Category Archives: Italy

With €5 billion sales and profits doubled, EU aquaculture has fully recovered from downturn

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IFFO’s Annual Conference features high level panel and the EU commission

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“FINALLY turning the tide on decades of overfishing and mismanagement”: Mediterranean countries launch new plan to transform small-scale fisheries

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MSC Study: “Seafood consumers want less pollution and more fish in the sea”

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“€566 billion and growing: the EU blue economy is thriving” – DG Mare publishes 2018 report

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€566 billion & growing… the EU blue economy is thriving; ‘living resources’ (fisheries, aquaculture & processing) up by 22% between 2009-2016

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Bluefin tuna season 2018: EU determined to maintain control standards & guarantee recovery trend in eastern bluefin tuna stock; “Constant surveillance” needed

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EU fishing industry makes significant commitments to preserve and sustainably use ‘Our Oceans’

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WWF report maps contribution of Mediterranean Sea to the region “in new ways”; Finds that overall value of Med’s natural assets is “at least US$5.6 trillion”

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DEFINING [sea]food ‘fraud’: New European terminology standard will be out in 2018 & ‘Food Authenticity Research Network Hub’ in pipeline

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IMPROVEMENTS in CFP’s external dimension “positions the EU distant-water fishing fleets at the forefront of the world’s sustainable fisheries” – Europêche

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“SMOOTH running of 2017 Bluefin tuna season” – EC: First time for all EU operators to use electronic catch documentation system

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EUROPECHE satisfied with the outcome of the trilogue negotiations on the external fishing fleet Regulation

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WWF & Bolton Alimentari join forces to “improve seafood sustainability and traceability”; 4-year partnership &  8-year 100% MSC-certified tuna goal

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EUROPECHE rejects “false lobbying” accusations; “article manipulates [ICES] interpretation”… Acknowledges that [industry] “professionals collaborate with specialised media”

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INDIAN Ocean tuna industry-led Fishery Improvement Project (FIP): 17 organisations working towards MSC standard

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EUROPEAN Commission secures 10-year pledge to save Mediterranean fish stocks; Many points, incl. support of small-scale fisheries and aquaculture

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OVER-exploitation of fish stocks in the Mediterranean risk the very future of hundreds of thousands of people… need to act – EU Commissioner Vella

Continue reading OVER-exploitation of fish stocks in the Mediterranean risk the very future of hundreds of thousands of people… need to act – EU Commissioner Vella

NEW Eurostat publication on EU agriculture, forestry and fisheries; “Atlantic salmon produced by far the highest economic value” for fisheries

Continue reading NEW Eurostat publication on EU agriculture, forestry and fisheries; “Atlantic salmon produced by far the highest economic value” for fisheries