Welcome   Sponsored By
Subscribe | Register | Advertise | Newsletter | About us | Contact us
   


'...the concerns of the seafood sector were taken carefully by the minister and he expects a response in the coming weeks'

Fishing businessmen express concern about presence of Chinese fleet

Click on the flag for more information about Peru PERU
Wednesday, April 17, 2024, 04:00 (GMT + 9)

The president of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Committee of the National Society of Industries, Alfonso Miranda, reported that his union expressed to the new Minister of Production, Sergio González Guerrero, his concern about the Chinese fleet that operates near the Peruvian sea.

“We have had an interview as a Committee with the Minister and we have explained to him the entire pending agenda and fundamental issues that are not many, but are vital for this activity,” he expressed in statements to Conexión Perú, from RCR.

Miranda explained that they mentioned to the minister the presence of the Chinese fleet that, according to artisanal fishermen, invades the Peruvian sea. “There are mechanisms that Peru should exercise to prevent this from continuing to happen, such as Peru's presence in international fisheries management organizations,” he said.

Another of the topics addressed in the meeting with the minister was artisanal fishing, which needs special attention since it is the main supplier to the industry and therefore requires it to be formalized and strengthened.

“We need orderly artisanal fishing that allows us to guarantee the sustainability and continuity of fishing activity,” said Miranda, noting that oversizing the fleet must be avoided.

Alfonso Miranda indicated that they also expressed to Minister Sergio González the need to accelerate procedures in the fishing sector. He noted that the businessmen's concerns were taken carefully by the minister and he expects a response in the coming weeks.

Fishing sector generates a million jobs

The president of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Committee of the National Society of Industries, Alfonso Miranda, said that a series of measures are necessary to put into operation part of the industrial processing capacity that is currently stopped.

Miranda indicated that a decision could be the approval of a rapid procedure for raw materials to enter without extra cost, so that the industry is competitive since other countries in the region compete for the processing service.

The representative of the fishing industry reported that the sector in general creates approximately one million jobs, of which 200,000 are direct.

He added that in the plants that process fish products for human consumption, more than 40% of the staff is female, so it is also an inclusive industry.

Source: Conexión Perú, de RCR

Related news:

[email protected]
www.seafood.media


 Print


Click to know how to advertise in FIS
MORE NEWS
Russian Federation
Jul 18, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Salmon Season 2024 Gains Momentum
Viet Nam
Jul 18, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Vietnam Exports Frozen Tuna Meat/Loins to Spain
Worldwide
Jul 18, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Globefish report on the global crab market
Worldwide
Jul 18, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Globefish report on the global squid market
United Kingdom
Jul 18, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
Time to put tasty Scottish ‘silver darlings’ on the menu
Argentina
Jul 18, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
Buenos Aires Anchovy: A Healthy Fishery with No Significant Discards
Peru
Jul 18, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
PRODUCE Raises Maximum Jack Mackerel Catch Quota to 204,000 Tons for 2024
Viet Nam
Jul 17, 07:40 (GMT + 9):
Vietnamese Pangasius Exports to UAE Continue to Grow Significantly
United States
Jul 17, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
U.S. Gulf of Mexico Shrimp Fishery Achieves RFM Certification
Spain
Jul 17, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Spanish and EU Government Leaders Discuss Current State of Fishing Agreements with Third Countries in Las Palmas
Worldwide
Jul 17, 07:00 (GMT + 9):
Globefish report on the global octopus market
Oman
Jul 17, 06:50 (GMT + 9):
RAS technology: The Future of Oman Aquaculture
France
Jul 17, 05:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Espromer continues to set sail for the sea
South Korea
Jul 17, 04:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Frozen Cod Imports Down 64% by June 2024
South Korea
Jul 17, 03:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Cumulative Imports of Frozen Squid Tube Decrease by 61% in June



Lenguaje
FEATURED EVENTS
  
TOP STORIES
A global perspective on fisheries bycatch solutions
New Zealand Many of you will know Rosa Edwards, one of Seafood New Zealand’s inshore fisheries managers and our Inshore Protected Species Programme Lead. Recently, courtesy of the Australian-based Minderoo ...
FAO: sustainable fishing for world nutrition
Peru Yesterday, the 36th Meeting of the Committee on Fisheries (COFI) of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) concluded in Rome.   The Committee is unique in regularly p...
Ecuador's Shrimp Exports Hit New Record
Ecuador According to the Cámara Nacional de Acuacultura de Ecuador, this country exported 124,896 tons of shrimp in May 2024, worth 602 million USD. In the first 5 months of 2024, Ecuador exp...
Vietnamese Pangasius Exports to UAE Continue to Grow Significantly
Viet Nam The United Arab Emirates is one of the customers consuming a lot of Vietnamese pangasius. Vietnam is also the largest source of pangasius in this market, accounting for 40 - 50% of the market share in...
 

Maruha Nichiro Corporation
Nichirei Corporation - Headquarters
Pesquera El Golfo S.A.
Ventisqueros - Productos del Mar Ventisqueros S.A
Wärtsilä Corporation - Wartsila Group Headquarters
ITOCHU Corporation - Headquarters
BAADER - Nordischer Maschinenbau Rud. Baader GmbH+Co.KG (Head Office)
Inmarsat plc - Global Headquarters
Marks & Spencer
Tesco PLC (Supermarket) - Headquarters
Sea Harvest Corporation (PTY) Ltd. - Group Headquarters
I&J - Irvin & Johnson Holding Company (Pty) Ltd.
AquaChile S.A. - Group Headquarters
Pesquera San Jose S.A.
Nutreco N.V. - Head Office
CNFC China National Fisheries Corporation - Group Headquarters
W. van der Zwan & Zn. B.V.
SMMI - Sunderland Marine Mutual Insurance Co., Ltd. - Headquarters
Icicle Seafoods, Inc
Starkist Seafood Co. - Headquearters
Trident Seafoods Corp.
American Seafoods Group LLC - Head Office
Marel - Group Headquarters
SalMar ASA - Group Headquarters
Sajo Industries Co., Ltd
Hansung Enterprise Co.,Ltd.
BIM - Irish Sea Fisheries Board (An Bord Iascaigh Mhara)
CEFAS - Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science
COPEINCA ASA - Corporacion Pesquera Inca S.A.C.
Chun Cheng Fishery Enterprise Pte Ltd.
VASEP - Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters & Producers
Gomes da Costa
Furuno Electric Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
NISSUI - Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Ltd. - Group Headquarters
FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization - Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (Headquarter)
Hagoromo Foods Co., Ltd.
Koden Electronics Co., Ltd. (Headquarters)
A.P. Møller - Maersk A/S - Headquarters
BVQI - Bureau Veritas Quality International (Head Office)
UPS - United Parcel Service, Inc. - Headquarters
Brim ehf (formerly HB Grandi Ltd) - Headquarters
Hamburg Süd Group - (Headquearters)
Armadora Pereira S.A. - Grupo Pereira Headquarters
Costa Meeresspezialitäten GmbH & Co. KG
NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (Headquarters)
Mowi ASA (formerly Marine Harvest ASA) - Headquarters
Marubeni Europe Plc -UK-
Findus Ltd
Icom Inc. (Headquarter)
WWF Centroamerica
Oceana Group Limited
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Ajinomoto Co., Inc. - Headquarters
Friosur S.A. - Headquarters
Cargill, Incorporated - Global Headquarters
Benihana Inc.
Leardini Pescados Ltda
CJ Corporation  - Group Headquarters
Greenpeace International - The Netherlands | Headquarters
David Suzuki Foundation
Fisheries and Oceans Canada -Communications Branch-
Mitsui & Co.,Ltd - Headquarters
NOREBO Group (former Ocean Trawlers Group)
Natori Co., Ltd.
Carrefour Supermarket - Headquarters
FedEx Corporation - Headquarters
Cooke Inc. - Group Headquarters
AKBM - Aker BioMarine ASA
Seafood Choices Alliance -Headquarter-
Austevoll Seafood ASA
Walmart | Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Supermarket) - Headquarters
New Japan Radio Co.Ltd (JRC) -Head Office-
Gulfstream JSC
Marine Stewardship Council - MSC Worldwide Headquarters
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Headquarter)
Genki Sushi Co.,Ltd -Headquarter-
Iceland Pelagic ehf
AXA Assistance Argentina S.A.
Caterpillar Inc. - Headquarters
Tiger Brands Limited
SeaChoice
National Geographic Society
AmazonFresh, LLC - AmazonFresh

Copyright 1995 - 2024 Seafood Media Group Ltd.| All Rights Reserved.   DISCLAIMER