Trade & Industry

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 8: Issue 5 September-October 2015

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS

Volume 8: Issue 5September-October 2015

By Liam Campling, Elizabeth Havice and Mike McCoy[1]

 

CONTENTS

Fisheries Regulation

EU IUU gives ‘yellow card’ to Taiwan, lifts from PNG and ‘red card’ decision on Thailand pending

US rejects purse seining petition, threat of impacts on American Samoa

American Samoa minimum wage hike pushed by mainland competitor

Fisheries Management

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 8: Issue 4 July-August 2015

 

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS   Volume 8: Issue 4  July-August 2015

By Liam Campling, Elizabeth Havice and Mike McCoy[1]

 

CONTENTS

Preferential Trade 

EU concludes Free-Trade Agreement with Vietnam

Fisheries Regulation

Tri Marine submits petition for purse seine exemption in US waters and high seas

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 8: Issue 2 March-April 2015

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS   Volume 8: Issue 2  March-April 2015

By Liam Campling and Elizabeth Havice[1]

 

CONTENTS

Special Feature: Report on European Tuna Conference 2015

Fisheries Regulation

Thailand issued with a ‘yellow card’ warning by EU

US releases action plan on combatting IUU and seafood fraud

Tuna Access Arrangements

No agreement, but frank discussion in US Treaty negotiations

Special report on alternative markets for canned tuna and cooked loins

The world’s largest traditional canned tuna markets – Europe and the USA – are maturing.  Consumption levels are stabilising in the EU and are declining in the US. However, Pacific Island processors continue to depend heavily on the European market for light meat canned tuna and pre-cooked loin exports due to duty free access, as well as the US market for pre-cooked albacore loins.  

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 8: Issue 1 January-February 2015

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS

Volume 8: Issue 1January-February 2015

By Liam Campling and Elizabeth Havice[1]

 

CONTENTS

Fisheries Trade

EU loins quota for 2015 exhausted on first day

Fisheries Regulation

Solomon Islands ‘yellow carded’ under EU-IUU Fishing Regulation

Six nations identified by US for IUU fishing

The domestic politics of the EU IUU regulation in the Philippines 

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 7: Issue 6 November-December 2014

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS

Volume 7: Issue 6  November-December 2014

By Elizabeth Havice, Mike McCoy and Liam Campling[1]

 

CONTENTS

Preferential Trade Agreements

Philippines GSP+ status enters into force

Tuna Access Arrangements

Tokelau Arrangement on Southern Albacore; too late for Fiji’s domestic industry?

Value of EU-Kiribati FPA increases, deemed ‘efficient’ in EU-sponsored evaluation

Fisheries Management

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 7: Issue 5 September-October 2014

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS

Volume 7: Issue 5September-October 2014

By Liam Campling and Elizabeth Havice[1]

 

CONTENTS

Fisheries Regulation

EU anti-IUU measures: Sri Lanka ‘red carded’ and new reports on regulatory effectiveness 

Obama compromises on US Pacific Marine National Monuments

Tuna Access Arrangements

PNG tightens fishing access arrangements to stimulate onshore development   

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 7: Issue 4 July-August 2014

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS

Volume 7: Issue 4 July-August 2014

By Mike McCoy, Elizabeth Havice and Liam Campling[1]

CONTENTS

Preferential Trade Agreements

Fiji implements Interim EPA with the EU

Ecuador concludes a Free Trade Agreement with the EU

Philippines’ EU-GSP+ application outcome remains uncertain

Interim EPA deals finalised in Southern and West Africa

Fisheries Management

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 7: Issue 3 May-June 2014

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS   Volume 7: Issue 3 May-June 2014

By Liam Campling, Elizabeth Havice and Mike McCoy[1]

CONTENTS

Special Feature

Infofish Tuna 2014

Preferential Trade Agreements

Can the Philippines meet EU GSP+ labour standards?

Fisheries Regulation

UK media and US government highlight slavery in Thai seafood industry

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS Volume 7: Issue 2 March-April 2014

FFA TRADE AND INDUSTRY NEWS

Volume 7: Issue 2 March-April 2014

By Liam Campling, Elizabeth Havice and Mike McCoy[1]

CONTENTS

Preferential Trade Agreements

Is the EU-PACP clash over global sourcing rules of origin for fish ‘fillets’ necessary?  

European Parliament calls for canned tuna to be excluded from EU-Thai FTA

Fisheries Development

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