And it is that the country has recognized a limit of purse-seine tuna fishing capacity (9,364 cubic meters) where foreign capacity vessels have historically participated, because Costa Rica does not have a national fishing fleet of this type.
"Since the beginning of this Administration, a series of modifications and repeals have been made to make room for the issuance of a new regulation and, in parallel, to collect the carrying capacity that had been assigned by the regulations in force since 2012,"said Renato Alvarado, Minister of Agriculture and Livestock.
According to the national authorities, Costa Rica has been assigning the fishing capacity recognized by the IATTC to foreign flag vessels, without the catches enabled by this capacity having been recognized to the country.
Limitations in the norwegian snow crab catch Norway
The total Norwegian quota for catching snow crab is 6725 tonnes for 2022.
The Ministry of Trade and Industry has asked the directorate to provide a comprehensive assessment of future catches of snow ...