Category: News

Shrimp Prices At A Record High For July

Shrimp landings in the Gulf of Mexico last month were 7.9 million-lbs., 31.3% below the prior sixteen-year historical average for the month, according to the Southern Shrimp Alliance. Ex-vessel prices reported for U15 count shrimp in the northern gulf were at ...

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Record Low Thai Canned Pineapple Prices

Prices for Thai canned pineapple have reached a record low this year for both the foodservice and retail deliveries. However, recently reported market signs suggest this downtrend is about to bottom. In late July, just before Thai pineapple canneries stopped ...

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Bangkok Skipjack Prices Drop Below $1,500/t

Skipjack tuna prices for July delivery in Bangkok, Thailand, fell below $1,500 per-metric-ton, a level they reached at the end of June, several industry sources confirmed to Undercurrent News. Skipjack tuna in Bangkok have already been traded “below $1,500/t”, the buyer at a large ...

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Tariffs Increase

The Trump Administration released a listing of $200 billion worth of additional tariffs on 6,031 Chinese product lines. The listed products include seafood, frozen meat, fruits and vegetables.

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Proposition 12

California will vote this fall on whether to strengthen a law on how farm animals are confined and raised. Proposition 12 would ban the sale of meat derived from animals and their food products that are confined within certain areas. By ...

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More News on California Coffee labeling…

California officials proposed a regulation clarifying that cancer warnings are not required for coffee. The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment’s proposed regulation states drinking coffee does not pose a significant cancer risk, despite the presence of chemicals created during ...

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