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Other Media | EuropaAzul: The Conference on Illegal Fishing highlights good practices in the fishing sector)

Monday, June 24, 2024

The II Conference against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing in A Coruña ???? 'Committed to our sea: Illegal fishing is not a joke' have served to highlight the good practices of the Spanish fishing sector in its fight against illegal fishing and its commitment to continue carrying out that work responsibly.

Organized by Pesca España, an association created by several fishing producer organizations to defend the sector and promote fish consumption, the aim was to raise awareness about the problem of the entry of illicitly extracted products into the community market.

The IUU, acronym in English for illegal, unregulated and unregulated fishing, carried out without a license, is considered to be that which "does not observe national or international standards, which is not registered or subject to controls and which continues to enter the market of the EU

Source: EuropaAzul l Read the full article here

Other Media | The Fishing Daily: Dramatic 31% Cut in North East Arctic Cod Catch Recommended

Monday, June 24, 2024

On Friday, 21 June, the quota advice for 2025 for North-East Arctic cod (skrei), haddock, Greenland halibut, and Atlantic/beaked redfish was presented, delivering a cold shock to the system of Norwegian fishing.

The recommendations have been met with significant concern from the fishing industry, as they propose substantial reductions in quotas, particularly for cod and haddock.

Lowest Skrei Quota in Over 20 Years Announced by Norwegian-Russian Research Group

Author:  Oliver McBride / The Fishing Daily l Read thefull article here


Other Media | fishfarmingexpert: Salmon producers sued for up to £382m in UK

Monday, June 24, 2024

Legal action is being taken in the United Kingdom against salmon farmers accused of costing consumers hundreds of millions of pounds by allegedly fixing prices, Business Wire reports.

The move follows class action lawsuits involving similar allegations in the US and Canada that were settled out of court, without admission of any wrongdoing.

The collective action seeks as much as £382 million for UK consumers who overpaid because of alleged breaches of competition law by the proposed defendants: Mowi and its subsidiary Mowi Holdings, SalMar, Lerøy, Scottish Sea Farms (owned by SalMar and Lerøy) and Grieg.

Source: fishfarmingexpert l Read the full article here


Other Media | SalmonBusiness: Prices decline again with worse to come, say traders

Monday, June 24, 2024

The decline in salmon prices continues.

Last Friday, the fall in salmon prices halted after four consecutive weeks on the slide. But this upward trend was short-lived.

The average price has fallen nearly NOK 60 ($5.70/€5.34) from the peak in April.

Source: SalmonBusiness l Read the full article here


Other Media | La Voz de Galicia: Conxemar creates a digital observatory for foreign trade in seafood

Friday, June 21, 2024

Conxemar, the Spanish Association of Wholesalers, Importers, Exporters and Processors of Fishing and Aquaculture Products, has launched a digital observatory for its associated companies with foreign trade data of more than 300 references of seafood products and all EU countries. Thanks to this tool, companies will be able to quickly and easily consult information on imports and exports in tons, economic value and average price, both for frozen and prepared or canned products marketed to all countries in the world.

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

Other Media | Ind Pesqueras: Norway commemorates the fifth anniversary of the 'lue Justice Initiative' with the launch of a new tool

Friday, June 21, 2024

"Blue Justice Initiative", the action promoted by the Norwegian Government to promote cooperation against illegal fishing, has celebrated its fifth year of life, an anniversary that has coincided with the launch of a new tool that shows satellite information (AIS signals) of boats from all over the world. The tool will be used in the fight against fishing crimes.

The Global Research Vessel Tracking User Portal (GLISTRUP) allows five Norwegian Executive satellites to collect satellite information. The system offers real-time data through historical data collected over four years and an advanced analysis tool.

Source: Industrias Pesqueras l Read the full article here

Other Media | SalmonBusiness: Call for direct talks as Danish processors face layoffs over production fish dispute

Friday, June 21, 2024

The Danish Seafood Association has raised concerns over a new trade agreement between the EU and Norway that allows duty-free access for processed Norwegian salmon while maintaining duties on raw materials imported into the EU.

Speaking to Danish media Fodevarewatch, Poul Melgaard Jensen, Director of the Danish Seafood Association, explains that the agreement allows Norwegian processed salmon, such as smoked salmon, to enter the EU market duty-free, while raw salmon imports into the EU still face duties.

Source: SalmonBusiness l Read the full article here


Other Media | SeafoodSource: Red Lobster owes Red Chamber USD 7.6 million in unpaid shrimp supply bills

Friday, June 21, 2024

Red Lobster owes seafood wholesaler Red Chamber Co. more than USD 7.6 million (EUR 7.1 million), a court filing in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy case revealed.

Vernon, California, U.S.A.-based seafood wholesaler Red Chamber submitted a USD 7.6 million (EUR 7.1 million) claim in the case, which is being overseen by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Orlando, Florida, U.S.A.

The contracts were confirmed in letters from Red Lobster Strategic Sourcing Manager Cliff Culhane to Red Chamber Vice President Andro Chen, according to the documentation provided by Red Chamber.

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

Other Media | WorldFishing: Mowi disappointed with BC salmon ban

Friday, June 21, 2024

Salmon farming giant Mowi has voiced its frustration over the Government of Canada’s decision to ban open net-pen salmon aquaculture in British Columbia (BC) coastal waters by 30 June 2029.

On 19 June 2024, Canada’s Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard Diane Lebouthillier announced a new five-year licensing period to 30 June 2029 as well as a policy to move-away from traditional marine salmon farms in BC.

The government is proposing moving BC salmon farms to closed-containment systems or onto land, with further details, including a draft plan for the required transition, to be announced by the end of July 2024 and to be followed by another period of consultation.

Source: Worldfishing l Read the full article here


IN BRIEF - Amendment to the law on the management of large bluefin tuna has been enacted

Thursday, June 20, 2024

It will provide material for negotiations on quota increases.

A bill amending the Fisheries Law and the Fisheries Distribution Optimization Law aimed at strengthening resource management through individual management of large Pacific bluefin tuna (over 30 kg) was passed by a majority vote at the House of Councilors plenary session of the 213th regular Diet session held on the morning of the 19th. The Fisheries Law requires reporting of the number of large bluefin tuna caught in addition to the catch volume and requires records such as the name of the vessel used and the weight of each individual. The Distribution Optimization Law requires distributors to transmit recorded information at the time of capture. It will be promulgated within 30 days and take effect no more than two months after its promulgation.

An illustration of the new reporting requirements for large Pacific bluefin tuna

Following the failure to report catches that occurred in Oma, Aomori, the government has been rushing to put in place a system that allows for individual comparisons of large Pacific bluefin tuna and significantly strengthens penalties. In case of failure to comply with the reporting obligation, the previous penalty was up to six months in prison and a fine of up to 300,000 yen (US$1,898) and will be increased to a prison sentence of up to one year and a fine of up to 500,000 yen. (U$D 3,164), only for large Pacific bluefin tuna

Source: The Suisan Keizai (translated from original in japanese)

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