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

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

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

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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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OUR Ocean kicks off in Malta: “The sea is a global common. It is Our Ocean because it belongs to humanity, to each and every human being” – Mogherini

Continue reading OUR Ocean kicks off in Malta: “The sea is a global common. It is Our Ocean because it belongs to humanity, to each and every human being” – Mogherini

EUROPECHE calls for more effective EU-wide rules to ensure that “only fish meeting high social and environmental standards can enter the EU market”

Continue reading EUROPECHE calls for more effective EU-wide rules to ensure that “only fish meeting high social and environmental standards can enter the EU market”

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”

Continue reading 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”

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

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

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

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

EUROPEAN Commission discusses with stakeholders financing investments in a sustainable blue economy

Continue reading EUROPEAN Commission discusses with stakeholders financing investments in a sustainable blue economy

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

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

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

“TUNA fish at Rolls-Royce prices”: Norway considering the possibility of farming Atlantic bluefin tuna… Wild catch-base aquaculture and/or ongrowing of fertilised eggs

Continue reading “TUNA fish at Rolls-Royce prices”: Norway considering the possibility of farming Atlantic bluefin tuna… Wild catch-base aquaculture and/or ongrowing of fertilised eggs

EU INDUSTRY pleased: 2017 Quota deal reached to fulfil MSYs “while taking into consideration duly justified socio-economic factors”

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‘TRIUMPHANT’ Seafood Showcase reception: EU Fishing sector celebrates “sustainably sourced seafood” in European Parliament; MSC mentioned…

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EU ministers decide on Baltic Sea fisheries catch limits for 2017; “Baltic demersal fishermen dealth huge blow by EU” – Industry

Continue reading EU ministers decide on Baltic Sea fisheries catch limits for 2017; “Baltic demersal fishermen dealth huge blow by EU” – Industry

INTERACTIONS between MPAs & Fisheries – Europêche event in EU Parliament; “Stakeholders will identify where MPAs have had a negative impact”

Continue reading INTERACTIONS between MPAs & Fisheries – Europêche event in EU Parliament; “Stakeholders will identify where MPAs have had a negative impact”