Chile salmon sales, prices to Russia slump, Faroese volumes pour in

Chile salmon

Prospects for Chilean salmon into Russia not looking so strong as buyers struggling with low rouble renegotiate prices and drastically cut imports, in scenario matching some of industry players’ worst predictions (more…)

Silver Bay fishermen mulling investment decisions in run-up to shareholder meeting

Fisherman speaks out on why he joined Silver Bay and what he expects the company to vote on at the company’s coming shareholder meeting in November, where Bristol Bay fishermen get 49% control over decisions on the Naknek plant

Viciunai hires seafood veteran to grow Middle East business

Viciunai Polfish 2013

Lithuania-based processor has hired seasoned seafood executive with over 25 years experience to develop business in Middle East, where it sees promising market for surimi, breaded fish and salmon (more…)

Bjorn Myrseth: Bass, bream players must diversify markets, products

Mediterranean producers must invest more in promotion, and work on better information about production, prices and market, if they want to replicate the success of their Norwegian salmon peers, Marine Farms CEO told Aquaculture Europe

Grieg CEO resigns; group warns of Q3 losses due to PD, challenges in Canada

Grieg Seafood

Morten Vike has resigned from the role of CEO of Grieg Seafood, after six years in the role, while company follows Cermaq in warning of a poor quarter hit by pancreas disease, and challenging market for Pacific salmon in Canada
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