environmental organizations are clear that advancing in the decarbonization of the activity is feasible. Even that it is possible to reach carbon neutrality in 2050. And desirable. Given the current price of diesel, fishing is the most interested in this break with fossil fuels that the EU is pursuing in all its economic activities.

Source: La Voz de Galicia l Read the full article here


Other Media | Industrias Pesqueras: Peru consumes 80% of the anchovy fishing quota

PERU
Thursday, February 02, 2023

The second anchovy fishing season in the north-central region is taking place in Peru and, according to the report of the Peruvian Sea Institute (Imarpe), until January 26, a total of 1,819,872 tons of said fish have been landed. species, which represents 79.7% of the Total Maximum Allowable Catch Limit (LMTCP).

The Ministerio de la Produccion-Produce, reports that so far this fishing season, 80% of the expected volume of bycatch of juveniles has already been extracted

Source: Industrias Pesqueras l Read the full article here


Other Media | WorldFishing: President protects salmon

UNITED STATES
Thursday, February 02, 2023

A Final Determination has been issued by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the Clean Water Act to help protect Bristol Bay, regarded as the world’s most productive wild salmon ecosystem.

With this action, the Biden-Harris Administration is protecting certain waters that are important to sustaining Southwest Alaska’s salmon resources from disposal of dredged or fill materials associated with developing the Pebble Mine deposit.

Source: Worldfishing l Read the full article here


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