• 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...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    10 Questions Reporters Should Ask Greenpeace

    April 15, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC Reporters tempted to turn a quick story out of an impending Greenpeace press release about American retailers seafood sustainability practices are challenged to actuall...

  • Press Release

    Statement on the passing of Murry Berger

    WASHINGTON, DC April 9, 2013 Convention tells us that to be considered a pioneer you need only be among the first to engage in any one pursuit. On a day when we mourn the passing of Murry Berger the ...

  • Press Release

    NFI Members Report Success at Boston Seafood Show

    March 13, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC Companies who exhibited on the floor of the International Boston Seafood Show say 2013 was a success.Weve probably had the best show weve had in a long time, said Alan ...

  • Press Release

    NFIs Shrimp Council Expands Focus; Announces Executive Committee

    Boston, MA March 11, 2013 The National Fisheries Institutes (NFI) Shrimp Council announced this week that it has broadened its scope to address industry issues. A newly formed Executive Committee wil...

  • Press Release

    NFI Announces Launch of Salmon Council

    March 10, 2013 Boston, MA The National Fisheries Institute has officially announced the formation of The Salmon Council. The Councils mission is to provide a strong voice to promote all salmon in the...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    New Campaign Informs Retailers of Greenpeace Seafood Ranking Hypocrisy

    A new education initiative from the National Fisheries Institute (NFI) documents ongoing manipulation of facts, self-serving tactics, and ulterior financial motives behind Greenpeaces annual seafood s...

  • Consumer Protection Press Release

    MEDIA ALERT

    Washington, DC February 20, 2013 As organizations prepare to release reports on fish fraud, the countrys largest seafood trade association says there is a fundamental problem with what some claim is ...

  • Press Release

    NFI Promotes U.S. Seafood to Chinese Audience During New Year

    The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) is using social media to promote U.S. seafood half a world away. As part of NFIs expanded social media presence on Chinas most popular platform, Sina Weibo, the ...

  • Press Release

    Statement on the passing of Mike Voisin

    WASHINGTON, DC February 2, 2013 Mike Voisin was a giant in more than just the seafood community. He was a husband, a father, a son, a friend, a businessman, a leader and a man of faith who embodied p...

  • Health Press Release

    Future Leaders Group Breaks Records With Service Project

    January 25, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC The 2012 class of the National Fisheries Institutes (NFI) Future Leaders program has raised more than $15,000 for Sea Share, a charity that works with the seafood comm...

  • Press Release

    Consumer Trend Research to Dbut at GSMC

    WASHINGTON, DC January 24, 2013 The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) will unveil the results of a custom study commissioned specifically for the Global Seafood Market Conference on Thursday January...