Fishing and aquaculture have been among the hardest hit sectors, as demand saw a sudden decline. The Commission therefore took a range of temporary and targeted initiatives to address the challenges faced by the seafood community.
Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/1027 of 14 July 2020 on amending Implementing Regulations (EU) No 771/2014, (EU) No 1242/2014 and (EU) No 1243/2014 as regards the implementation and monitoring of specific measures to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak in the fishery and aquaculture sector
Euronews Ocean: Coronavirus: supporting Europe's battered fishing industry
Europe's fishing industry has been badly hit by the coronavirus. In this episode of Ocean Euronews' Denis Loctier meets French fisherman trying to survive the crisis and explores how Europe is supporting the battered sector.