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Russian seafood export ban would have big impact on US

Most of you have heard about the Russian prohibition on the importation of seafood products from the United States, the European Union, Canada and others. This is a big deal, with a lot of unknown consequences, and...
My Turn: We love Alaska Airlines

...rural businesses could not have gotten his product to market without Alaska Airlines remarkable cargo service for seafood products - over 24 million pounds of fresh and frozen seafood shipped last year. I recently thought about this as Alaska Airlines...
My Turn: The heart of the Southeast Alaska economy is its ocean

...maritime manufacturers. We can build 500-foot-long ships, breathtaking sea otter scarfs, and we develop new seafood products that are in turn shipped all over the world.The ocean has steered the Southeast Alaska economy for 10,000 years...
Something new at Symphony of Seafood

...catch. She said making use of byproducts is good for the environment, the economy and the communities that rely on seafood products. A disturbance to the market goes all the way to the community level, Decker said, which makes diversification...
Chinese ban of US shellfish to continue

...effort to resolve this issue," the NOAA statement said. "The states and federal agencies are working hard to answer China's latest request for information so that U.S. companies can resume shipping these seafood products to China."
Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute announces Fishing Families Photo Contest

...South America and also maintains a prominent marketing program in the US. ASMI works to raise the value of Alaska's seafood product portfolio through partnerships with retail grocers, foodservice distributors, restaurant chains, foodservice operators...
Pitching Alaska's benefits

...value of the two episodes is $5.4 million."This was a really terrific opportunity to get Alaska and Alaska seafood products in the minds of the viewers," Palmer said.Committee members had a lot of questions about the part of Palmer's...
Chefs wanted for Great Alaska Seafood Cook Off

...The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute is a non-profit partnership of the State of Alaska and the Alaska seafood industry that promotes wild, natural and sustainable Alaska seafood products in the United States and around the world.
Villages protest spray permit

...said Craig Mayor Dennis Watson. "We believe it has health concerns. One of our great selling points is our seafood products. ... Everything we have here is because of our clean water," Watson said. State officials claim they have examined...
Alaska's economy to continue to grow, experts say

...billions of Asian consumers with money to buy Alaska products could benefit Alaska, Wolf said. "There's some seafood products that Americans just don't eat, but they're highly prized in Asia," he said. The weakening U.S. dollar will...


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