The fleet catches tuna from not overexploited stocks. No-discards. 98% selective. 100% observers coverageRead more
Sustainable seafood news
The Sustainable Seafood Movement is an initiative born as a result of overexploited and destroyed marine ecosystems throughout the world. Awareness campaigns are vital and should focus on educating people and encouraging them to purchase sustainable seafood products that consider the conservation of marine species.
Seafood buyers are increasingly searching for ways to choose only products that are sourced from well-managed capture fisheries or aquaculture production facilities and to understand and reduce the environmental risks related to their seafood purchasing choices.
Our sustainable seafood news page will answer all your seafood questions!
We regularly update this page to cover all aspects of seafood news, including up to date information about the seafood trade and all the latest insights from the seafood industry. You can also what’s going on in the seafood market and access current information about the retail sector with seafood supermarket news.
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Traditional small local farms with state of the art environmental management system and negligible carbon footprintRead more
Tuna Retail Sales, processing yellowfin only from local artisanal shortline vessels, gets Friend of the Sea approvalRead more
Main producer of tropical shrimps to Japan and Europe meets Friend of the Sea criteriaRead more
The native species is well managed and harvested by selective hand tools with minimal energy use.Read more
Wide mesh horizontal set nets prevent discards, seabed impact and reduce carbon footprint.Read more
On the day before the Brussels Seafood Expo, the Friend of the Sea day gathered 200 seafood companies and retailers from all 5 continents, mostly enthusiasts of the Friend of the Sea philosophy and approach.Read more
The company is planning to have all its seafood products undergo Friend of the Sea assessmentRead more