FFA Trade and Industry News Vol 7: Issue 5 September-October 2014

By Liam Campling and Elizabeth Havice[1]


Fisheries Regulation

EU anti-IUU measures: Sri Lanka ‘red carded’ and new reports on regulatory effectiveness 

Obama compromises on US Pacific Marine National Monuments

Tuna Access Arrangements

PNG tightens fishing access arrangements to stimulate onshore development   

Agreement on US Treaty reached; FFA clarifies Kiribati’s move

Fisheries Development

MSC revises standards, adds labour component

Fisheries as ‘investable proposition’ or corporate ‘ocean grabbing’? 

Fisheries Management

Outcomes from WCPFC’s Tenth Technical and Compliance Committee meeting 

Attention turns to electronic reporting and monitoring in the WCPO

Tuna Markets

French canned tuna sales are strong but brands in the public spotlight

Tuna Price Trends

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