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No turning back on cod fishing restrictions

UNITED STATES
Monday, February 02, 2015, 01:10 (GMT + 9)

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will not modify the current restrictive emergency interim actions governing Gulf of Maine cod, which it had set last November. The industry, with the support of Gloucester Fishing Community Preservation Fund (GFCPF), had put forward a plan that would eliminate the 200-pound cod bycatch trip limit. In addition, it also suggested to open up some closed broad stock areas in return for the fisheries surrendering up to 60 tonnes of allocated cod quota. NOAA's Regional Administrator, John K. Bullard answered that they would have needed more time to thoroughly analyse the proposal, and expressed his suppot to the adopted decision. “Increasing the 200-pound limit increases the mortality of cod and only provides a marginal economic benefit,” stressed the official in a meeting of the New England Fishery Manage... FULL STORY

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Discard ban sanctions delayed for two years
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In future, an ice-free Northeast Passage will allow, among other things, cod, herring and blue whiting from th... FULL STORY
Peru
Peruvian scallop export falling
Jan 30, 21:20
Between January and November 2014, scallops were exported for USD 115.1 million, a figure that reflects a 17.4... FULL STORY
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Fresh salmon export volumes for week 4 is up 498 tonnes from week 3, and up 2,745 compared to week 4, 2014, ... FULL STORY

Chile
Obligation to use satellite positioning in artisanal vessels extended
Feb 2, 00:20
Fishermen in the Aysen region expressed dissatisfaction with the approval of a bill extending the installation of a satellite positioning device in ar... FULL STORY

Viet Nam
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Jan 30, 23:50
Major shrimp producer Minh Phu Seafood Corp is planning to sell 50 per cent participation to acquire capital for expansion investment. The Vietnamese... FULL STORY

Spain
Pescanova stops employment adjustment plans
Jan 30, 23:30
The good sales recorded last year and the successes achieved in the last six months have led multinational Pescanova to stop employment adjustment pla... FULL STORY
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