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Volume 7: Issue 1 January-February 2014


Editorial Note, FFA Director General James Movick

Trade and industry intelligence key to Pacific fisheries management

Preferential Trade Agreements

EU Loins Quota for 2014 exhausted in ten days

Fisheries Development

Update on South Pacific Albacore crisis

Western Indian Ocean: piracy declines, fishing capacity returns

Fisheries Management

EU-Pacific relations over VDS remain tense

New rules to increase US longline bigeye catch limits

European Parliament study on FAD use in global tuna fisheries

Tuna Industry

Legal scrutiny of Korean tuna giant Dongwon raises questions for US Treaty and ISSF

Thai Union has tough year in 2013, but expected to bounce back

Tuna Markets

Fluctuating skipjack prices shape US canned tuna market

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Volume 6: Issue 6November-December 2013


World Trade Organisation

WTO-deal in Bali 

US to strengthen dolphin-safe tuna rules to comply with WTO ruling

Fisheries Regulation

EU bans fisheries imports from Belize, Guinea & Cambodia   

Greenpeace exposes global tuna longline fisheries failures

Fisheries Development

Global Partnership for Oceans advised on investment selection criteria

Fisheries Management 

WCPFC10 Outcomes

Pacific bluefin stock assessment raises alarm bells

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Pacific Tuna talks intensify ahead of annual Tuna Commission meet.

FFA HQ, Honiara, SOLOMON ISLANDS, Friday 01 November 2013 –Member countries of the Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) today completed a week of intensive meetings ahead of key negotiations for Pacific Fisheries this December.

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