Stehr, Hagen
August 2010
Ausmarine;Aug2010, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p6
Trade Publication
The article looks at the election of Julia Gillard as the first woman Prime Minister of Australia in 2010 and how the past government impacted the fishing industry. According to the author, the policies of former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd hurt the seafood industry. The author argues that decision of Minister Peter Garrett at Korea's meeting of the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna (CCSBT) to cut the tuna quota in Australia was purely political. According to Gillard, they will rule by consensus and consultation.


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