Monthly Archives: December 2020

Brexit talks on knife-edge | Fishing News

21st December 2020 Brexit talks go the wire in struggle for a deal Fisheries is toughest obstacle Efforts were still being made to reach a Brexit trade deal before 31 December as Fishing News went to press, but while there had been some progress, there were still wide gaps last week on fisheries and regulatory alignment, reports Tim Oliver. Briefing ...

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Brexit threat to exports | Fishing News

15th December 2020 Exports delays fears – deal or no deal Paperwork and delays loom from 1 January Fish and seafood exporters will face hugely increased levels of paperwork, bureaucracy and delays at ports from 1 January whether there is a Brexit deal or not, reports Tim Oliver. Scottish fisheries minister Fergus Ewing has written to the UK government reiterating ...

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Fight for fair NS cod TAC

7th December 2020 International plan for North Sea cod fishery Push for fair TAC as Brussels calls for 45% cut North Sea fishermen and their leaders across Europe are fighting to get a fair deal on North Sea cod fishing opportunities in 2021, reports Tim Oliver. An international coalition including the UK, Norway and EU member states has put forward ...

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