• Nutrition Blog

    Salmon Nutrition: Everything You Need to Know About Salmon

    Known for its pink color, health benefits and versatility, salmon has been at the center of the seafood world for years. From commonly eaten species and salmon nutrition information to the farmed vs. ...

  • Sustainability Blog

    Is Bloomberg Beyond Fact-Checking?

    A recent Bloomberg article claims, “the Beyond Meat of seafood is coming.” Beyond Meat is a company that creates plant-based imitation products to resemble burgers, sausages and other meat product...

  • Trade & Commerce Press Release

    NFI and IBM Launch Seafood Blockchain Pilot  

    June 11, 2019 – Washington, DC – The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) is working with IBM’s Food Trust, blockchain-enabled system to begin a comprehensive seafood supply chain traceability pi...

  • Sustainability Blog

    Patagonia Marketing Masquerades as Eco-campaign

    Artifishal: Patagonia Marketing Masquerades as Eco-campaign The importance of salmon to lives and livelihoods should not be underestimated. The nutritional components of salmon are a dietary wonder ...

  • Pregnancy Blog

    Glamour Magazine Fails Pregnant Women with its Seafood Advice

    Nutrition Experts Say Pregnant Moms Should Eat More Seafood. Glamour Magazine Says They Shouldn’t. Who Do You Think Wins This Debate? Would you trust Glamour, a beauty magazine, over peer-reviewed ...

  • Sustainability Blog

    New York Times Gets Food Impact Story Right… Almost

    Hats off to the New York Times for its recent article, Your Questions About Food and Climate Change, Answered, which helps consumers quantify the impact of their food choices. Educated shoppers will ...

  • Sustainability Blog

    Tuna Sustainability: Most Tuna Come from Healthy Stocks

    Tuna Sustainability: Most Tuna Come from Healthy Stocks   Tuna is a healthy, nutritious, and sustainable option for families. The fiction peddled by agenda-driven activists claiming that tuna...

  • Press Release

    Work Continues on China’s Red Swimming Crab FIP

    April 11, 2019 Washington, DC – Almost a year after a Memorandum of Understanding launched the NFI Red Crab Council’s first Fisheries Improvement Project (FIP) in China, the project continues to g...

  • Advocacy Blog

    Vegan Fish… Is not Fish

    Vegan Fish… Is Not Fish Vegan, plant-based and vegetarian versions of "meat" products have been popular for some time. The veggie burger, “tofurky,” and meatless “chick’n” strips can be ...

  • Uncategorized Blog

    2019 NFI Annual Chowder Party

    Kick-off the 2019 Seafood Expo North America Show with old friends and new. REGISTER NOW to celebrate NFI's Annual Chowder Party to be held on Saturday, March 16th at 5:30pm - 7:30pm at the beautifu...

  • Seafood Pregnancy Blog

    Can Pregnant Women Eat Tuna?

    Can Pregnant Women Eat Tuna? “Can I eat tuna when I’m pregnant?” is one of the most commonly asked questions by expecting mothers. The short answer: yes. The longer answer: Not only can women ...

  • Press Release

    Statement on the Passing of Bob Joyce

    WASHINGTON, DC December 31, 2018 — Robert W "Bob" Joyce was a family man, a business man, an athlete, a scholar, a World War II veteran and his big Irish smile was a fixture in the seafood community...

  • Consumer Protection Blog

    New York’s Attorney General Focuses on Fish Fraud

    December 17, 2018 Washington, DC– An investigation by New York’s Attorney General that targeted 155 stores across 29 supermarket brands found mislabeled seafood about a quarter of the time. The...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    NFI Crab Council Announces Brice Phillips as New Chairman

    December 18, 2018 Washington, DC –The National Fisheries Institute’s Crab Council announces it has elected a new Chairman, Brice Phillips the Director of Club Store Sales at Phillips Foods. Philli...

  • Fraud Press Release

    New York’s Attorney General Focuses on Fish Fraud

    December 17, 2018 Washington, DC– An investigation by New York’s Attorney General that targeted 155 stores across 29 supermarket brands found mislabeled seafood about a quarter of the time. The...