Southern Bluefin Association certified by Friend of the Sea
The Australian Southern Bluefin Tuna Industry Association is certified by Friend of the Sea

Southern Bluefin Association certified by Friend of the Sea

Friend of the Sea has certified the Australian Southern Bluefin Tuna Industry Association (ASBTIA), a pioneer in tuna farming, for sustainable practices in seafood production. The numerous brands associated with…

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FoS certifies Marpesca Group
The Panama-based Marpesca Group has fishing and distribution bases in Ecuador, The US and Spain.Image: FoS

FoS certifies Marpesca Group

Friend of the Sea has announced certification of the Marpesca Group (Grupo Marpesca) for sustainable seafood production practices. Marpesca can now display the Friend of the Sea eco-label on its…

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Petition to end China’s wildlife food markets
Friend of the Sea and Friend of the Earth has started a petition calling for a permanent end to China’s wildlife food markets. Image: Friend of the Sea

Petition to end China’s wildlife food markets

In response to the Coronavirus outbreak, sustainability NGO Friend of the the Sea and Friend of the Earth asks the Chinese government to permanently halt to sale of wildlife in…

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Coper certified by Friend of the Sea
Coper’s product line includes tuna, cephalopods and pelagic fish such as sardine

Coper certified by Friend of the Sea

Spanish multi-product seafood producer Coper has committed to environmentally responsible practices in fishing and production of fish products. Comercial Pernas SL, one of Spain’s leading seafood producers, has been awarded…

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King Pelagique recertified by Friend of the Sea
King Pelagique has been recertified for multiple sustainability categories. Image: King Pelagique

King Pelagique recertified by Friend of the Sea

Fully-integrated Moroccan seafood company King Pelagique has renewed certification for sustainable seafood, fish products, and fish oils. Certification body Friend of the Sea has recertified Morocco’s King Pelagique Group in…

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Friend of the Sea certifies L’Acquachiara Srl
Fish and shellfish producer L’Acquachiara has been awarded Friend of the Sea certification. Image: Friend of the Sea

Friend of the Sea certifies L’Acquachiara Srl

Adriatic shellfish producer L’Acquachiara Srl, a top Italian producer of shellfish and other fish products, has earned certification for sustainable seafood production by Friend of the Sea. The certification enables…

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Chilean fishing company awarded Friend of the Sea certification
Friosur is a Chilean fishing firm that operates in the country's southern waters. Image: Friend of the Sea

Chilean fishing company awarded Friend of the Sea certification

In January Chilean fishing company Pesquera Friosur achieved Friend of the Sea certification for three fishing vessels and a processing plant. The company targets southern hake, hoki and southern rays…

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