Researchers Seek Seafood Sector Insight to Unlock By-Product Prize

Researchers from Aberdeen have put a call out to Scotland’s seafood sector to help it understand why it could be missing out on netting the full potential of its catch by getting more value from by-products.
The team of researchers from The James Hutton Institute have been looking at opportunities to achieve better value throughout the seafood supply chain, including from by-products.

SEG2024 – A Great Platform for the Scottish Seafood Sector

Seafood Expo Global

This year’s Seafood Expo Global (SEG) in Barcelona (23-25 April) will provide an excellent opportunity for Scottish seafood processors to promote the excellence of their products and develop new export markets, says Jimmy Buchan, CEO of the Scottish Seafood Processors’ Association.

Politicians Pledge to Protect Fishing

Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, Scotland

Politicians have pledged to protect fishing during a major exhibition at Scottish Parliament.

More than 50 MSPs and three-party leaders have put their names to a pledge that commits them to protect and support Scotland’s vital fishing industry and coastal communities.

Scottish Government Listening at Showcasing Scotland

First Minister Listening to Industry Challenges

SSA CEO Jimmy Buchan attended Showcasing Scotland last month and was quick to approach Scottish First Minister Humza Yousaf, when the opportunity arose to inform him of the current challenges within the Scottish Seafood industry.

SSA Invited to Downing Street

The Scottish Seafood Association CEO, Jimmy Buchan was invited to attend a special reception at 10 Downing Street on Tuesday, February 27th, 2024.