Category Archives: Catching News

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

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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

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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

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Tuesday, September 19, fish prices from Grimsby market

Tuesday, September 19, fish prices from Grimsby market

FISH PRICES  TUESDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER 2017 TOTAL BOXES FOR SALE 659 TODAY KILOS: 32950 WE DO NOT BUY OR SELL FISH THIS IS A ROUGH GUIDE ONLY – Prices are in £ per kilo  Vessels Overland Norwegian Icelandic Other – 21 24 614   SPECIES Size Low High Low High Low High COD 1 Large 3.40 – CODContinue Reading

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Tuesday, September 19, fish prices from Lerwick market

Tuesday, September 19, fish prices from Lerwick market

FISH MARKET PRICES SHETLAND Tuesday 19th September 2017 12 BOATS LANDED 1066  BOXES Capella, Shalimar, Denise, Sprightly, Kia Ora, Unison, Olivia Rose, Aspire, Avrella, Alison Kay, Venture, Radiant Star SPECIES GRADE VOLUME MAXIMUM AVERAGE kgs PRICE PRICE £ per kg £ per kg CATS COD 1 328 3.63 3.46 COD 2 2646 3.88 3.53 CODContinue Reading

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Tuesday, September 19, fish prices from Peterhead market

Tuesday, September 19, fish prices from Peterhead market

PETERHEAD FISH PRICES Tuesday 19.09.2017 Boats 7 Consignments 12 Boxes 7211 Cod Large £3.20 – £4.00 Cod Medium £3.00 – £3.80 Cod Selected £2.70 – £3.20 Cod Small £2.50 – £3.00 Haddock Large £2.60 – £3.25 Haddock Medium £2.60 – £3.25 Haddock Selected £2.60 – £3.00 Seed £1.50 – £2.80 Chippers £1.40 – £2.20 MetrosContinue Reading

Monday, September 18, fish prices from Lerwick market

Monday, September 18, fish prices from Lerwick market

FISH MARKET PRICES SHETLAND WEEK 38 Monday 18th September 2017 21 BOATS LANDED 2806 BOXES Resilient, Mizpah, Arcturus, Ocean Endeavour, Laebrak, Shalimar, Sprightly, Aspire, Capella, Denise, Olivia Rose, Onward, Endeavour, Opportune, Guardian Angell, Fairway, Venturous, Lesley A, May Lily, Jasper, Budding Rose SPECIES GRADE VOLUME MAXIMUM AVERAGE kgs PRICE PRICE £ per kg £ perContinue Reading

Monday, September 18, fish prices from Grimsby market

Monday, September 18, fish prices from Grimsby market

FISH PRICES  MONDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER 2017 TOTAL BOXES FOR SALE 2612 TODAY KILOS: 130600 WE DO NOT BUY OR SELL FISH THIS IS A ROUGH GUIDE ONLY – Prices are in £ per kilo  Vessels Overland Norwegian Icelandic Other – 43 – 2253 316   SPECIES Size Low High Low High Low High COD 1 Large 3.20 3.40Continue Reading

Monday, September 18, fish prices from Peterhead market

Monday, September 18, fish prices from Peterhead market

PETERHEAD FISH PRICES Friday 18.09.2017 13 Consignments 5 6740 £3.20 – £4.40 Cod Medium £3.00 – £3.60 Cod Selected £2.80 – £3.10 Cod Small £2.25 – £3.30 Haddock Large £3.00 – £3.75 Haddock Medium £3.00 – £3.75 Haddock Selected £2.80 – £3.50 £2.20 – £3.00 £1.00 – £2.25    90p – £1.80 Round Haddock £1.00Continue Reading

Excellent expo in Bristol fashion

Excellent expo in Bristol fashion

EXHIBITORS at the recent Skipper show in Bristol reported good business, with fishermen from all corners of England and Wales visiting the event to see the latest equipment and services on offer. Following consultation with the fishing industry, Mara Media relocated its successful English based Skipper Expo Int. to Bristol this year in a moveContinue Reading