Fisheries Council: agreement on 2012 fishing opportunities

At the Fisheries Council, EU ministers reached a political agreement on 2012 fishing opportunities for certain fish stocks for EU vessels in Union and certain non-Union waters and on fishing opportunities for certain fish stocks in the Black Sea.

The Council also had an exchange of views on the European maritime and fisheries fund and the proposal on certain measures in relation to countries allowing non-sustainable fishing. Commissioner Damanaki also presented the proposal on certain measures in relation to countries allowing non-sustainable fishing.

Watch the extracts from the press conference

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