Aotearoa Fisheries - Latest News [Page 1]

Opposition to Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary Bill reaffirmed

Thursday, 2 June 2016, 2:07 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

Aotearoa Fisheries has reiterated its opposition to the Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary Bill in its current form in a presentation today to the Local Government and Environment Select Committee. More >>

Aotearoa Fisheries rejects Greenpeace claims

Monday, 30 May 2016, 12:27 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

The fishing industry is investing over and above statutory requirements for monitoring to bring more science and transparency to the fishery. More >>

Aotearoa Fisheries supports transparency on the water

Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 2:38 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

Aotearoa Fisheries supports the position of Primary Industries Minister, Nathan Guy, to speed up the rollout of monitoring equipment on commercial fishing vessels, as do its fishers. More >>

Research doesn’t paint an accurate picture

Monday, 16 May 2016, 3:18 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

Aotearoa Fisheries does not believe Glenn Simmons’ research paints an accurate picture of fish stocks because it is based on old data and is not reflective of our current Quota Management System. More >>

Fleet renewal creates jobs and opportunities for young Maori

Tuesday, 3 May 2016, 11:23 am | Aotearoa Fisheries

New Zealand’s biggest fishing fleet renewal project in four decades is creating career opportunities for young Māori looking to join the marine industry. More >>

Aotearoa Fisheries posts $16m profit

Wednesday, 23 December 2015, 12:10 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

Iwi-owned fishing company Aotearoa Fisheries Limited has reported a net profit after tax of $16 million for the year ended 30 September 2015. More >>

New fisheries factory to boost Chatham Islands economy

Wednesday, 9 December 2015, 4:35 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

The brand new Aotearoa Fisheries Ltd factory was opened on the Chatham Islands yesterday by the Minister for Primary Industries, Hon Nathan Guy, in a celebratory ceremony that recognised the boost it would give the local economy. More >>

Aotearoa Fisheries encourages inclusive sanctuary decisions

Wednesday, 30 September 2015, 5:15 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

New Zealand’s largest Maori-owned fishing group, Aotearoa Fisheries, understands the creation of a new marine sanctuary in the Kermadec region, but hopes for greater engagement with industry on future sanctuaries. More >>

Waste audit eye-opener

Thursday, 17 September 2015, 9:08 am | Aotearoa Fisheries

Finding out what one day’s worth of waste from one of its sites was made up of was an eye opener for Aotearoa Fisheries. This has given the company considerable information about what waste it produces and what and how to divert material from ... More >>

New Study Busts Myths Around Undersize Snapper Catch

Saturday, 29 August 2015, 10:46 am | Aotearoa Fisheries

New Zealand fishing industry leaders say an unprecedented 12 month monitoring programme has dispelled the myths around how many undersize snapper are being caught and returned to the sea. More >>

New fisheries factory to boost Chatham Islands economy

Thursday, 20 August 2015, 10:18 am | Aotearoa Fisheries

Work is progressing well on the construction of Aotearoa Fisheries Ltd’s brand new facility on the Chatham Islands. More >>

Smartest executives selected for PM's Business Scholarship

Tuesday, 28 July 2015, 11:17 am | Aotearoa Fisheries

For Carolyn Paewai-Young, being a recipient of the Prime Minister’s Business Scholarship means two trips to France next year to one of the world’s most prestigious business schools, and the added knowledge to help grow Palmerston North-based, Prepared Foods. More >>

Project to change the face of fishing in NZ launched

Wednesday, 17 June 2015, 5:08 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

A ceremony steeped in tradition was held in Nelson today to celebrate the launch of a fleet renewal project that will change the face of fishing in New Zealand. More >>

Maori collaborate to form Iwi owned lobster business

Wednesday, 3 June 2015, 4:06 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

Port Nicholson Fisheries and Aotearoa Fisheries Ltd are pleased to announce a partnership which will see Aotearoa Fisheries join with Port Nicholson Fisheries to form the largest Maori-owned lobster processing business in New Zealand. More >>

Iwi owned company signs MOU with Dubai Government

Wednesday, 29 April 2015, 11:27 am | Aotearoa Fisheries

Aotearoa Fisheries Limited and division, Prepared Foods has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Awqaf and Minors’ Affairs Foundation, Government of Dubai – United Arab Emirates signifying their special relationship. It is described as the ... More >>

First fishing fleet renewal in 40 years

Thursday, 5 March 2015, 4:33 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

New Zealand’s largest iwi-owned fisheries company has launched a major fleet renewal programme, with state-of-the-art fishing boats to be built in New Zealand. More >>

Profit for the Aotearoa Fisheries Group

Friday, 12 December 2014, 1:15 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

Aotearoa Fisheries Limited, one of New Zealand’s largest fishing companies, has reported a consolidated profit of $21.9 million for the year ended 30 September 2014. More >>

Iwi owned oyster business cements partnership with Cawthron

Thursday, 14 February 2013, 12:00 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

Iwi owned seafood company Aotearoa Fisheries Ltd this week signed an agreement with Cawthron Institute in respect to their Pacific oyster hatchery and oyster nursery based at Glenduan, north of Nelson. Under the agreement Aotearoa Fisheries will take ... More >>

Aotearoa Fisheries Limited announces dividend for Iwi

Wednesday, 12 December 2012, 10:38 am | Aotearoa Fisheries

Aotearoa Fisheries Limited, one of New Zealand’s largest fishing companies, posted an annual profit of $17.1 million for the year ended 30 September 2012. More >>

Aotearoa Fisheries announces a special bonus share issue

Thursday, 22 November 2012, 12:56 pm | Aotearoa Fisheries

Aotearoa Fisheries Limited announces a special bonus share issue The mission of Aotearoa Fisheries Limited is to maximise the value of Māori fisheries assets and to deliver growth in shareholder wealth to Iwi. Aotearoa Fisheries Limited is one ... More >>