Omega Protein ‘definitely next’ if Oceana-Daybrook deal goes through

Foreign players such as Marine Harvest and Royal DSM are likely watching the US Marine Administration decision on Oceana's planned acquisition of Daybrook with interest Continue reading

Thaifex 2015 blog: Tropical plans to expand Safcol brand sales with more value-added products

Undercurrent News is reporting live from the Thaifex-World of Food Asia trade show in Bangkok, the capital city of Thailand Continue reading

Thai shrimp sector needs 350,000t of raw material to meet processing capacity 

Although Thai farmed shrimp production is improving in 2015, there is a long way to go to hit the level needed to cover the industry’s processing capacity Continue reading

Thai Union has no appetite to go upstream into salmon farming

Previous owner of salmon processor Meralliance was keen on upstream integration, but this is not on the table under new owners Thai Union Continue reading

Is Sainsbury’s salmon processing shift to Marine Harvest a foregone conclusion?

Some feel move to Marine Harvest new UK plant is inevitable, others feel Young’s will fight hard and still has good case, as retailer may be wary of having ‘all eggs in one basket’ Continue reading

Thai Union plans to be back in M&A market in two years

Thai Union will be back in M&A market in two years in drive for $8bn sales by 2020, as the company waits for the closure of Bumble Bee deal and looks to organic growth in 2015 Continue reading