Cruise Ships Urged to Serve More Maine Lobster

Boiled Lobster, photo courtesy Maine Lobster Council.

Maine Sun Journal: Democratic Congresswoman Chellie Pingree is attacking Maine’s supply-and-demand lobster crisis from a demand side, urging the heads of large cruise ship companies to buy up the crustaceans to serve to their thousands of passengers.

“This could be a big untapped market for wholesalers in the area,” Pingree said in a statement Monday. “And sometimes in a situation like this, you just have to get the attention of the head of these big corporations to get them to notice what we have to offer here in Maine.”

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