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EU and UK reach agreement on TAC,s for 2022

EU and UK reach agreement on TAC,s for 2022

The EU and the UK  have reached an agreement on the fishing opportunities for 2022. This agreement covers all shared and jointly managed fisheries resources in UK and EU waters. It is the outcome of the annual consultations on fishing opportunities between the EU and...
Festive Cheer In Scant Supply At Fisheries Council

Festive Cheer In Scant Supply At Fisheries Council

Killybegs Fishermen’s Organisation (KFO) CEO, Seán O’Donoghue has welcomed a declaration issued by the Council of EU Fisheries Ministers aimed at resolving the mackerel dispute between Denmark and Ireland. However, he conceded that this agreement aside, it was a case...
2022 Quotas Not Set As UK Talks Drag On

2022 Quotas Not Set As UK Talks Drag On

Post Brexit negotiations between the EU and UK on fishing quotas for shared fish stocks, which commenced in early November were still deadlocked ahead of the EU Council of Fisheries Ministers that commenced on Sunday and finished early this morning.  In light of that...