Frosta CEO: Pollock price hike on top of ex-rate shift would hit sales hard

Raw material suppliers of Alaska pollock selling in US dollars have to consider the impact on the market of pushing for higher prices in light of weak euro, says CEO of German frozen fish processor Continue reading

Currency uncertainty sees cod, haddock H&G buyers holding off

Big drop seen in haddock H&G dollar prices with cod holding steady, as sources say lower landings and currency picture are causing ‘massive uncertainty’ in market Continue reading

Indian shrimp prices rise across all sizes on demand from China, Vietnam

Indian vannamei shrimp prices are up this week on low availability and demand from China and Vietnam, having dropped for several weeks as packers liquidated inventory Continue reading

Cooke deal for Wanchese, Rafael scallop vessels, off table for now

Cooke’s plan to expand into scallops in the US and Argentina makes big talking point at Boston show, with deal said to be off the table, at least for now Continue reading

Boston blog: Northern Wind sees increasing North Atlantic scallop supply; Mexican supplier pushing tuna chorizo in US

Undercurrent News is in Boston reporting live from Seafood Expo North America, held from March 15-17 Continue reading

Siam Canadian: US currently ‘only game in town’ in shrimp

The US is looking like being the dominant shrimp buying force, at least for now, with weak currencies and a slower development of the Chinese economy, sources say Continue reading