China Overtakes Japan as Alaska’s Largest Seafood Importer

March 18, 2019 China used to mean nothing more than just an Asian country for fishermen in Alaska, but in recent years it has become a magnet, attracting sellers and seafood products with increasingly great demand and deep-pocket buyers. Its...

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Tassal flies fresh salmon direct to Xi’an

By Undercurrent News Dec. 4, 2018 10:01 GMT Australian salmon farmer Tassal Group has flown its first batch of fresh salmon directly to Xi'an, a city in central China famous for its terracotta army, reports Kaixian TV. Flight HU7902 arrived in Xi'an on Dec. 2 with...

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Thai Union Debuts Lobster Lab in Shanghai

By Louis Harkell Thai Union Group has taken its new partnership with Lobster Lab to China, opening a branch at a Hema supermarket in Shanghai. The restaurant's aesthetic and menus bear similarities to other modern fast-food options in the...

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China’s Big Seafood Show Sells Out Venue for November Expo

Qingdao, China:  With more than a month to go before the 23rdannual China Fisheries & Seafood Expo, the show organizers say the show had sold out, filling all 10 exhibit halls at the Qingdao International Expo Center.  This year’s show dates are November 7-9.  A...

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Frozen Seafood is a Rising Star in China’s Sam’s Clubs

SEAFOODNEWS.COM [Finance.ifeng] translated by Amy Zhong - October 8, 2018 Sam’s Club, owned by Walmart, has been targeting high-end consumers in China. Promoting fresh food has been its differentiation strategy in the Chinese market where locals show more and more...

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Chinese Demand for Russian King Crab Reshaping Crab Market

SEAFOODNEWS.COM [SeafoodNews] by Eugene Gerden - September 17, 2018 Exports of Russian king crab to China have skyrocketed during the first seven months of the this year, due to the ever-growing Chinese demand and the launch of new delivery routes, according to...

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