Thu. Dec 13 2018

Per Capita Seafood Consumption Highest Since 2008, with Gains in Shrimp, Salmon, Cod    


Cermaq Canada Frees Humpback Whale From Empty Salmon Cage  


SeafoodNews.com Summary Thursday, December 13


Wed. Dec 12 2018

Concern Mounts for Winter Season as Nova Scotia Lobster Landings Down Considerably


Russia Seeks to Diversify and Increase Efforts with Coldwater Shrimp  


Groundfish Enterprise Council Changes Name to Atlantic Groundfish Council


Former Disney Exec Enters New Partnership to Bring Fully Traceable Fresh Iceland Seafood to U.S


BAP Seafood Officially Launches in Japanese Market  


Green Plains and Optimal Fish Food Form Optimal Aquafeed Company in New Joint Venture


SeafoodNews.com Summary Wednesday, December 12


Tue. Dec 11 2018

Chile Furthers its Seafood Exports, Market Penetration in China  


NPFMC Adopts Groundbreaking Ecosystem Management Plan for Bering Sea


John Henderschedt to Leave NOAA’s International Division for Former Company Phoenix PLP


Russia Tightens its Trade Relationship with Hunchun as Chief Chinese Port of Entry for Live Crab  


8 Maine Fishermen’s Organizations Urge Incoming Governor to Keep Current DMR Commissioner Keliher


Alaska State Cod Winter/Spring TAC Near 8 Million Pounds After Reallocation from Bering Sea  


Over 250 Retailers and Restaurant Companies Send Letter to Congress About QIP Correction


Poke One of Grubhub's Top Foods of 2018


Canadian Government Announces Aquaculture Management Initiatives  


Captain D’s Debuts New Restaurant Prototype in Louisiana


SeafoodNews.com Summary Tuesday, December 11


Mon. Dec 10 2018

2019 Pollock TACs Up in Bering Sea, Down in GOA, Cod TACs Down in Both Regions


Shrimp Continues to Pour into the US, With Another Record Year for Imports Likely  


West Coast States Delay Dungeness Crab Season — Again  


Russia Says Six Pollock Factories Will Aim to Push Chinese Pollock from EU in 2020  


'Boston' Lobsters Again Shine in China's Singles Day Sales Last Month  


LISTEN: Seafood Retail Features Analysis; 2019-20 Scallop Plan; Thai Union's Lobster Lab and More  


Total FDA Refusals Decrease Slightly in November 2018  


Japan Passes Most Significant Fisheries Reform in 70 Years, Incorporating Changes Pushed by EDF


Retailers Continue the Rush to Beat Tariffs in October


Norway Reports 10% Growth in Export Value for Salmon, Increase in Cod Exports in November  


UMass Dartmouth Continues Video Surveys on Georges Bank with Industry Support  


Creating Transit Lanes for Fishing Vessels in Northeast Wind Energy Areas Still a Work in Progress


Phibro Acquires Israeli Developer of Vaccines for Aquaculture Market  


SeafoodNews.com Summary Monday, December 10


Fri. Dec 7 2018

SeafoodNews.com Summary Friday, December 7


NOAA Report Says North Atlantic Right Whale Entanglements Lower, But Problems Still Remain


Canadian Government Investing in 8 New Search and Rescue Lifeboats for Coast Guard


Animals Burned in California Camp Fire Being Treated with Tilapia Skin  


Nielsen Says Health Message in Seafood Resonates During Holidays and Beyond


Indian Shrimp Exporter Nekkanti Clarifies Decision to Pull Back IPO Offering


DFO Responds to Criticisms of its Snow Crab Approach: Says Paper Needed to Have a Discussion  


Climate Change Will Clobber Alaska; Climate Policy Pulled by New Governor


VIDEO: China Trade War; Chris Maze Joins Pescanova; Canadian Food Price Report; 2019-20 Scallop Plan


INTERVIEW: Bright Future Ahead for Ecuador's Shrimp Feed Sector  


Thu. Dec 6 2018

SeafoodNews.com Summary Thursday, December 6


NE Council Finalizes 2019-20 Scallop Plan, Landings Will be 60 Million lbs or Higher  


Thai Union Opens 'Lobster Lab', New Restaurant Concept Inside Alibaba's Shanghai Hema Store [PHOTOS]


Final Numbers for China Fisheries Show: Traffic up 13%, Exhibit Space up 22% as China Market Grows


Funding Okayed for Redfish Fishery Development off West Coast of Newfoundland


Icewater Receives Atlantic Fisheries Fund Loan for World Class Ice and Cold Chain Upgrades


Glacier Fish Founder Erik Breivik Dies in Seattle


Bristol Bay Fish Expo Planning Underway in Naknek


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New Bedford Mayor Claims Port is Losing $500,000 Per Day Due to Suspension of Sector IX

SEAFOODNEWS.COM [South Coast Today] by Michael Bonner - December 22, 2017

NEW BEDFORD — In a letter addressed to NOAA, Mayor Jon Mitchell said the Port of New Bedford could be losing nearly $500,000 a day because of the groundfishing ban.

Mitchell referenced analysis prepared by Professor Dan Georgiana of SMAST, which stated the 25-day-old ban caused as much as $12 million (to date) in damage to the port.

Mitchell filed his letter Wednesday, the final day in which ...

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