Certifier : 
Bureau Veritas Certification
Certified status : 
Certified since : 
09 Nov 2018
Certificate expires : 
08 May 2024


The Echebastar Indian Ocean skipjack fishery is being assessed using a revised MSC assessment process.

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The fishery was first assessed to the MSC fisheries standard in 2013 as the Echebastar Indian Ocean purse seine skipjack, yellowfin and bigeye tuna fishery. The fishery was not certified.