Fisheries in Sicily

15-02-2010

This note was requested by the Committee on Fisheries for its Delegation to Sicily (29-31/03/2010). The note provides a review of the main characteristics of the Sicilian fisheries sector, with a focus on issues such as the legal and institutional framework, resource management, catches, the fishing fleet, fishing industry, external trade, employment, aquaculture and marine research.

This note was requested by the Committee on Fisheries for its Delegation to Sicily (29-31/03/2010). The note provides a review of the main characteristics of the Sicilian fisheries sector, with a focus on issues such as the legal and institutional framework, resource management, catches, the fishing fleet, fishing industry, external trade, employment, aquaculture and marine research.