• Health Press Release

    Future Leader Service Project Continues to Give Back

    January 13, 2014 Miami, FL Before heading off to the Feeding South Florida food bank in Pembroke Park, the 2013 NFI Future Leaders class tallied a years worth of its cash donations and food contribut...

  • Press Release

    Statement on the passing of Dick Gutting

    WASHINGTON, DC December 24, 2013 Dick Guttings tie to Seafood is one of evolution and leadership. His 45-year career in law began at Stanford but reached nearly every continent on the map. With marke...

  • Health Press Release

    Seafoods Top 10 Most Popular Illustrate Americas Comfort Zone

    November 1, 2013 Washington, DC Shrimp, canned tuna and salmon remain in the top positions on the annual list of Americas most popular seafood items. In 2012 consumers ate 4.565 billion pounds of sea...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    NFI Crab Council Announces Interim Chairman

    October 17, 2013 Washington, DC Brendan Sweeny, Vice President of Operations for Handy International Inc, will serve as the NFI Crab Councils Interim Chairman. Sweeny is a veteran of the Crab Council...

  • Press Release

    NFI President Testifies Before Congress on Seafood Procurement

    September 24, 2013 Washington, DC Testifying before the Senate Commerce Committees subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard, National Fisheries Institute (NFI) President John Con...

  • Press Release

    Trade Commission Throws Out Shrimp Case

    September 20, 2013 Washington, DC The International Trade Commission has ruled against imposing duties on shrimp imported from Thailand, Indonesia, China, Ecuador, India, Vietnam, and Malaysia in a d...

  • Consumer Protection Press Release

    NFI, NRA Fight Seafood Fraud & Menu Mislabeling

    September 23, 2013 Washington, DC The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) and the National Restaurant Association (NRA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) as part of an effort to join for...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    NFI Posts 100th Video

    August 20, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC The countrys largest seafood trade association is also one of the most prolific when it comes to cranking out new media products, launching its 100th video. NFI average...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    Philippines Government Approves Crab Management Plan

    July 15, 2013 Washington, D.C. The Philippines Department of Agriculture, Department of Interior and Local Governments have announced approval of a Joint Administrative Order (JAO) regarding the conse...

  • Health Press Release

    SIRF Board Announces New Member

    June 6, 2013- McLean, VA- The Seafood Industry Research Fund (SIRF) has announced that Mary Larkin, of Diversified Business Communications, has been named to its Board of Directors. Ms. Larkin is Grou...

  • Health Press Release

    SIRF Board Announces Mike Voisin Memorial Fund

    May 29, 2013- McLean, VA-The Seafood Industry Research Fund (SIRF) Board of Directors has announced the establishment of a new fund commemorating the late Mike Voisin, owner of Motivatit Seafoods, Inc...

  • Press Release

    Statement on the House Agriculture Committees Vote to Repeal the USDA Catfish Inspection Program

    WASHINGTON, DC May 16, 2013 NFI congratulates the House Agriculture Committee on passage of a 2013 Farm Bill. To move such a complex piece of legislation, balancing investments that support American ...

  • Health Press Release

    New Microsite Exposes Faces Behind Myths About Fish & Mercury

    May 6, 2013 Washington, DC Fed up with environmental and eco-lifestyle activists issuing phony warnings about eating fish, the National Fisheries Institute (NFI) launched a new microsite to correct ...

  • Press Release

    Statement on the passing of William (Bill) Shinbane

    WASHINGTON, DC April 25, 2013 Bill Shinbane loved his family, his employees and the seafood community. He saw potential in innovation, products and people. He used that vision to turn a small fish wh...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    NFI Announces Clam Committee Partnership with the National Science Foundation

    April 17, 2013 Washington, DC The National Fisheries Institutes Clam Committee has announced a sustainability partnership with the National Science Foundation. As part of the partnership the Foundati...