Category Archives: International Trade

EC lifts “yellow card” from Thailand for its actions against illegal fishing; Thailand plays a central role in the international supply chain for fisheries products

Continue reading EC lifts “yellow card” from Thailand for its actions against illegal fishing; Thailand plays a central role in the international supply chain for fisheries products

BREXIT impacts on trade, funding & ongoing access to labour; Scottish First Minister to meet seafood sector

 

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LEGAL: A. Morton & Namgis First Nation go to Court against DFO and Marine Harvest & Cermaq re. PRV; Video Primer

Continue reading LEGAL: A. Morton & Namgis First Nation go to Court against DFO and Marine Harvest & Cermaq re. PRV; Video Primer

NFI Statement on announcement of Tariffs on Chinese Seafood in current trade dispute: ‘Please, demonstrate real leadership’

Continue reading NFI Statement on announcement of Tariffs on Chinese Seafood in current trade dispute: ‘Please, demonstrate real leadership’

GREENPEACE campaign yields success: Voluntary krill no-fishing zones good for Antarctica, “next step must be more protected areas” – WWF

Continue reading GREENPEACE campaign yields success: Voluntary krill no-fishing zones good for Antarctica, “next step must be more protected areas” – WWF

ALTERNATIVE feed sources… “Making sensible changes in aquaculture and agriculture production” would avoid depletion of forage fish populations – Study

Continue reading ALTERNATIVE feed sources… “Making sensible changes in aquaculture and agriculture production” would avoid depletion of forage fish populations – Study

UN Global Compact launching today the Action Platform for Sustainable Ocean Business; Norwegian Gov’t & Cermaq are partners

Continue reading UN Global Compact launching today the Action Platform for Sustainable Ocean Business; Norwegian Gov’t & Cermaq are partners

COLLATERAL DAMAGE: Maine lobster industry urges Trump not to consider imposing tariifs on seafood imports from China

Continue reading COLLATERAL DAMAGE: Maine lobster industry urges Trump not to consider imposing tariifs on seafood imports from China

ILLEGALLY-labelled (Marine Harvest) salmon imported from Vietnam seized in China… just as PM Nicola Sturgeon on trade mission in China

Continue reading ILLEGALLY-labelled (Marine Harvest) salmon imported from Vietnam seized in China… just as PM Nicola Sturgeon on trade mission in China

SFP, Greenpeace, Birdlife International &TNC report highlights threatened species bycatch issues in global longline tuna fishing, urges action

Continue reading SFP, Greenpeace, Birdlife International &TNC report highlights threatened species bycatch issues in global longline tuna fishing, urges action

WTO complaint filed: “Shipments of Pangasius from Viet Nam to the U.S. have long been unfairly targeted for trade restrictions by U.S. producers” – Vietnam

Continue reading WTO complaint filed: “Shipments of Pangasius from Viet Nam to the U.S. have long been unfairly targeted for trade restrictions by U.S. producers” – Vietnam

COOKE Aqua: “Any ban on Atlantic salmon farming would be based purely on emotion and ideology, not science”; Bill 2957 to ban salmon farms dies in WA Legislature

Continue reading COOKE Aqua: “Any ban on Atlantic salmon farming would be based purely on emotion and ideology, not science”; Bill 2957 to ban salmon farms dies in WA Legislature

BUMPER start for 2018 Norwegian seafood exports; Market has recovered 2017 salmon price rise shock, with France “showing a positive trend”

Continue reading BUMPER start for 2018 Norwegian seafood exports; Market has recovered 2017 salmon price rise shock, with France “showing a positive trend”

SCOTTISH Green Party warns U.S. ban on farmed salmon exports is “step closer as regulators and industry unable to address seal issue”

Continue reading SCOTTISH Green Party warns U.S. ban on farmed salmon exports is “step closer as regulators and industry unable to address seal issue”

NORWEGIAN Seafood exports worth record-high NOK 94.5 billion in 2017; 68.4% of which was thanks to farmed salmon… More growth anticipated

Continue reading NORWEGIAN Seafood exports worth record-high NOK 94.5 billion in 2017; 68.4% of which was thanks to farmed salmon… More growth anticipated

WELFARE Standards: UK’s RSPCA attacked for support for Scottish seal shooting to protect farmed salmon; Updated Standards

Continue reading WELFARE Standards: UK’s RSPCA attacked for support for Scottish seal shooting to protect farmed salmon; Updated Standards

WWF calls on WTO to end subsidized overfishing and illegal fishing; Position Paper for WTO members ahead of 11th Ministerial Conference

Continue reading WWF calls on WTO to end subsidized overfishing and illegal fishing; Position Paper for WTO members ahead of 11th Ministerial Conference

​NORWEGIAN Seafood Council restructures its marketing operations in India due to “significant reduction in funds”

Continue reading ​NORWEGIAN Seafood Council restructures its marketing operations in India due to “significant reduction in funds”