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Bring on transparency but caution urged over public access

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 3:01 pm | Seafood New Zealand

Bring on transparency but caution urged over public access to footage from cameras in workplaces More >>

Seafood outlook looking rosy

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 1:22 pm | Seafood New Zealand

The latest Situation and Outlook for Primary Industries , released yesterday by the Ministry for Primary Industries, paints a positive picture for the future of New Zealand’s commercial seafood industry. More >>

Commercial fishers agree to extend Hawke's Bay area closure

Thursday, 30 November 2017, 11:37 am | Seafood New Zealand

The commercial fishing industry will again support the closure of 237 square kilometres of ocean off Hawke's Bay this summer. More >>

Perception of fisheries management at odds with reputation

Friday, 17 November 2017, 11:03 am | Seafood New Zealand

New Zealand fisheries’ Quota Management System (QMS) is being presented as an international example by a prominent US-based conservation group. More >>

Talley’s skipjack tuna gets tick of sustainability

Friday, 18 August 2017, 9:47 am | Seafood New Zealand

New Zealand¹s main skipjack tuna purse seine fishery has been certified by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) as being sustainably managed. More >>

Seafood industry praises decision to fast-forward microbeads

Thursday, 17 August 2017, 2:38 pm | Seafood New Zealand

Seafood New Zealand says the industry is delighted that the Government has decided to bring forward the ban on microbeads. More >>

Seafood industry congratulates its stars

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 5:17 pm | Seafood New Zealand

New Zealand’s seafood stars have been recognised at the industry’s annual conference in Wellington today. More >>

One Stop Source for New Zealand Seafood Information Launched

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 12:16 pm | Seafood New Zealand

A one-stop source for information on New Zealand seafood was launched at the New Zealand Seafood Industry conference in Wellington today. More >>

Seafood exports set to top $2 billion

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 9:18 am | Seafood New Zealand

Seafood exports are predicted to hit a record $2 billion annually by 2020.That is according to the Ministry for Primary Industries 2017 Situation and Outlook report. More >>

Commercial Fishing Industry Worth Over $4B to NZ Economy

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 8:55 am | Seafood New Zealand

A report from economic researchers, BERL shows New Zealand’s commercial fishing industry is worth $4.18 billion. More >>

Revolutionising the fisheries industry through innovation

Wednesday, 2 August 2017, 3:33 pm | Seafood New Zealand

A Danish expert in sustainable fishing will address the New Zealand Seafood industry conference in Wellington tomorrow and reaffirm that innovation will lead the way as the seafood industry continues to address areas such as environmental impact, ... More >>

Seafood New Zealand applauds paua relief package

Tuesday, 18 July 2017, 4:32 pm | Seafood New Zealand

The Government’s financial assistance package for the Kaikoura commercial paua divers has been welcomed by Seafood New Zealand chief executive Tim Pankhurst. More >>

Seafood’s men and women tell their stories

Sunday, 2 July 2017, 11:58 am | Seafood New Zealand

New Zealand’s seafood industry is publicly promising to protect the environment and secure long-term sustainable fisheries. More >>

High Court judgement creates confusion

Wednesday, 28 June 2017, 9:58 am | Seafood New Zealand

The seafood industry will examine the High Court's decision on the role of regional councils in marine management to understand its full implications. More >>

Seafood industry comes out in support of TPP ratification

Thursday, 11 May 2017, 1:07 pm | Seafood New Zealand

The seafood industry has welcomed Trade Minister Todd McClay’s announcement that Cabinet has decided to ratify the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). More >>

New Zealand’s fisheries continue to be well managed

Friday, 5 May 2017, 9:30 am | Seafood New Zealand

The overwhelming majority of New Zealand’s commercial fisheries are performing well, according to MPI’s latest stock assessments. More >>

Orange roughy’s redemption celebrated at book launch

Tuesday, 11 April 2017, 12:56 pm | Seafood New Zealand

The remarkable turnaround of New Zealand’s orange roughy fishery, long-hailed as an example of over-fishing, has been detailed in a book to be launched tonight in Wellington. More >>

Seafood industry welcomes trade policy refresh

Friday, 24 March 2017, 10:03 am | Seafood New Zealand

The seafood industry has welcomed the government’s launch of its refreshed trade policy strategy. More >>

A Celebration of Women in the Seafood Industry

Tuesday, 7 March 2017, 3:36 pm | Seafood New Zealand

Nelson will launch a rolling programme of events around the globe tomorrow, International Women‘s Day, to celebrate the role women play in the seafood industry. More >>

Albacore tuna gets second sustainability tick

Friday, 17 February 2017, 11:48 am | Seafood New Zealand

New Zealand¹s albacore tuna troll fishery has been re-certified by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) as being sustainably managed. The certification is valid for a period of 5 years and requires annual audits to ensure the fishery maintains its high level ... More >>

 

 

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