The 2018 Annual Economic Report on the EU Fishing Fleet shows record-peak levels in economic performance of the EU fishing fleet in 2016 and closely links this achievement to the use of sustainable fishing methods.
Representatives of EUMOFA (European Market Observatory for Fisheries and Aquaculture Products), the market intelligence tool of the European Commission, will attend Conxemar, the international frozen seafood exhibition that will take place on 2-4 October 2018 in Vigo, Spain.
Ministers from EU Member States and riparian third countries adopted an ambitious 10-year Regional Action Plan for sustainable small-scale fisheries in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea. The plan sets out detailed measures to ensure a sustainable use of fish stocks, whilst restoring long-term economic and social prosperity for small-scale fishers and coastal communities.
On the occasion of World Cleanup Day, some 50 EU delegations and representations are teaming up with NGOs, embassies, schools and volunteer networks to organise beach clean activities across the world.