Nautical News
July 9, 2018

Farmed Salmon
Atlantics: We are seeing a steady price with good supply.
Steelhead/Trout: Good supply on Steelhead. 6-12 oz. Trout (64824) has a tight supply and should be tight for the next month but there is a good supply of 1-2# (64825).

Wild Salmon
Spring/King: Springs are regularly being caught. Call Kyle for availability and price.
Sockeye : Fishing continues to improve daily and the season is in full swing. Prices have once again gone down and is softening weekly.
Coho : Small amounts available and should improve weekly. We should see a peek mid to end July.
Chum : Chums are regularly being caught. Call Kyle for availability and price.
Pinks: Small amounts are being caught and should continue to get better weekly.

Supply is adequate and prices have firmed.

Oysters : West Coast harvests are starting to open but for now Torpedo Bay and Lucky 88s are still the best option. Kusshi is available.
Mussels : Saltspring Mussels Season is now open with a good supply. The PEI Mussels will continue to be available at C2C.
Clams/Sea Urchin: Clams have a sporadic supply. West Coast Sea Urchin is closed. C2C now has alternatives available. Inquire with Kyle.

Adequate supply on all ground fish except Sole is tight.

Iceland Groundfish
Cod/Redfish/Saithe: Good supply. C2C has new Redfish POB Skin-on fillets (64949).

Philippines : Good supply on Mahi Mahi. Artesmar Ahi Tuna is in good supply as well.
New Zealand : There was rough winds over the weekend but it looks like it is clearing up. Supply is good on most species. Combine variety of species in our own unique Ike Jime pack available thru C2C.

Supply is stable. Aggressive pricing on larger sizes.

Spot Prawns
The season is now closed.

Albacore Tuna
Supply is good. C2C has secured product to cover our needs.

Nautical News
July 9, 2018
East Coast

Eastern Canada
Oysters: Good supply on all oyster varieties.
Clams: Cherrystone and Littleneck are in good supply. Pasta Clams are sporadic, best to order on Monday or Thursday when they come in.
Live Lobster : Supply is good and prices are stable.
Lake Fish : Great supply on all Lake Fish and the price is below market. Good time to feature before weather gets too warm and fish go deep.
Smelts: Canadian season is over. Chilean Sea Smelts are late due to production. We should see some in about 2 weeks.

South America
Swordfish : Supply is good and price has softened.
Mahi Mahi : Supply is good.
Chilean Salmon/Steelhead : Good supply on both. The Chilean Salmon price has leveled.
Tilapia: Good supply.

Snappers (B-Liners) : Supply is short.
Kingfish : Good supply.
Red/Black/Yellow Edge Grouper : Supply is good.
Amberjacks /Golden Tilefish : Good supply.
Blue crab (live) : Soft shell season is over. There are no hard shells available due to the USA holding back from shipping them to Canada.
Catfish: Summer schedule continues with a good supply. Tuesday arrival into Maximum.

Cod/Haddock/Golden Redfish/Arctic Char/Grey Sole/Turbot: There is a good supply on all Icelandic fish. Demand for Haddock has increased the price but Maximum has a good supply.

Skate Wing : Supply is good.
Monkfish : There is a good supply.
Mackerel : Good supply on both Spanish and Atlantics.
Squid : Good supply.
Scallops: There is a good supply and the price is aggressive on larger sizes.

Sea Bass and Sea Bream from Greece have been plentiful with stable pricing.

(Auction- special request)

Steady supply from Greece. Order by Friday for Wednesday arrival into Maximum.

Due to hot weather Maximum will not be bringing in Italian product for the summer. This is temporary and Italian fresh fish will be picked up again in October.

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