New Brunswick lobster fishermen brace for more low prices

CBCNEWS – With just a week to go before lobster traps are set for the spring season in northern New Brunswick, fishermen are bracing for another year of low prices. Gilles Thériault, a fisheries consultant, said record breaking lobster catches in Maine once again are expected to drive prices down. “With the Americans, we need to sit down as an industry, we need to spend more than half a day, probably weeks, weeks in order to resolve our problems,” he said. continued