Ireland’s Oyster Exports to Chinese Market Doubled in 2015

  SEAFOODNEWS.COM [Irish Examiner] February 29, 2016 Wild Atlantic Shellfish, a locally-based oyster company, has just become a fully verified member of the Bord Bia Origin Green national sustainability programme — the latest from the seafood sector to do so. It has invested in marketing and technical elements over the past year to strengthen its […]

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Argentine Company Promotes More Live Seafood Sales to China

  SEAFOODNEWS.COM  [Technopress]  February 19, 2016 An Argentine company, Transandino, has developed waterless technology for shipping live bivalves, snails, and abalone to China.  Since 2009, Argentina shows sales of live seafood to Hong Kong and from there to other Chinese cities. This is mostly seafood extracted by artisanal fishermen in the trans-Andean Patagonia, and shipped […]

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Chinese Confident of Continued Growth in Canadian Imported Seafood in 2016

    SEAFOODNEWS.COM [Fish First] Translated by Amy Zhong Feb 16, 2016 Fan Xubing is the founder and president of Sea Bridge Marketing in Beijing, and has worked for many years as a partner in promoting sales of imported seafood in China, especially on line. He has worked in China’s Ministry of Agriculture and the […]

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Domino’s China Debuts Fish-Shaped Fish Stick Pizza

  Fish Deluxe pizza follows a lobster-topped pizza also created in celebration of Chinese New Year SEAFOODNEWS.COM [The Daily Meal] By Abigail Abesamis – February 11, 2016 Chain is also offering a Shrimp & Crab Deluxe pizza. Domino’s China has debuted two seafood and pizza mashups: Fish Deluxe pizza and Shrimp & Crab Deluxe pizza, […]

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Trident launches first branded products in China

February 9, 2016, 12:03 am Undercurrent News     Vertically integrated US giant Trident Seafoods is launching its first retail branding and marketing initiative in China. Timed to coincide with the grand celebration of Chinese New Year beginning Feb. 8, the company will also introduce a Chinese version of its corporate website to communicate directly […]

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Fresh NZ Seafood Reaches China via Alibaba’s Tmall Platform

SEAFOODNEWS.COM Fresh New Zealand seafood is being shipped directly to consumers in mainland China using Alibaba Group Holding’s third-party sales platform, Tmall.com. New Zealand Trade and Enterprise is supporting the project to promote local seafood to rural Chinese consumers. In 2015, seafood exports to China reached $484.9 million, a 14.5 percent lift on 2014. Exports […]

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Processor bets on ready-to-cook meals for young Chinese couples, children

February 2, 2016, 5:45 pm  www.undercurrentnews.com Tom Seaman MIAMI, US — Processor Dalian Meihe Foodstuff is starting to produce ready-to-cook seafood meals for young Chinese couples and children. The company, which is owned by husband and wife team Julia Ying and William Sun, generates the bulk of its sales from processing whitefish for export to Japan […]

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Fresh Salmon Shipments to Nanjing Start

  SEAFOODNEWS.COM  [njrb daily ] Translated by Amy Zhong – January 12, 2016 Large quantities of fresh chilled salmon have been flown to Nanjing for the first time. On 1 pm of January 4, Nanjing Lukou International Airport has welcomed the arrival of 165-carton chilled salmon weighing over 3000kg from Australia. This is the first […]

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West Australia Co-op Sets Up Lobster Holding Tanks at Guangzhou Airport

    SEAFOODNEWS.COM [West Australian] Brad Thompson – January 8, 2016 – Geraldton Fishermen’s Co-operative is about to change the face of WA’s rock lobster industry by opening its own supply chain into China. GFC will create history by becoming the first Australian business to hold and own live seafood on Chinese soil. It is preparing […]

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