Government officials pledged during an international forum Tuesday to forge closer participation in international fishery organizations to prove Taiwan’s commitment as a responsible member of the global fishery community…. Read more (FocusTaiwan.tw)
Breaking news in the fishing industry.
New Zealand will commit an additional $4.8 million to support the management and policing of the Pacific’s fisheries, Prime Minister John Key announced today…. Read more (Scoop.co.nz)
Thai Union Frozen Products announced its operating results for the first half of fiscal year 2010, including a 6 percent increase in profit to THB 1.7 billion, compared to the same time period last year…. Read more (SeafoodSource.com)
Negotiations being conducted in American Samoa could lead to the reopening of a tuna cannery that closed last year…. Read more (SeafoodSource.com)
The American Samoa Governor Togiola Tulafono has announced that TriMarine International is negotiating to acquire Samoa Packing’s Chicken of the Sea’s tuna plant in Atu’u…. Read article on Atuna.com (free subscription required)
Papua New Guinea (PNG) duty benefits on tuna exports to the European Union (EU) have been recently extended to more fishing grounds, attracting a large number of investments to the processing industry into the country…. Read article on Atuna.com (free subscription required)
Capitalising on the appetite for themed managed funds in Japan, fund manager Amundi Japan aims to put together a portfolio of marine stocks to capitalise on the increasing consumption of fish in China, Brazil and India…. Read more (TheAustralian.com.au)