MEDIA RELEASE: FFA and Japan agree new support to Pacific fisheries

HONIARA, 18 April 2019 – Observer training, maritime boundaries and new training initiatives were on the agenda of a high-level meeting in Honiara on Tuesday between the Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) and senior representatives of the Overseas Fisheries Cooperation Foundation (OFCF) of Japan.

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 12: Issue 1 January-February 2019

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS . Volume 12: Issue 1  January-February 2019

By Elizabeth Havice, Liam Campling and Mike McCoy [1]



Fisheries Trade

WTO fisheries subsidies negotiations heat up

Tariff hike deferred again as the US and China reportedly near deal to cool the trade war

Fisheries Management

Attention on FAD management continues to grow

Despite criticisms, MSC continues to gain traction in tuna fisheries