10-14 June 2019 | Shangri-La Hotel | Bangkok, Thailand

2018 Field Trip

Field Trip

Please Note: The field trip program is subject to change and has limited availability. Please be sure to check back periodically for updates.

Spanish Processing Plant & Fishery Tour

Friday 22 June   •  10:00 – 18:30  $125 (+ VAT)
Field trip will occur rain or shine – Comfortable, outdoor attire suggested

Join fellow attendees on a field trip up the coastline of Spain.

The field trip includes:

  • A tour of tuna and swordfish processor Frime, a family business with roots in the Boqueria Market, where you’ll learn about their sustainability processes.
  • A stop in Palamós red shrimp trawl fishery, which is part of MSC and WWF’s Medfish project— an initiative to encourage more sustainable fishing in the Mediterranean Sea.
  • A visit of the port of Palamós and the Fishing Museum before attending a live auction of landings of red shrimps and other species.

– SCHEDULE –

10:00 Depart the Hotel Arts

10:45 Arrive at Frime – tour the plant

12:00 Depart Frime and head to Cofradia de Palamos, red shrimp fishery

13:00 Visit the port and the museum; Network over lunch

16:00 See the landings of red shrimps and other species at the live auction

17:00 Bus departs for Barcelona

18:30 Arrival at Hotel Arts

Please Note: The field trip programs are subject to change and have limited availability. Please be sure to check back periodically for updates.

 

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