Certifier : 
Control Union (UK) Limited
Certified status : 
Combined with another assessment
Certified since : 
03 Jul 2010
Certificate expires : 
02 Jan 2016


The MSC Fisheries Standard is used to assess if a fishery is well-managed and sustainable. More about how the standard is used, what is assessed and the process.

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NOTE: this fishery is now certified as part of the SPSG, DPPO, PFA, SPFPO & KFO Atlanto-Scandian purse seine and pelagic trawl herring