Category Archives: Catching

Friday, September 22, fish prices from Lerwick market

Friday, September 22, fish prices from Lerwick market

FISH MARKET PRICES SHETLAND WEEKLY TOTAL – 8554 Boxes Friday 22 September 2017 14 BOATS LANDED 2463 BOXES Opportune, Fairway, Alison Kay, Venture, Radiant Star, Venturous, Optimistic, Aurora, Laebrak, Denise, Guardian Angell, Sonya, Mari Dawn, Valhalla SPECIES GRADE VOLUME MAXIMUM AVERAGE kgs PRICE PRICE £ per kg £ per kg CATS 45 3.35 3.31 CODContinue Reading

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Friday, September 22, fish prices from Peterhead market

Friday, September 22, fish prices from Peterhead market

PETERHEAD FISH PRICES Friday 22.09.2017 Boats 13 Consignments 15 Boxes 6933  + Mackerel Cod Large £3.20 – £4.00 Cod Medium £2.20 – £3.30 Cod Selected £2.20 – £3.30 Cod Small £2.80 – £3.20 Haddock Large £2.60 – £3.00 Haddock Medium £2.80 – £3.20 Haddock Selected £2.80 – £3.20 Seed £2.00 – £2.40 Chippers £1.40 –Continue Reading

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Fish Update Briefing, Friday, September 22

Fish Update Briefing, Friday, September 22

HIGH COST OF ASIAN FISH POACHERS MALAYSIA’S Fisheries Department has said that the country loses nearly a million tonnes of seafood each year to poachers. So in a bid to combat the menace the authorities have taken to burning the boats of poachers after they have been arrested. According to the Straits Times, the move to torchContinue Reading

Fisheries minister to address seafood summit

Fisheries minister to address seafood summit

FISHERIES minister George Eustice and Iceland’s ambassador to the UK, Thordur Aegir Oskarsson, have been confirmed as speakers for the seventh annual Humber Seafood Summit, which will take place in Grimsby and its seaside neighbour, Cleethorpes, next month. Eustice, who will deliver his welcome via video, and Oskarsson will address more than 200 delegates atContinue Reading

Grimsby Seafood Village receives VIP guests

Grimsby Seafood Village receives VIP guests

A KNIGHT of the realm and a member of the House of Lords were among the VIP guests at the Grimsby Seafood Village yesterday (Yesterday). They formed part of a team from the Marine Management Organisation (MMO), the organisation which helped arrange European Fisheries Fund finance to the tune of £1.2-million  towards the  £3-million  seafoodContinue Reading

Wednesday, September 20, fish prices from Grimsby market

Wednesday, September 20, fish prices from Grimsby market

FISH PRICES  WEDNESDAY 20TH SEPTEMBER 2017 TOTAL BOXES FOR SALE 897 TODAY KILOS: 44850 WE DO NOT BUY OR SELL FISH THIS IS A ROUGH GUIDE ONLY – Prices are in £ per kilo  Vessels Overland Norwegian Icelandic Other – 96 – 801 –   SPECIES Size Low High Low High Low High COD 1 Large 3.50 –Continue Reading

Wednesday, September 20, fish prices from Lerwick market

Wednesday, September 20, fish prices from Lerwick market

FISH MARKET PRICES SHETLAND Wednesday 20th September 2017 9 BOATS LANDED 485 BOXES Valhalla, Onward, Capella, Denise, Sprightly, Kia Ora, Queen of Heart, Montana, Devotion SPECIES GRADE VOLUME MAXIMUM AVERAGE kgs PRICE PRICE £ per kg £ per kg CATS COD 1 COD 2 2366 3.88 3.50 COD 3 2619 3.50 3.32 COD 4 847Continue Reading

Focus on ‘seatech’ in Fish 2.0 finalists

Focus on ‘seatech’ in Fish 2.0 finalists

FORTY companies have been named as finalists in this year’s Fish 2.0 competition, which aims to connect seafood businesses with investors. The finalists, selected from 184 entries, have been selected for their market traction, global character and high potential for impact on the seafood sector, said the competition organisers. They will now have the opportunityContinue Reading

Asian fish ‘sold under Iceland name‘

Asian fish ‘sold under Iceland name‘

FISH is being sold in North America under the Icelandic Seafood brand that has nothing to do with the Nordic island – or the company which owns the brand, an investigation by an Icelandic national newspaper has claimed. Frettabladid says much of this wrongly branded seafood is tilapia, which comes from Asia and from ChinaContinue Reading

Fishing company in expansion mode

Fishing company in expansion mode

THE expanding Icelandic fishing and fish processing company Fisk Seafood has moved to strengthen its position with another key purchase. Fisk says it has reached agreement to buy all the shares in the family processing business Soffaníasi Cecilssyni which has operations in the port of Grundarfjordur where Fisk also has a base. The deal still has to receiveContinue Reading