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7.5 Purchases from PVR Vessels — Longline

Initially Adopted

  • October 24, 2018

If purchasing albacore, yellowfin and bigeye tuna from longline vessels, processors, traders, importers, transporters, marketers and others involved in the seafood industry shall:

  1. Develop and make public by December 31, 2019, a statement of intent to increase purchases from longline vessels registered on the PVR
  2. Publish the percentage of their longline purchases from PVR registered longline vessels by March 31, 2020, or indicate no such purchases made.