Fishingcast: Conditions for Marco Island, Jan. 19-25

January 18, 2018 | Shrimp News
Typical sheepshead spots Marco River, Collier Creek report black drum action working sheepshead baits deep and slow. Sea trout early a.m. incoming ICW's Calhoun Channel with shrimp under popper 4-6' on drift circa seagrass patches. Scattered pompano Hurricane Pass first of incoming with tipped ... ...read more
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Sino-Japan JV opens new $13m tuna processing plant in Dalian

January 18, 2018 | Tuna News
"In China tuna consumption growth is strong. Although we don't have concrete data, since China started building tuna processing plants we can determine this from sales growth through various channels. We expect this growth to continue," he said, adding that the facility will also produce products for ... ...read more
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Peruvian Aldi tuna supplier buys plant from Tri Marine amid diversification drive

January 18, 2018 | Shrimp News
Its ability to diversify processing to hake, tuna, shrimp and mahi mahi has allowed Seafrost to survive and expand. Diversification represents an advantage for Seafrost compared with some other Peruvian companies that -- only focusing on giant squid -- suffered and in some cases even had to close, ... ...read more
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Peruvian Aldi tuna supplier buys plant from Tri Marine amid diversification drive

January 18, 2018 | Tuna News
A Peruvian seafood processor on a diversification drive will be able to almost double its output of canned tuna after buying a plant in the South American country from Tri Marine International. Seafrost has inked a deal for a tuna processing plant in Paita from US-based Tri Marine's Peruvian subsidiary ... ...read more
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Indonesian gov't scheme fully insures shrimp farmers against crop failure

January 18, 2018 | Shrimp News
Indonesian shrimp farmers now enjoy full protection against potential harvest failure caused by diseases, fungus or even natural disasters, Jakarta Post reports. Under a new insurance scheme worked out by Indonesia's financial services authority (OJK) and the maritime affairs and fisheries ministry, the ... ...read more
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Filipino sea procession honors Child Jesus

January 18, 2018 | Tuna News
The city of General Santos, a predominantly Christian urban center in the southern region of Mindanao, is known as the "Tuna Capital of the Philippines." ... In the village of Bula, where tuna fishing started in the region, people have chosen the Child Jesus as their patron and whose feast is celebrated ... ...read more
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Tuna largesse only comes once

January 18, 2018 | Tuna News
And while it'll be a few months after that before we find out which businesses donated to end the Labor Party's 16-year grip on power, it seems Stephen Marshall's campaigners can no longer count on the largesse of the Australian Southern Bluefin Tuna Industry Association. The little-known industry ... ...read more
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Free speech is a human right

January 18, 2018 | Shellfish News
With the vibrant photos of Pacific Ocean waters and the county's shellfish industry, the article is a moving picture of what it means for a small Washington community to lose many of its immigrant members. That is why it is so disheartening to think that anyone, whether ICE or another Washingtonian, read ... ...read more
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Drive to improve squid sustainability

January 18, 2018 | Seafood News
The latest document on the global squid sector, released this week by Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP) is the first-ever sector report focused on SFP's Target 75 Initiative, a global movement launched last year that sets the goal of seeing producers of 75 percent of the world's seafood operating ... ...read more
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Global Fresh Sea Food Packaging Market 2018 – CoolSeal USA, DuPont USA, Frontier Packaging

January 18, 2018 | Seafood News
Latest Fresh Sea Food Packaging Market 2018-2023 the research report provides an essential information and statistically evaluated data about the Global Industries. The MRS Research report provides a detailed study of the Fresh Sea Food Packaging market, enlightening the major areas such as ... ...read more
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