Seafood farms in Russia’s south to enjoy 200mln-strong investments / April 25, 2019 16:44
Azov-Don Sturgeon Company Ltd from Bataysk, Rostov region, Russia will invest about 200 million rubles (3.1 million USD) into construction of a sturgeon farm in the Azov region and in raising mussels and oysters in the Crimea.
Results of the Alaska pollock fishery A season in 2019 / April 25, 2019 16:42
In accordance with the Fishery Regulations for the Far Eastern Fisheries Basin, the APO fishery in the West Kamchatka and Kamchatka-Kurilу subzones of the Sea of Okhotsk was completed on March 31, 2019. On April 10, 2019, the pollock fishery in the North Okhotsk subarea was officially closed. Thus, the season A “pollock fishery” in Russia was officially completed in 2019.
Salekhard fish processing plant expanding production capacity / April 25, 2019 16:42
Salekhard plant in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District is going to expand production capacity by 2020. The project will enable it to process from 4.5 to 6 thousand metric tons of fish per year.
Vladivostok Sea Fishing Port making new record / April 25, 2019 16:41
In 2018 the Vladivostok Sea Fishing Port (Vladmorrybport for short from Russian) hit record handling turnover of over 4.5 million tons of cargoes, 14% up on 2017.
Products under the Russian Fishery Company retail brand went on sale / April 25, 2019 11:13
Fish products under the retail brand of “Russian Fishery Company” - Nordeco. Fillets and mince, as well as fish sticks from RFC’s Alaska Pollock are available in the retail chain "Caviar and fish" (St. Petersburg) and SAMBERI (Primorsky Krai).
The applications of the Russian Fishery Company for the construction of vessels and onshore plant under the state investment quota program approved / April 25, 2019 10:44
The Interdepartmental Commission of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation and the Federal Agency for Fisheries approved for participation in the auction of the Russian Fishery Company application for the construction of four vessels and a coastal plant in the Northern Fishery Basin. The decision to hold an auction was made due to a high number of bids, exceeding the amount of quotas allocated under the state program.
Results of Russian APO fishery in the Sea of Okhotsk in 2019 / April 18, 2019 15:52
The Okhotsk fishery of Russian pollock has come to an end with fairly good results.
500mln strong investments into salmon culture near Saint Petersburg / April 18, 2019 15:51
Akvatrade company will build a salmon farming combine in the Lodeinopolsky district of Leningrad region surrounding Saint Petersburg to produce 2 thousand metric tons of salmon per year. Investments into the project are estimated at 500 million rubles (7.8 mln USD, 6.9 mln Euro).
New seafood snacks producer launched in Primorye / April 18, 2019 15:51
Far Eastern Fish Processing Company Ltd (DVRK for short from Russian) commissioned a seafood snack plant capable of producing up to 8 metric tons of dried flounder, pollock, smelt and squid per month.
Russian supertrawler’s factory will come from Iceland / April 11, 2019 14:46
Icelandic companies Skaginn 3X and Frost have struck an agreement to supply a processing and refrigeration package to a supertrawler being built by the Yantar Shipyard to the VI Lenin Collective Farm (RK Lenina) in the Russian Far East.
Yantar shipyard starts cutting metal for freezer trawler of Project 5670WSD ordered by Lenin FCF / April 11, 2019 14:45
Kaliningrad, Russia based Baltic Shipyard Yantar (member of United Shipbuilding Corporation) says it has started cutting metal for a large fishing freezer trawler of Project 5670WSD ordered by Fishing Collective Farm named after V. Lenin. According to the statement, the ceremony was held on 5 April 2019.
China and Russia launch scientific cooperation in Arctic / April 11, 2019 14:44
The agreement aimed at establishment of China-Russia Arctic Research Center was signed on April 10, 2019 at the International Arctic Forum “Arctic – territory of dialogue”.
Murmansk stevedores raising double profit in 2018 / April 11, 2019 14:43
In 2018 Murmansk Marine Fish Port generated double profit year-on-year. The stevedore company’s EBITDA amounted to 60.42 million RUR or 61.32 million RUR more than in 2017, reports www.megafishnet.com.
New tin manufacturer near Vladivostok will become Russia’s pioneer in production of laminated tin for seafood / April 11, 2019 14:41
Resident of the Free port of Vladivostok (a port zone under a special custom and taxation system, with a particular jurisdiction regarding investments) Vostochnyi Bereg Ltd will start manufacturing laminated tins for seafood on its current premises in Nakhodka.
Exotic drink from jellyfish and lemon developed by Russian biotechnologists / April 4, 2019 16:49
Scientists from the Far East Federal University have worked out a powder mixture from jellyfish and lemon to prepare a healthy drink with exotic flavour.
Russian scientists now know how to define maturity of sturgeon / April 4, 2019 15:33
Russian scientists from the South Research Centre of the nation’s Academy of Science have worked out special physiologic tests for precise defining sturgeon maturity and readiness for spawning. The technology is being patented by the scientists.
Oyster and mussel farm to be built in Crimea / April 4, 2019 14:55
A large oyster and mussel farm will be built near Yevpatoriya (Western Crimea). The project is backed by investments from Rostov-based Azovo-Donskaya Osetrovaya Kompania (AZDOK), reports www.megafishnet.com.
Results of Russian fisheries in Q1 2019 / April 4, 2019 14:55
In the first three months of 2019 Russian fleets harvested 1.33 million metric tons of finfish and other seafood, 3% down year-on-year, reports www.megafishnet.com.
Influence of fisheries on social development of territories to be discussed at Global Fishery Forum 2019 / April 4, 2019 09:14
A roundtable dedicated to ‘Fisheries: The Social Dimension as a Factor for the Development of Territories’ will be held as part of the 3rd Global Fishery Forum business programme. Fishery experts and representatives of industry-related agencies from Russia and major fishing nations will discuss the creation of modern fishing industry infrastructure and its role in regional development.
Commercial production of new crab and fish product depends on results of its test on Khabarovsk consumers / March 28, 2019 14:40
At the local show to be held in Khabarovsk in mid-June current the guests will be offered to taste a brand new product called habcrab-burger.
Made in Russia in Duty Free zone to promote Russian fish on the international market / March 28, 2019 14:40
At a recent meeting with Yury Trutnev, Presidential Plenipotentiary in Russia’s Far East, Kamchatka’s Governor Vladimir Ilyukhin has initiated use of duty free shops for export promotion of ecologically pure Russian fish.
Vladivostok exporters increasing seafood shipments to Asian countries / March 28, 2019 14:39
In 2018 Russian companies based in Vladivostok-led Primorskiy Krai boosted shipments of animal products (inc. seafood) to South Korea, China, Japan and Singapore.
Swedish companies willing to import more seafood from Russia’s Far East / March 28, 2019 14:29
Big Swedish companies are planning to boost their purchases of finfish and seafood from the Russian Far East Fishery Basin, reports www.megafishnet.com with reference to TASS.
Russian fishery science recommending TACs 2020 at 3 million MT / March 21, 2019 16:46
Russian fishery scientists have worked out recommendations for the nation’s TACs in 2020 at 3 million metric tons.
Salmon aquaculture in Russia targeted to grow several times by 2030 / March 21, 2019 16:46
By the year 2030 Russian salmon and trout farms are expected to produce 185,000 metric tons of salmons, 2.5 times up from the current result of 66,600 tonnes.
South Korean company to invest into coldstore construction in Primorye / March 21, 2019 16:45
During its recent visit to Vladivostok-led Primorye Delim investment company based in South Korea showed interest in a number of big projects currently implemented in the region.
Indian resident of Russia expanding seafood business in UK / March 21, 2019 16:45
UK-based company Bhagat Holdings belonging to Mr Keshav Bhagat from Kaliningrad, Russia, has purchased a suspended fish processing factory in Annan, Scotland, and is going to reopen it in autumn 2019.
Fishing and processing combine boosting its production capacity soon / March 21, 2019 16:43
Dobroflot fishing and processing company based in Vladivostok-led Primorye will commission a new processing facility later this year.
Russian Fishery Company announced the retail sales of premium Alaska pollock products / March 21, 2019 10:06
Russian Fishery Company (RFC) announced the retail sales of premium quality Alaska Pollock products in the “ready to cook” category. Produced in cooperation with the Agama Group products will arrive on the shelves of Russian retail chains in April this year under the combined brand “Agama-Nordeco” (Nordeco is RFC’s retail brand).
Two Norwegian companies opened subsidiaries in Russia to get access to booming shipbuilding / March 15, 2019 09:26
Producer of onboard equipment BJØRDAL and naval architects Skipskompetanse, both based in Norway, have recently opened subsidiaries in Saint Petersburg, Russia, in order to get ready for new orders from local companies willing to participate in the national program on investment quotas. The government program stipulates allocation of extra capture quotas in return for obligation to build new fishing vessels and processing plants inside Russia.