• Press Release

    National Fisheries Institute Statement on the Passing of Dan Murphy

    WASHINGTON, DC – July 11, 2022— Dan Murphy was a highly-regarded member of the seafood community. He was a long-time advocate in promoting the benefits of eating seafood and marketing our product...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    NFI Crab Council Summer Working Group Eyes Sustainability Work Expansion

    June 22, 2022 Baltimore, Maryland – The National Fisheries Institute’s Crab Council met in Baltimore, Maryland June 21 and 22 as part of its working group meeting series. This is the third of the...

  • Supply Chain Blog

    SoFISHticated Episode 3 is Available Exclusively for NFI Members

    In this episode, Richard and Melaina examine the ongoing high-stake labor negotiations happening at the ports. What should we expect when it comes to updates? And, should we prepa...

  • Trade & Commerce Press Release

    National Fisheries Institute Statement on the Ocean Shipping Reform Act

    WASHINGTON, DC – June 16, 2022— We are pleased that President Biden has signed the Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 2022.  This bipartisan bill, which the National Fisheries Institute supported ...

  • Uncategorized Blog

    Wear Sunscreen and Read Past the Headlines

    A recent study that suggested a link between fish consumption and melanoma has garnered quite a few headlines. The challenge is, many consumers (and even other journalists) don’t read past said hea...

  • Supply Chain Blog

    SoFISHticated Episode 2 is Available for NFI Members

    In this episode, Richard and Melaina take a look at how the seafood industry can navigate this ongoing inflationary time, how consumers are reacting, and what Megan Thee Stallion has to do with menu ...

  • Press Release

    NFI Crab Council Welcomes Carthage Crabs and Seafood to the Group

    June 8, 2022 Washington, DC – The leading industry led, pre-competitive, crab sustainability collaboration welcomes its newest member, Carthage Crabs and Seafood. Located in Manalapan, New Jersey a...

  • Health Press Release

    National Fisheries Institute Statement on the White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition and Health

    WASHINGTON, DC – May 23, 2022— The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) is pleased to see the White House increasing its focus on healthy eating and access to nutritious foods. This September’s&n...

  • Trade & Commerce Press Release

    Top 10 List Offers a Look Back in Time 

    2020 consumption illustrates contraction at foodservice but growth for some species   May 16, 2022 – Washington, DC – In 2020, Americans ate 19 pounds of seafood per capita, down sl...

  • Sustainability Video Blog

    Sustainable Seafood Storytelling

    Telling an accurate story around seafood sustainability and industry innovation will keep the world’s healthiest animal protein front and center with consumers. Chief Sustainability Officer, Tim...

  • Sustainability Video Blog

    Innovation and Technology in Seafood

    As the global population continues to rise, so does the demand for the world’s healthiest animal protein. How will technology and innovation in seafood play a critical role in helping the industry m...

  • Trade & Commerce Video Blog

    Post-Pandemic Seafood Consumption Trends

    The seafood industry experienced an increased demand for seafood, and in response, expanded the production of value-added products for their customers. Are these seafood consumption trends here to sta...

  • Uncategorized Press Release

    Seafood Industry Research Fund Announces New Board Member

    Seafood Finance Veteran Larsen Mettler Brings Fiscal Focus to SIRF March 31, 2022 — Washington, DC — The Seafood Industry Research Fund (SIRF) welcomes Larsen Mettler to its Board of Direct...

  • Uncategorized Blog

    SoFISHticated Episode 1 is Now Available

    If there’s one thing NFI’s Richard Barry and Melaina Lewis know about Peeps, chocolate bunnies, and hip-hop feuds, it's their impact on Lenten sales. 

    Find out what on earth that means a...

  • Trade & Commerce Press Release

    National Fisheries Institute Statement on Reinstatement of Tariff Exclusions

    WASHINGTON, DC – March 24, 2022— The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) is pleased to have helped lead the effort to reduce costs for its members and promote free and fair trade through the reduc...