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7
Aug

Source: SpringerLink
Author: Demian A. Willette, Samantha H. Cheng

The United States is the world’s largest fish importer. Recent reports, however, indicate that 25–30% of wild-caught seafood imported into the US is illegally caught, heightening concerns over the country’s significant role in driving Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated (IUU) fishing.

Continue reading Delivering on seafood traceability under the new U.S. import monitoring program

7
Aug

Source: Seafood Source
Author: Madelyn Kearns

A bill recently passed by the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee and the Commerce, Justice and Science Appropriations Subcommittee, which seeks to include shrimp within the Seafood Import Monitoring Program, has been applauded by leaders within the National Chamber of Aquaculture of Ecuador.

Continue reading Ecuador encourages shrimp’s inclusion in the US Seafood Import Monitoring Program