Yet another battle -- fishing versus the rest

January 2010
Ausmarine;Jan2010, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p18
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The article discusses the threat of shortage of the southern bluefin tuna (SBT) and the reduction of tuna allocations among international fishers as reported by the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna (CCSBT). It is stated that the CCSBT would reduce quotas for tuna by 20 percent which will cause difficulties among the tuna industry. Details regarding the alleged overfishing of Japan and whether they should settle for payment are also discussed.


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