Global fishmeal and fish oil production drops by 52%

Dramatic drop in marine ingredients is due to cancellation of Peru's anchovy season, according to the Marine Ingredients Organisation (IFFO).

Historic High Seas treaty ratified by almost 70 countries

The "High Seas" treaty, Marine Biodiversity of Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction (BBNJ), comes into force 120 days after formal ratification.

Royal Greenland feels the pressure with $16m loss in first half of 2023

CEO Susanne Arfelt Rajamand notes Royal Greenland is impacted by "volatile environment", but despite market challenges, she predicts better results in second half of 2023.

Scottish Fishermen’s Federation blasts “naïve” fish stocks report

The SFF rejects "naïve" Oceana report saying UK fish stocks in "critical" situation: Scotland has "very well managed fisheries", says Chief Executive Elspeth Macdonald.

Sealord to become New Zealand’s biggest seafood business

It will become a reality when Sealord completes the purchase of the privately held Independent Fisheries. After reaching an agreement, they just wait to get all the necessary approvals.

Half of UK’s key fish stocks “critical”, says Oceana report

The UK's cod stocks are critically low, while mackerel is overfished.

Marine heatwaves are here to stay, say scientists

Better monitoring is urgently needed to counteract the "new normal" of extreme ocean tempreatures, according to research published this week in the journal Nature.

Aker BioMarine next-gen krill protein plant opens in Norway

The new facility, which will make human-grade protein from krill waste products, will start production from next week.

Chilean fishermen of the common hake in a distress call

According to Oceana's latest report in Chile entitled "Poverty in the nets," artisanal fishermen are facing a critical problem of hake shortage in two Chilean regions.

New England giant Blue Harvest Fisheries goes under

Closure of the whitefish harvesting and processing company has sparked dismay and uncertainty among the New England seafood industry.

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