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 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 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 Summary Monday, December 10

Fri. Dec 7 2018

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

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

Nielsen Says Health Message in Seafood Resonates During Holidays and Beyond

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

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

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

Animals Burned in California Camp Fire Being Treated with Tilapia Skin  

Indian Shrimp Exporter Nekkanti Clarifies Decision to Pull Back IPO Offering

Canadian Government Investing in 8 New Search and Rescue Lifeboats for Coast Guard Summary Friday, December 7

Thu. Dec 6 2018 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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North Pacific Council to Reveal Catch Allocations This Week; Pollock to Increase, Cod is Uncertain

This is Fish Radio. I’m Laine Welch – Alaskans will know this week how much cod, pollock and other whitefish they’ll be able to catch next year.

The bulk of Alaska’s fish catches come from waters from three to 200 miles offshore with oversight by federal fishery managers.

Their advisory arm for Alaska is the North Pacific Fishery Management Council who reviews stock assessments for groundfish each fall and sets catches for the coming year in the Gulf of Alaska and Bering Sea ...

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