“If you go back at least to the 1980s, the basic situation by which fish are bought and sold and prices are set has been pretty much the same.”
How does the increasing price for salmon roe factor into fishermen’s paychecks?
Meeting will focus on markets, options for further actions.
Bristol Bay fishermen: “It’s not a sustainable way to do business.”
Anyone using the label for ‘unfair or deceptive’ practice could be fined $10,000.
Secretive nature of price setting in AK salmon fisheries strains relationships between processors and fishermen who supply them.
Fishermen’s direct marketing, how seafood imports are monitored are survey topics
Lots of frozen sockeye carryover from the 2022 season are pushing down wild salmon prices across the board.
Media hoopla runs high for the first fresh fish but prices plummet at retail.
Volumes and values of US salmon exports plummeted for all but sockeyes.