The Project

FIP BLUES is a Fishing Improvement Project for the Swordfish and Blue Shark Fisheries promoted by 4 producer organizations and 14 companies, these latter constitute the National Association of Commercializing Companies and Transformers of Highly Migratory Species.


(90% catches of the EU fleet)


(80% of the EU supply chain)


(95% of the EU in the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean)

FIP BLUES Includes the development of improvement projects for the stocks of 6 fisheries:


North Atlantic Swordfish and Blue Shark EU Longline

South Atlantic Swordfish and Blue shark EU Longline

Eastern Pacific Swordfish EU Longline

Western Pacific Swordfish EU Longline

Pacific Blue shark EU Longline

Indian Ocean Swordfish and Blue shark EU Longline


Meeting with IUCN representatives

Meeting with IUCN representatives

This morning we had a meeting with representatives of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (better known by its acronym in English, IUCN), which brings together the world's most influential organizations and the best experts in a combined effort to...

we continue to advance in our project

we continue to advance in our project

Step by step we continue to advance in our project. Fishery Progres has just released the project progress rating update. You can check it at:

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