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Visit us at the China Fisheries Expo

November 2nd - 4th

Visit us at the China Fisheries Expo

For 20 years, China Fisheries & Seafood Expo has been helping seafood companies from around the world grow their business in the world’s largest and fastest-growing seafood market.  Featuring 30,000 square meters of exhibit space and more than 25,000 visitors from almost 100 countries. 

Come see us there!

Spring into Lobster!

Spring into Lobster!

With warmer weather comes thoughts of lobster bakes, grilling and seafood feasts.  Lobster Tails are highly versatile and profitable!

Seatrade Announces Acquisition of Scallop Processing Facility

Seatrade Announces Acquisition of Scallop Processing Facility

Seatrade International Co., LLC (Seatrade) is pleased to announce the acquisition of a 66,000 square foot scallop processing facility in New Bedford, MA. The facility is expected to increase capacity and improve efficiencies for the company. Seatrade, combined with its affiliated companies, ranks among the Top 25 North American Seafood Suppliers as published by SeafoodSource.com.

Maine’s long lobster fishing season affecting scallop prices

Maine’s long lobster fishing season affecting scallop prices

By PATRICK WHITTLE

Associated Press | 12.28.15 | 8:09 PM

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Many New England lobstermen are still fishing deep into December this year because of unseasonably warm weather and an abundance of the critters, and Maine’s beloved scallops are a little harder to come by as a result.

 

Lobster Pricing Outlook

Lobster Pricing Outlook

Continued Strong Raw Supply (Late Start) Shore prices have been significantly higher than 2014. Prices of meats are significantly higher than 2014, but Tail prices have remained relatively stable.