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Exporting seafood: With perishable products, time is money

May 1, 2017

By Laurie Schreiber

Maine seafood's global migration

Moving seafood around the globe is a constant challenge, whether it's processed or alive. Long-distance shipping is part of a complex web of logistics.

Dealing in perishables, timely transit and proper handling at all points is essential. Preparations involve compliance with regulations in both the United States and the destination countries, designed to ensure proper harvest, handling, sanitation and documentation throughout the supply chain.


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