• Health Press Release

    MEDIA ALERT

    November 29, 2012, Washington, D.C. The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) is warning reporters, editors and producers to be cautious when covering a new analysis of data on pollutants and women from...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    NFI Crab Council Expands Work in Thailand

    November 15, 2012 Washington, DC The National Fisheries Institutes Crab Council has joined the Thai Frozen Food Associations Thai Crab Product Group, the Kung Krabaen Bay Royal Development Study Cent...

  • Health Press Release

    Seafood Foundation Chooses Executive Director

    WASHINGTON, D.C. October 15, 2012 With nearly two decades of experience Linda Cornish has signed on to head up the Seafood Foundation, which aims to Address Seafood Deficiency in the American Diet. C...

  • Health Press Release

    Media Alert

    October 9, 2012, Washington, D.C. Reporters, producers and headline writers are warned to read the new study in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine carefully and report on it accurately,...

  • Press Release

    NFI Expands Social Media Profile

    September 27, 2012 WASHINGTON, DC The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) is expanding its social media footprint with LinkedIn, Pinterest, and a social media video blog. NFI is currently on Facebook...

  • Health Press Release

    New Research Shows Fish Protein Could Be Future of Fat-Reduction in Fried Foods

    September 25, 2012 WASHINGTON, DC The possibility of fried seafood with significantly reduced fat may not be that far-fetched. Thanks to donations from the Seafood Industry Research Fund (SIRF), rese...

  • Press Release

    NFI Top Ten List, a Familiar School of Fish

    Washington, DC September 24, 2012 From Canned Tuna to Cod the top ten most consumed seafood items by Americans are a very familiar group that feeds a growing market. The federal government recently ...

  • Health Press Release

    Newsletter to Help Keep Foodservice Hooked On Seafood

    WASHINGTON, DC August 6, 2012 The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) is working to keep the foodservice community hooked on seafood. As part of a new seasonal newsletter available for distribution th...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    Philippines Adopt Advanced Crab Management Plan

    June 26, 2012 Washington, DC The final version of a Philippine Blue Swimming Crab Management Plan has been agreed upon. After nine versions, a coalition of stakeholders in the crab fishery is submitt...

  • Trade & Commerce Press Release

    Statement on Senate Passage of USDA Catfish Inspection Repeal

    WASHINGTON, DC June 20, 2012 Common sense has prevailed in the Senate. A vote to repeal the duplicative USDA catfish inspection program signals a return to fiscal sanity at a time when controls on was...

  • Press Release

    Gov Watch Dog Says Repeal Catfish Inspection Program

    WASHINGTON, DC June 7, 2012 A new Government Accountability Office (GAO) report recommends, Congress should consider repealing provisions of the Farm Bill assigning USDA responsibility for catfish in...

  • Press Release

    Statement on WTO Dolphin Safe Tuna Ruling

    Household tuna brands Bumble Bee, Chicken of the Sea and StarKist are disappointed in the World Trade Organizations (WTO) appeals court ruling because it is likely to create consumer confusion about w...

  • Health Press Release

    A Foundation to Address Seafood Deficiency

    The new 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans - the basis of nutrition policy, education, and guidance in our country - include a clear seafood recommendation for the first time: Eat a variety of fish...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    NFI Crab Council Hires Asia Liaison

    April 2, 2012 Washington, DC After several months of searching, the National Fisheries Institute Crab Council has found a liaison to help carry on its sustainability mission in Asia. Jeremy Crawford,...

  • Health Press Release

    NFI Hosts Discussion About Solutions to Seafood Deficiency in the American Diet

    March 11, 2012 Boston, MA The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) hosted a luncheon for two dozen leaders and investors at the International Boston Seafood Show to discuss the creation of an independe...