Tag Archives: BluefinTuna

Press Releases: South Pacific Tuna Treaty

The most recent South Pacific Tuna Treaty renegotiation session concluded successfully on Saturday, June 25, 2016. Negotiators from the United States and representatives of the 16 Pacific Island parties reached agreement in principle on changes …

Answer – South Korea under-declares vessel tonnage – P-014163/2015

Cooperation with third countries to fight IUU fishing is maintained after the revocation of the pre-identification status. In the case referred to in the question of the Honourable Member, the Commission urged Korean authorities to …

Written question – Mislabelling of fish in restaurants – E-014492/2015

On 3 November 2015 the Oceana Association published a study with the Catholic University of Leuven which showed that 30% of the fish on sale in the restaurants tested in Brussels, including the institutions’ canteens, …

Written question – South Korea under-declares vessel tonnage – P-014163/2015

On 7 October 2015, the secretariat of the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission sent out Circular 2015/092, consisting of a correction in the tonnage values for 38 South Korean purse seiners that had been fishing in …