80% of Shrimp Ponds in Ecuador Face Earthquake Losses

The 7.8-magnitude earthquake that hit northern Ecuador’s coast around 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 16, 2016, severely damaged the country’s shrimp farming industry. According to reports from the USA Geological Survey, the earthquake struck 27 kilometers (16.7 miles) offshore, southeast of the coastal town of Muisne in Esmeraldes Province. International media reports currently put the […]

Don’t eat that shrimp

By Roberto A. Ferdman – The Washington Post Last year, the Guardian shed light on an uncomfortable — and unfortunate — truth about much of the shrimp sold in North America, Europe, Japan and elsewhere around the world. A six-month-long investigation revealed that torture, wage-theft, beatings and various other illegal practices were a reality in […]

Shrimp fishing off Newfoundland in danger

Shrimp fishing off the northeastern and southeastern coasts of Newfoundland is in crisis according to the Fish, Food and Allied Workers Union and it is calling for a halt. David Decker, secretary-treasurer of the FFAW, said that the biomass in one shrimp fishing area is down 40 per cent in the last year, which is bad news for the the […]

Calls mount for boycott of Thai shrimp imports after slave labour report

US politicians and human rights groups have called for a boycott of fish and shrimp products linked to slave labour in Thailand following a report from the Associated Press. The report found that shrimp producers in Thailand forced labourers to work 16-hour days for little or no pay. The prawns are found in products sold […]

NaturalShrimp Incorporated FORM 10-Q Period Ended September 30, 2015

UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549   FORM 10-Q   þ           QUARTERLY REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934   For the Quarterly Period Ended September 30, 2015   or   ¨           TRANSITION REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 […]