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.

SSA Attends Made in Grimsby

The CEO was invited by the Seafood Grimsby and Humber Alliance (SGHA) to attend the Made in Grimsby event in October. This allowed us to share good practice and proved to be an excellent fact-finding exercise. Read more…

Rowett Institute Seeks Input on Salmon Produce

Researchers at Rowett Institute, with colleagues based in Scotland’s Rural College, are undertaking a study into the costs and opportunities for Scottish Salmon products. Read more…

Schools Engagement

The CEO recently visited Northfield Academy in Aberdeen to engage with youngsters and provide an insight into the seafood industry and the career opportunities available.

SeaFish Levy

Following informal consultation with the industry, Seafish propose to change in 2024. Find out more.