Read more about the article Ministers urged to take a balanced viewpoint
EAPO is urging Ministers to take the socio-economic and environmental objectives of the CFP into account at this year’s December Council

Ministers urged to take a balanced viewpoint

As Ministers prepare for next week’s December Council to decide next year’s TACs and quotas, European POs are calling on ministers to take a balanced standpoint, taking into account the…

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Read more about the article EU giving priority to cheap imported fish over sustainable EU production
European industry bodies Europêche and EAPO are calling on the EU Council of Ministers to reduce the amount of imported duty-free fish

EU giving priority to cheap imported fish over sustainable EU production

810,000 tonnes of imported fish will benefit from massive tariff derogations regardless of their origin, way of production, sustainability of the stock, labour standards or even if the third country…

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Read more about the article Supporting European fishing through the crisis
Europêche and EAPO have identified a series of measures to support the fishing industry through the current crisis

Supporting European fishing through the crisis

European fishing industry body Europêche and the European Association of Fish Producer organisations (EAPO) are jointly committing to maintaining the supply of seafood. ‘As a responsible industry we will do…

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Read more about the article European fishing industry at a critical point
Europe’s fishing industry is at a critical point, while the European Parliament, Fisheries Committee and DGs face huge responsibilities, according to EAPO President Pim Visser

European fishing industry at a critical point

The new European Parliament is facing a huge responsibility, according to Pim Visser, president of the European Association of Fish Producers Organisations (EAPO), speaking after reviewing the outcomes of its…

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