GDST News

GDST and SeaBOS join forces

March 17, 2019 — The Seafood Business for Ocean Stewardship (SeaBOS) and the GDST are joining forces in support of seafood traceability. The two leading seafood industry groups—which together include seven of the world’s ten largest seafood production companies with combined seafood sales of well over USD $35 billion per year—are now pledging to work jointly towards the adoption of global industry standards that will improve the quality, efficiency, and affordability of seafood traceability.

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Crowdsourcing Solutions for Interoperable Traceability 

Building a global network of interoperable traceability systems will not be accomplished by the seafood industry alone. While it is the processers, traders and buyers who have well-defined needs and must lead the way, the technical talents to transform ideas into market-ready, affordable solutions often sit outside the seafood sector. Read more about how the GDST leveraged technical talents at its recent Hackathon in Bangkok!