US fishing and seafood industries saw broad declines last summer due to COVID-19

Credit: NOAA Headquarters While losses vary by sector, by region and by industry, data and information from this report may help businesses and communities assess losses and inform long-term recovery and resilience strategies. According to analysts, COVID-19 protective measures instituted in March across the United States and globe contributed to an almost-immediate impact on seafood […]

Researchers offer approaches for the sustainable expansion of the U.S. seafood industry

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The “Executive Order on Promoting American Seafood Competitiveness and Economic Growth,” issued by the Trump administration in May 2020, lays out a plan to expand the U.S. seafood industry, especially aquaculture, and enhance American seafood competitiveness in the global market. The goals of the directive are focused largely on growth and […]