Category Archives: Angulatus snow crab

Vantage newsletter -crab from an international perspectus – August 2014

Vantage Seafood LLC. It’s the dog days of summer and now on top of the challenges to our seafood business we have geopolitics with Russian President Putin banning agricultural products including seafood. The ban covers all fresh and frozen fish, … Continue reading

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Vantage July 2014 Newsletter = Crab from an international perspective

  At the mid point of 2014, it’s clear that there are some great opportunities in the crab arena for marketers and consumers. With U.S. imports well up on king crab vs last year and a substantial amount still to … Continue reading

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Vantage Newsletter- crab from an international perspective June 2014

This month we take a look future of imports on Russian King crab for the remainder of the year with results to date and remaining legal catch.  Combining current inventories/imports and adding the remaining  crab to be caught and it … Continue reading

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Vantage newsletter May 2014- Crab – an International Perspective

   King crab prices in both the U.S. and Japan have continued to adjust to the market conditions and there are great values out there for those who search. New Season Canadian  and Norway/Barents Sea opilio are underway and delivering to markets. … Continue reading

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Vantage newsletter- crab from an international perspective April 2014

Spring Time and one’s thoughts turn to flowers, seeing the grass, sunshine, and of course this authors favorite -promotion and making sales of  king and snow crab!   Alaska is about done with the current snow crab season, Russian fishing … Continue reading

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March 2014 newsletter -crab from an international perspective

The US imports of Russian king crab soared in January to 4.380 mm lb!  This is a  80+% increase compared to 2013!   February imports to the U.S. are also said to trend good for the U.S. with over 1,000 m/t by … Continue reading

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Feburary 2014 newsletter – Japan crab imports down, U.S. imports up!

The US imports of Russian king crab finished strong in 2013 with total imports up to 18.957mm lbs (+6%) and overall king crab including the Argentine red crab which is categorized by US Customs information as king crab up 14% vs … Continue reading

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Vantage Newsletter- Crab from an international perspective – January 2014

The big news is the strong effort in the Russian Far East with 40 of the 57 vessels fishing crab in December focusing on on king  crab. The newly added legal quota for 2013 is an opportunity to make 2013 a good year … Continue reading

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December – Crab from an international perspective

We take time to look forward to 2014 based on hard data and project what it may mean. We wish everyone a happy holiday season!! The Alaska Bering Sea red crab fishery is over according to reports with 60% said … Continue reading

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Vantage newsletter – crab from an international perspective

Monday November 11 is Veterans day in which we honor those who have served our country.  Hope all can take a moment to appreciate the sacrifice and dedication of our military past and present. Celebrating Veterans day this year, I … Continue reading

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