MARSHALL ISLANDS: The Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) should focus on controlling fishing on the high seas, given concerns about with non-compliance with fishing rules.
PERU : As a result of the lower abundance of hydrobiological resources, mainly anchovy, due to the gradual recovery of the sea surface temperature, canned seafood production from Peru is forecast to decrease this year.
CHILE - Chile and Guatemala have signed a memorandum of understanding to share knowledge and promote cooperation in the fisheries and aquaculture sectors.
The Undersecretary of Fisheries and Aquaculture in Chile, Raul Súnico, and Deputy Minister of Animal Health and Regulations of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food of Guatemala, Byron Acevedo, agreed to work for mutual cooperation, the exchange of information and promotion of seafood between the two countries.
Mr Súnico explained that this agreement reflects the interest in "promoting mutual cooperation and facilitate contact to address any topic that is relevant in the field of fisheries and aquaculture".
Mutual cooperation could include: