Russian Aquaculture Company to expand and extend $12 million share buyback program / July 4, 2021 23:01, paid article
In early July the Russian Aquaculture Group of Companies (the "Company") (MOEX: AQUA), the largest Russian company in the commercial fish farming (aquaculture) sector, announced an increase in the volume of the share repurchase program, reports Megafishnet.com.
Russian President signs Law on tax exemptions and preferences for aquaculture / July 4, 2021 22:48, paid article
President Vladimir Putin has signed a federal law that establishes value-added tax benefits for aquaculture, reports Megafishnet.com.
Lower House approved amendments to Law on Aquaculture / June 11, 2021 15:47, paid article
On June 2, 2021, the State Duma adopted in the third reading the draft of the Federal Law " On Amendments to the Federal Law "On Aquaculture (Fish Farming) and Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation", reports Megafishnet.com.
Soft VAT for freshwater trout passes second reading at Lower House / June 7, 2021 08:58, paid article
The State Duma has successfully completed the second reading of a bill that will set the same 10% VAT rate for live freshwater trout as already charged on sea trout, reports Megafishent.com.
Big RAS project for trout farming on agenda in Russian Northwest / June 4, 2021 09:27, paid article
Owners of a major fishing company operating from Murmansk have embarked on a big RAS project to farm rainbow trout in Karelia province in Northwest Russia, reports Megafishnet.com.
Russia’s leading salmon producer buying MSC and ASC-certified fish processing plant / May 27, 2021 09:34, paid article
"Russian Aquaculture" PJSC (Russia’s largest company in the sector of commercial salmon and trout farming) has announced the exercise of an option to purchase the remaining 60% of an up-to-date plant for primary processing of fish in the Murmansk region, reports Megafishnet.com.
Massive sale of new aquaculture sites by auction in Russia / May 26, 2021 09:38, paid article
Russia’s Federal Agency for Fishery (FAF) and its territorial divisions have announced plans to conduct auctions for 143 aquaculture sites with a total area of 22 thousand hectares in the near future, reports Megafishnet.com.
Russian government to extend zero import duties on trout and salmon fry / May 26, 2021 09:20, paid article
The Sub-Commission on Customs Tariff and Non-tariff Regulation, Protective Measures in Foreign Trade has proposed to extend zero rates of import customs duties on trout and salmon fry until December 31, 2024, reports Megafishnet.com.
Big comeback continues for Russian Salmon Company / April 30, 2021 01:00, paid article
In 2021, the Russian Salmon LLC, the nation’s second largest producer of Atlantic salmon, has joined the list of exhibitors at SEAFOOD EXPO RUSSIA exhibition, as after the big loss of fish in 2015 the giant is restocking its farms in a big way again, reports Megafishnet.com.
Russian Aquaculture’s Board of Directors advises to pay dividends / April 28, 2021 00:52, paid article
The Board of Directors of Russian Aquaculture Company (RA), the leading salmonids producer, has recommended to the General Meeting of Shareholders to make a decision on the payment of dividends, reports Megafishnet.com.
Large marine culture site in Aniva Bay put up for auction / April 22, 2021 00:48, paid article
A marine fish – breeding site off the coast of Sakhalin in the Aniva Bay has been put up for electronic auction, reports Megafishnet.com.
FAF to auction lucrative sites for marine culture in Russian Far East / April 16, 2021 08:52, paid article
Russia’s Federal Agency for Fishery (FAF) has put up for electronic auctions five large areas for marine culture off the coast of Primorsky Krai province (Capital Vladivostok), reports Megafishnet.com.
Russia's largest salmon producer mulling aquaculture projects in Far East / April 15, 2021 00:36, paid article
The Russian Aquaculture Company (RA), the largest salmon producer operating in the country’s North, is working on possible Atlantic salmon farming in Primorye province (capital Vladivostok) with the final decision to be made later this summer. Another possibility on the agenda has to do with marine culture of scallops and sea cucumbers (the latter known as trepan in the region), reports Megafishnet.com.
Russian Aquaculture announces 2020 IFRS financial results / April 7, 2021 16:05
Russian Aquaculture PJSC (the “Company”), a major Russian salmon aquaculture company, announces its IFRS financial results for the full year 2020.
Big leap for Russian marine culture output / March 26, 2021 08:56, paid article
The Russian marine culture made a big leap in 2020, reports Megafishnet.com.
Astrakhan scientists developed innovative feed for crayfish and shrimp / March 4, 2021 10:53, paid article
Astrakhan scientists developed new compound aquafeeds containing a natural attractant - glasswort (Salicornia genus) that grows in the region, reports Megafishnet.com.
Leading Atlantic salmon producer held back by low water temperatures / February 16, 2021 08:50, paid article
The harvest volume and sales of Russian Aquaculture (Russia’s leading Atlantic salmon farmer) displayed a considerable decrease year-on-year in 2020. This was mainly caused by the shift of the fish slaughtering to 2021 because of the slower growth to marketable weight in the abnormally low water temperatures in the first half of 2020, reports Megafishnet.com...
Second largest Atlantic salmon producer moves forward with ARCTIC SALMON brand / February 11, 2021 10:03, paid article
Russian Salmon LLC, the country’s second largest salmon farmer is back on the market after the big loss of fish due to disease in 2015, reports Megafishnet.com.
Russian Aquaculture surging in line with Strategy 2030 / February 8, 2021 15:54
According to a report by the Russian fishery head Ilya Shestakov, the nation’s aquaculture has made another big leap to meet the targets set for the sector in the Fishery Complex Development Strategy 2030, reports Megafishnet.com.
Arctic smolt plant project beefed up by government funding / February 4, 2021 14:14
The smolt plant to be constructed by the Russian Sea-Aquaculture company has been put on the list of the Arctic Zone’s investment projects entitled to government support, reports Megafishnet.com.
Trout selection and breeding center nearing completion in Karelia / January 25, 2021 14:31
The construction of a selection and breeding center in Karelia (province in Russia’s Northwest) has passed the building site’s preparation phase and it is now set for completion in 2021, reports Megafishnet.com.
Aquaculture production in the Primorye increased by almost 1.7 times / January 19, 2021 15:34
Almost 50 thousand tons of aquaculture products are grown in «sea gardens» in Primorye. State support allows enterprises to modernize equipment and increase production capacity, reports Megafishnet.com.
Russia’s first shrimp producer expects to export next year / January 19, 2021 15:32
Russia’s first and largest producer of white-legged shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) Ellas plans to begin deliveries to Europe and Asia in 2021 as well as to supply stocking material to other regions of the country, reports Megafishnet.com.
Trout farm in Sochi privatized through auction / January 19, 2021 15:30
Rosimushchestvo, within the framework of the privatization of state property, sold 100% of the shares of the Adler pedigree trout farm. The transaction amount exceeded RUB 539 million with a starting price of 513.4 million rubles. Only two bids were submitted for the auction, with Yug-Businesspartner becoming the winner, reports Megafishnet.com.
Success of young Australian red claw crayfish experimental cultivation / January 19, 2021 15:29
Australian red claw crayfish is being prepared for commercial Recirculating Aquaculture Systems aquaculture at Southern Russian areas, reports Megafishnet.com.
Aquaculture sites distribution by electronic auction set for expansion / December 13, 2020 20:08
The Ministry of the Russian Federation for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic has submitted for discussion a draft government decree that would extend the successful experience of the Russian Far East in the formation and distribution of aquaculture sites to the North Fisheries Basin, reports Megafishnet.com.
Russian fish farmers getting extra protection through subsidized insurance / December 13, 2020 00:14
In 2020 Russian fish farmers have been able to get relief under the extra protection through subsidized insurance extended to aquaculture as of 1st January 2019, reports Megafishnet.com.
Big rise for Russia’s production of Atlantic salmon and rainbow trout / December 11, 2020 20:36
In the first nine months of 2020 Russian salmon and trout farms considerably increased production volumes year-on-year, reports Megafishnet.com.
Marine culture surging in the Russian Far East to chase huge potential / November 29, 2020 23:41
Marine culture in the Russian Far East has been surging in the last few years still tapping only a fraction of the potential of millions of metric tons in the region, reports Megafishnet.com.
Oyster culture booming in Russia’s ex-Olympic region / July 23, 2020 15:07
Oyster production in the Krasnodar Territory near Sochi where the Olympic Winter Games 2014 has tripled during the last five years. Now the local farmers harvest ca. 190 metric tons of Black Sea oysters per year.