Market Report: January 13, 2020

January 28, 2020

Barramundi, Asian seabass


Barramundi is a type of seabass that’s native to Australia and the Indo-Pacific. Internationally renowned for its deliciousness and versatility, barramundi is Aboriginal for “large-scaled silver fish”. Barramundi has a delicious and is packed with heart-healthy Omega-3s. It is a hardy species that lends itself to farming without antibiotics or hormones. It is said to be the “goldilocks of sustainable fish.”


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Notes from our buyer


A break in the weather has Wild Canadian Halibut available this week. Farmed Halibut is also arriving in time for the weekend. Call your sales rep for pricing and availability.



Mahi availability is looking great this week, with prices looking good. Call your sales rep for pricing and availability. Frozen fillets are also a great option.


American Red Snapper

Catch volumes are looking  good this week. Fish ranging in size from 1-2, 2-4, and 4-8 are available. Call your sales rep for pricing and availability.


Fresh Crabmeat

Fresh Domestic Crab availability is looking good. Non-Domestic crab availability from Columbia is looking good. Call your sales rep today for more information.


Clams & Mussels

Availability on littleneck clams and Mussels is looking great this week! Call your sales rep for pricing and availability.


Icelandic Cod 

Cod availability is improving. We expect to have new shipments arriving for the weekend. Call your sales rep for pricing and availability


Artic Char

Arctic Char is a unique strain of saltwater char sustainably farm-raised in Iceland. Often compared to salmon and trout, Arctic Char has a distinct, sweet buttery flavor and firm pink flesh that sets it apart from other fish on the market. We get this in twice a week; ask your sales rep for more info.


East Coast Oysters

Some Canadian Oyster varieties will be limited due to weather. We have a great selection of oysters this week. Make sure you are on our East Coast oyster list that we send out every week.
Call your sales rep for pricing and availability.


Gulf Oysters

Texas Gulf Sacks are looking great! Fresh Shucked Standard & Select Gallons are available as well. Prices are looking good.


Redfish & Striped Bass

Extra Jumbo Redfish (3lb and up) availability is improving. The fish are coming in around 3 to 3.5 lbs. We are seeing some shortages on the smaller sizes, Jumbo Redfish (2.5-3 lb.). Striped Bass availability is somewhat limited due to sizing as well. Please call your sales rep for pricing and availability.


Farmed Salmon

Chilean Salmon pricing is holding steady. Canadian Salmon prices are still up. North Sea Salmon prices are holding steady for now.


Wild Isles Organic Salmon 

This salmon is naturally raised; Antibiotic Free, Chemical Free, Preservative Free, and Hormone Free. The feed is comprised of all natural and sustainable resources. And unlike other farm raised salmon Wild Isle Natural Salmon is raised in the open ocean of the Shetland Islands, and not in a Loch or Bay like other farms raised salmons.



U10 Dry Scallop prices are holding steady. We expect decent supplies for the coming weeks.



Tuna market is extremely limited this week. Many of the fisherman are just getting back out on the boats from the holidays. This has the prices up Call your sales rep for pricing and availability.


Black Drum

Catch out of Hackberry, LA is looking good We have new shipments arriving this week. Keep in touch with your sales rep for the latest on pricing and availability.



We currently carry H&G 10-20 KG & 20-30 KG  Chilean Seabass. Seabass prices are holding steady.



Swordfish availability is extremely limited this week. Call your sales rep for pricing and availability.


Rainbow ‘Green’ and Ruby Trout

Rainbow trout availability from the farms has improved. The Ruby Trout Farm is back up and running. Availability is looking good on the 6-8 size fillets. The larger 8-10 oz natural fillets are very limited right now. They fish are not getting large enough to produce that large of a fillet. Call your sales rep for pricing and availability.


Skye Ocean Trout

The All Natural Ocean Trout (Steelhead) is an amazing sashimi quality ocean trout with a higher fat content then salmon and a great flavor that lends itself to any type of cooking or smoking.