Publicado por: pongpesca | 2016/12/09

LOW FUEL PRICES AND PAIN-FREE FISH STOCK RECOVERY

fishing-graph-2“The fishing industry received an unexpected gift in late 2014 as oil prices were cut in half over the course of six months. Now two years on, oil prices still remain low, and recent data suggests that this major cost reduction has led to record profits in the fishing industry. At the same time, European fisheries are struggling to reduce fishing pressure to meet the Common Fisheries Policy’s key objective of ending overfishing by 2015 where possible and by 2020 at the latest. Rather than treating lower fishing costs as a simple windfall gain, this opportunity could be used to make a final push to end overfishing in Europe and achieve long-term sustainability with no significant hit to economic viability in the short-term.”

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Fonte: new economics foundation – 7 de dezembro de 2016

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