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Spanish mackerel quota increased 8pc for 2017

Friday, October 21, 2016, 21:50 (GMT + 9)

The meeting of the coastal States of the Commission for East Atlantic Fisheries (NEAFC) to set 2017 mackerel TAC, held in London, ended with the decision to increase by 14 per cent the total allowable catches, to 1,020,996 tonnes. As a result of this increased TAC, the Spanish quota will be increased to 38,431 tonnes, but once the fine of 5,500 tonnes that Spain must pay for the overfishing in 2009 is deducted, that quota will be 32,931 tonnes. This figure represents an increase of 8 per cent over the adapted quota, which had been set for Spain for 2016. Given the wide distribution of this stock, which covers all waters of the Northwest Atlantic, the TAC and management measures are agreed jointly by the parties involved in the fishery. Thus, the TAC increase for 2017 is the result of the implementation of the management plan in force since 2014, which had been signed by... FULL STORY

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