‘Fierce competition’ for raw material keeping India shrimp prices high

India shrimp prices are set high with availably of raw material not meeting demand and packers scrambling for product, sources told Undercurrent News Continue reading

Samherji nets €50m on Africa sale to Karat Group firm

Samherji netted a big gain from the sale of its African assets last year, as it reported record profit on flat turnover Continue reading

Analysts: Thai Union could hit $5bn sales target without Bumble Bee deal

King Oscar deal following Meralliance shows appetite for small acquisitions from Thai Union. Analysts still feel the company is keen on a big move for Bumble Bee, but also say it can hit its $5bn sales target without Continue reading

Turkey bass, bream sellers expect prices to firm up as sales to Russia jump in wake of ban

Exporters are bullish as volumes are up strongly since Russia’s Aug. 7 ban; although one importer believes increase has settled and volumes will resume to pre-sanction levels Continue reading

Sources: China processor Longyuan exposed over mutual guarantee with Yilufa

China whitefish and salmon processor Qingdao Longyuan’s mutual guarantee with troubled processor Yilufa also puts it in difficulty, say sources in China and Europe Continue reading

All eyes on Russia for world whitefish sector as cod, pollock H&G prices continue to rise

Prices are firming fast for Russian cod and pollock H&G with more going into the domestic market; the longer the ban continues, the faster prices will rise, say sources Continue reading