Fri. Aug 23 2019

China Unveils Retaliatory Tariffs Against $75 Billion Worth of U.S. Goods

Fishing Industry Shooting Itself in Foot with Opposition to Offshore Wind: Not the Pebble Mine   

Sea Lice Costing Norway's Salmon Sector Over $560 Million a Year  

Alaska Gov. Dunleavy Walks Back Some Vetoes, Not All for Commercial Fisheries

ADF&G Commissioner Vincent-Lang Reaffirms Support for Coastal Fishing Communities

VIDEO: Codfather Settlement; Alaska Salmon Landings; Seafood Expo Asia Canceled and More  

ANALYSIS: Chinese Catfish Sees Record High Prices, Low Imports  

Department of Commerce Releases Final Results of Antidumping Duty Review on Shrimp from Vietnam  

Urner Barry Adding New Shrimp Items to Seafood Price Current  

Pink Salmon Disaster Funds Awaiting Applicants  

PCFFA Reacts to News of Jeopardy Finding for Salmon, Southern Resident Killer Whales

Virginia Fisherman Sentenced for Illegally Harvesting and Selling Oysters  

Government of Canada, British Columbia Invest in Wild Salmon Conservation Projects in Vancouver  

Hatch Announces Advisory Board for First Aquaculture Tech Venture Fund

Cell-Based Seafood Company BlueNalu Announce Design Plans of New Facility

Mowi Acquires Norwegian Salmon Farmer K. Strømmen Lakseoppdrett Summary Friday, August 23

Thu. Aug 22 2019

With Global Warming and Less Sea Ice, Nome is Emerging as Strategic Port for the U.S.

University Study Shows Longline Fishing Hampers Shark Migration  

Symphony of Seafood Calls for Entries in 27th Competition

NOAA Seeking Comments on April 2019 Control Date for Lobster Fishery  

Mowi Confirms New Aqua Feed Plant in Scotland is Fully Operational

SeaShare Aiming to Send 800,000 Servings of Seafood Across Alaska This Year  

AmazonFresh Expands Into Three New Cities

Long John Silver's launches $7.99 All-You-Can-Eat Special to Celebrate 50th Anniversary Summary Thursday, August 22

Wed. Aug 21 2019

Seafood Expo Asia Canceled 2 Weeks Ahead of Event   

CleanFish Names New Director of Purchasing, West Coast Sales Manager

Tassal to Bring 1,000 Jobs to North Queensland With New Aquaculture Facility Summary Wednesday, August 21

Tue. Aug 20 2019

Carlos 'The Codfather' Rafael's Lawyer Speaks Out After NOAA Settles Case

Alaska Salmon Landings Now at More Than 155 Million Fish, 73% of Pre-Season Forecast  

Plastic Straw Alternatives: How One Company Is Helping Protect Marine Life

Coast Guard Patrols North Pacific to Protect International Fisheries

Center for Biological Diversity Sues Trump Administration Again After 3 Orca Deaths  

Bristol Bay Business Boot Camp

Coast Guard Medevacs Man From Vessel Near Uganik Bay, Alaska

Tough Salmon Market Conditions in Chile Affect Peruvian Alicorp's Aqua Feed Revenue in Q2  

Captain D’s Opens First Location in South Florida Summary Tuesday, August 20

Mon. Aug 19 2019

NOAA Settles Case Against Carlos "The Codfather" Rafael: $3 Million Fine, Cease Commercial Fishing

LISTEN: Captain Neill's Owner Guilty; USTR's Chinese Tariff Lists; Expanded Seafood Market Coverage

Vietnam Sees Global Opportunity in Breaded Shrimp Industry  

Hainan Province Builds on Tilapia Exports While Also Developing Domestic Market  

Once Entangled Right Whale Spotted Gear-free, 180 More Whales Found Swimming Free Summary Monday, August 19

Long John Silver’s Celebrates 50 Year Anniversary

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