Read more about the article Irish fishing sector adamant on Icelandic access to community waters
 Irish industry figures are outraged at the possibility of a deal with Iceland being rushed through by the EU Commission just before Christmas

Irish fishing sector adamant on Icelandic access to community waters

Senior figures in the Irish fishing industry have reacted with alarm and anger to the prospect of a deal that would give Icelandic vessels access to Irish waters – and…

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Read more about the article EU losing fishing rights to rogue Nordic states
Brendan Byrne of the Irish Fish Processors and Exporters Association (IFPEA) and Aodh O Donnell of the Irish Fish Producers Association (IFPO) want to see tangible compensation for Ireland and other EU members for the loss of fishing rights as non-EU states have inflated their own mackerel and blue whiting quotas

EU losing fishing rights to rogue Nordic states

EU coastal states are losing fishing rights to non-EU members because the European Commission’s scientifically informed approach to quotas is subject to abuse by rogue Nordic players, according to leading…

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