Category Archives: Catching News

Norway seafood export revenue continues to rise

Norway seafood export revenue continues to rise

NORWAY exported less salmon last month, but what it did sell netted  a  considerably higher financial return. Figures from the Norwegian Seafood Council show that May salmon exports totalled 73,000 tons, down by five per cent.  The value, however, went up by 11 per cent or   by 535 million kroners (NOK). So far this yearContinue Reading

Iceland raises cod and haddock catch quotas

Iceland raises cod and haddock catch quotas

ICELAND has significantly raised its cod and haddock quotas  for the new fishing year which begins  on September 1st. The decision, particularly on haddock is certain to be welcomes by processors in the UK and Europe. Haddock remains a firm favourite in Britain. The Mini­ster of Fis­heries has decided that the catch quota for codContinue Reading

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Young’s welcomes action on marine pollution

Young’s welcomes action on marine pollution

YOUNG’S Seafood, Britain’s largest  fish and seafood business, has publicly welcomed the  action being taken by  Global Ghost Gear Initiative (GGGI) to tackle marine pollution. The initiative – known as GGGI –  is a cross-sector alliance committed to driving solutions to the problem of lost and abandoned fishing gear worldwide. Grimsby-based Young’s Seafood says it isContinue Reading

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Humber summit moves into seafood week

Humber summit moves into seafood week

The Humber Seafood Summit this year is moving from its traditional September slot to National Seafood Week the following month. The new date is   Wednesday October  11th  with the seafood fayre being held on the previous evening, but the Grimsby area venues remain the same. Organised by Seafish,  the main theme  this year will be UK Seafood:Continue Reading

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Wednesday, June 21, fish prices from Lerwick market

Wednesday, June 21, fish prices from Lerwick market

FISH MARKET PRICES SHETLAND Wednesday 21st June 2017 6 BOATS LANDED 1195 BOXES Jubilee Spirit, Tranquility, Pathfinder, Magaret Jane, Radiant Star, Alison Kay SPECIES GRADE VOLUME MAXIMUM AVERAGE kgs PRICE PRICE £ per kg £ per kg CATS 413 1.53 1.49 COD 1 1321 3.03 2.92 COD 2 3460 2.99 2.82 COD 3 5425 2.90Continue Reading

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Wednesday, June 21, fish prices from Peterhead market

Wednesday, June 21, fish prices from Peterhead market

PETERHEAD FISH PRICES 21. 6. 2017 9 Consignments 4 plus mackerel 7128 £3.00 – 3.80 Cod Medium £2.50 – 2.90 Cod Selected £2.40 – 2.60 Cod Small £1.40 – 2.50 Haddock Large £2.50 – 3.25 Haddock Medium £2.50 – 3.25 Haddock Selected £2.50 – 3.25 £1.50 – 2.40 £0.60 – 1.50 £0.30 – 0.75 RoundContinue Reading

Monday, June 19, fish prices from Lerwick market

Monday, June 19, fish prices from Lerwick market

FISH MARKET PRICES SHETLAND Week 25 Monday 19th June 2017 12 BOATS LANDED 2817 BOXES Arcturus, Mizpah, Resilient, Prolific, Sharyn Louise, Defiant, Margaret Rose, Olivia Rose, Sadie Joan, Alana Jane, Venture, Tranquility SPECIES GRADE VOLUME MAXIMUM AVERAGE kgs PRICE PRICE £ per kg £ per kg CATS 350 1.94 1.84 COD 1 737 3.55 3.45Continue Reading

Monday, June 19, fish prices from Peterhead market

Monday, June 19, fish prices from Peterhead market

PETERHEAD FISH PRICES 19. 6. 2017 Boats 11 Consignments 4 Boxes 6761 Cod Large £3.00 – 4.20 Cod Medium £2.60 – 3.00 Cod Selected £2.40 – 2.70 Cod Small £1.65 – 2.70 Haddock Large £2.00 – 2.90 Haddock Medium £2.40 – 3.00 Haddock Selected £2.40 – 3.15 Seed £1.60 – 2.50 Chippers £0.60 – 2.40Continue Reading