Wed. Apr 17 2024

Building of New Fish Trawlers and Crab Catchers is Seriously Delayed in Russia  

Tue. Apr 16 2024

ANALYSIS: Live Lobster - Spring Preview  

NL 2024 Lobster Pricing Agreement Released; Find Out What Changed From Last Year  

Peter Pan Halts Operations For Summer And Winter Production Cycles For The “Foreseeable Future”  

American Shrimp Processors Association Calls For Ban on Indian Shrimp Made With Forced Labor  

ANALYSIS: Navigating Shifts in the 2024 Sockeye Season  

4 Of The Biggest Takeaways From The 2022 Fisheries Economics of The U.S. Report Summary Tuesday, April 16

Mon. Apr 15 2024

FFAW And ASP Come To Agreement To Start 2024 Snow Crab Fishery  

ANALYSIS: Farmed Salmon at Retail Wanes  

Entangled NARW Spotted Off Coast of Rhode Island; 6th UME Documented For 2024

Dunleavy Says Pebble Should Proceed, Files Suit in Alaska Court to Reverse EPA’s Decision

PODCAST: Norway Snow Crab MSC Certified; Seafood Expansion in WIC; and More

California Gov. Newsom Wastes No Time in Requesting Federal Aid for Salmon Fishery  

Russia Increases Sturgeon Catch In Effort To Diversify Its Fish Catch Summary Monday, April 15

Fri. Apr 12 2024

ASP Offers $3 Per Pound To Start Snow Crab Season In NL, But FFAW Doesn’t Bite  

2024 Snow Crab Landings Update For NL, Gulf and the Maritimes Region As Of April 12

China’s Import of Live Seafood in 2023 Highest in Recent Years, Growth Expected in 2024

Recall Issued In Canada For Mowi Cold Smoked Norwegian Atlantic Salmon  

February Sales of Imported Fresh Tuna at Toyosu Market Plummet  

Europe’s BLUU Seafood Opens First Pilot Plant For Cultivated Fish  

Russia Plans to Compete With China For Fish Catch in Territorial Waters of African States

Thu. Apr 11 2024

ANALYSIS: 2024 Scallop Season Expectations  

USDA Updates WIC Food Packages To Expand Seafood

PFMC Sets West Coast Salmon Seasons: California Seasons Closed Again  

Norway Achieves MSC Certification For Barents Sea Snow Crab  

Blue Star Foods Lands Supply Agreement With U.S. Military Meal Kit Company Eagle Rising  

Whole Foods Market Highlights Atlantic Sea Farms, Pacific Seafood As “All-Star” Suppliers  

Everything You Need To Know About The Save Our Shrimpers Act of 2024  

Japan: Fresh Salmon Imports by Air Recovered in February, Procurement Costs Highest Ever Summary Thursday, April 11

Wed. Apr 10 2024

Snow Crab Standoff Continues; FFAW Promises “We Will Not Fish For Anything Less Than Our Fair Share”  

NPFMC Moves Forward With Further Limits on Chum Salmon Bycatch In Bering Sea Pollock Fleet Summary Wednesday, April 10

Global Seafood Alliance Promotes Mike Kocsis To CEO

The Retail Rundown: Competitive Prices Drive Traffic; CPI Update

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NTSB: 2022 Sinking of $1.2 Million Seiner Due to Flooding in Lazarette and Non-Working Bilge Alarms

The National Transportation Safety Board’s report on what caused the sinking of the 53-foot steel-hulled F/V Hotspur two years ago in Southeast Alaska was released last week. The cause was instability caused by below-deck flooding and bilge alarms that did not sound in time. Within 20 minutes from when the crew first noticed a list to port, the seiner, loaded with gear, a seine skiff on deck, and a water-filled fish hold,  ...


Photo of the Hotspur courtesy USCG. 

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