OMAN – The three-month shrimp fishing season will begin on September 1 2015. As many as 12 varieties of shrimps have been recorded in Omani waters.
NEW ZEALAND :Fishing company Sanford has sold one of its Pacific tuna vessels and intends to sell its other purse seiner and quit its Pacific tuna business due to certain challenges in the sector.
BANGLADESH:Efforts to reduce malnutrition have resulted in 200 million fewer hungry people worldwide since 1990. But 805 million people still deal with chronic hunger every day.
JAPAN – The Japanese Hokugan Ltd Company intends to build a plant to process ocean tuna and other aquatic products in the Dong Tac fishing port, Tuy Hoa city of the central coastal province of Phu Yen in the near future.
The European Commission (EC) today tabled its annual proposal on fishing opportunities in the Baltic Sea, which indicates the amount of fish that EU fishermen may catch from the Baltic Sea's 10 main commercial fish stocks in 2016.
INDIA :A large-scale whiteleg shrimp (Litopenaes vannamei) farming project has been launched by Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies (KUFOS) in an effort to boost the crustacean farming in a brackish water ecosystem across the state.
HONDURAS :The National Aquaculture Association of Honduras (ANDAH) expects that shrimp harvests will decrease between 15 per cent and 20 per cent this year, depending on the area where fish farms are located.