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This document relates to the processing activities of the Cucumaria Frondosa sea cucumber species. Sea cucumbers are found all around the globe as different species which differs in sizes, shapes and anatomical features. Some of the information described in this document might not apply to other species.
Mr Pierre Patenaude, president of Oceatec, was invited and took part in the regional consultation held for the preparation of the Quebec Strategy on Research and Innovation of the Quebec government, organised by the minister of Economy, Science and Innovation.
By now the press has made quite a coverage about the potential ban of live lobster importation into the European market, and this threat as created some turmoil on the East Coast fisheries. This story came out in the industry press in March 2016 and was relayed by the Canadian and in the American press.