Japan’s First ASC Certified Coho Salmon Enters Retail and E-Commerce Market

Marukin Co., Ltd., owner and operator of a coho salmon farm in Onagawa, Miyagi prefecture in Northeast Japan that launched Miyagi Onagawa Coho Salmon Aquaculture Improvement Project (AIP) in 2017 with Ocean Outcomes Japan Program (which has since merged with Seafood Legacy) and local fishermen association Fisherman Japan, became the first coho salmon farm in Japan to acquire Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) certification.