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Russian seafood export ban would have big impact on US

...the market will mean over supply in the remaining accessible markets, which will mean reductions in the value of our roe products. The impacts are not isolated to Alaska: there is currently 1,000 metric tons of West Coast hake (a type of white...
Marketers prepare for seafood expo

...director. ASMI also plunged into potential Russian markets Sept. 26-29, to promote salmon - particularly salmon roe products - at the World Food Moscow Trade Show. "It's a food show, in general, not seafood, but very preeminent, and...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Commercial sockeye, pink catches called 'poor' 7/27/98

...that Japan has reopened retail sales of ikura, a chum roe product, following about three weeks of being off the shelves...of Alaska chum, and Japan is the biggest market for roe products, processors said. Alaska roe ``is finding fairly...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Japanese roe scare could hurt salmon sales 6/24/98

...pulled ikura, a salted fish egg product, from the shelves this week, according to the Alaska Department of Commerce. Roe products are the main value of Alaska chum salmon, and Japan is the largest market, processors said. ``The nickname for...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: E. coli scare may change roe market 6/29/98

...bacteria in one Japanese plant's product. Fourteen people became ill in May and June after eating ikura, a chum salmon roe product, from one processing plant in Hokkaido that is near cattle farms. The product was Japanese, not Alaskan, but some...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: State seafood sells swimmingly overseas 7/1/98

...crab, halibut and roe, Lee said. She doesn't expect a recent scare caused by tainted Japanese ikura - a salmon roe product - to have a lasting effect on sales of the Alaska product in Japan. ``Currently there's no big sensational headlines...


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