Bangladesh, The country's production of fresh water prawn or golda will fall significantly as most of the hatcheries are shut down this year due to lack of bank loans, general secretary of Golda Hatchery Association of Bangladesh (GHAB) said.
Thai Union made several statements about its shrimp business in a meeting with analysts on its second quarter performance yesterday.
The US Department of Commerce has revised its duty rates for pangasius exporters to the US that will increase the rates for most companies after the agency cited ministerial errors in its eighth shipper review.
In a recent letter to the Dept. of Commerce, the USDA, and the FDA, Tom Mazzetta, CEO of the Mazzetta company, referenced the recent scientific work of Dr. Lightner on the EMS shrimp disease, and countered the arguments made by the Southern Shrimp Alliance that this disease elevates any risk regarding importing farmed shrimp.
The project for Vietnam to provide technical support for developing the seafood sector in Sri Lanka was launched in Colombo on May 14.
Aquaculture farmers in the central province of Thanh Hoa have seen large numbers of their oysters die since the beginning of last month, leaving them tens of billions of dong out of pocket.
The 27 Member states and the European Parliament (EP) have agreed on launching the common market organisation (CMO) of fisheries and aquaculture products, including the rules on fish labelling.
Are premium seafood producers immune against these difficult economic times?
C.T Group and An Giang People’s Committee recently signed a memorandum of understanding opening up a great opportunity for An Giang agricultural, aquatic, consumer and specialty products to penetrate deep into the S.Mart supermarket chains in Viet Nam and other countries in the region such as Myanmar and Indonesia, etc.
The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) is introducing a mechanized aquaculture system that would increase production of shrimps by as much five times using a especially-designed aerator.