Compliance of Imports of Fishery and Aquaculture Products with EU Legislation

16-09-2013

The study estimates the level of compliance of fisheries and aquaculture products imported into the EU with the current safety and quality EU legislation, as well as with the regulation on IUU fishing. It analyses the process of monitoring and control of FAP imports in relation to this requirements and it investigates to what extent the FAP reaching the EU market comply with the sanitary and IUU Regulation. The study identifies critical issues and proposes recommendations for political actions.

The study estimates the level of compliance of fisheries and aquaculture products imported into the EU with the current safety and quality EU legislation, as well as with the regulation on IUU fishing. It analyses the process of monitoring and control of FAP imports in relation to this requirements and it investigates to what extent the FAP reaching the EU market comply with the sanitary and IUU Regulation. The study identifies critical issues and proposes recommendations for political actions.

Autorzy zewnętrzni

GOPA Consortium: Carlos PALIN , Charline GAUDIN (GOPA Consultants) , Jasmin ESPEJO-HERMES , Linda NICOLAIDES (NRI University of Greenwich)