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Chinese Processor First To Offer One-Star Pompano

July, 2013 The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) in late July applauded Guangdong Gourmet Aquatic Products Co. Ltd. for earning Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification. Guangdong Gourmet Aquatic Products’ processing plant in Wuchuan, Guangdong, China, attained BAP certification on July 8. The facility processes farmed shrimp, tilapia and golden pompano. With BAP certification, Guangdong Gourmet Aquatic Products is the first company approved to offer one-star pompano. Pompano and a number of other farmed seafood species — including sea bass, sea bream, cobia, seriola, barramundi, trout, perch and carp — became eligible for one-star designation when the new BAP standards for finfish … READ MORE “Chinese Processor First To Offer One-Star Pompano”