More bluefin quota for Norway in 2023

Published on
November 30, 2022
Bluefin tuna swimming.

Norway has received approval for an increased 2023 quota for "mackerel sturgeon" – better known as bluefin tuna – with its total quota for the species rising 23 percent to 368 metric tons (MT).

Norway may transfer 15 MT of unfished quota from 2022 to 2023, which means that Norwegian fishermen can fish up to 383 MT iof Atlantic bluefin tuna in 2023 …

Photo courtesy of Guido Montaldo/Shutterstock 

Contributing Editor reporting from London, UK

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