Russia unhappy with Cold War-era agreement on Bering Sea pollock allocation

Published on
April 7, 2022
Russia Federal Agency for Fisheries Head Ilya Shestakov

The Russian Federal Agency for Fisheries is signaling it may seek to change a unilateral agreement, signed by the former Soviet Union and the U.S. in 1990, that gives American companies 80 percent of the Bering Sea pollock quota …

Photo courtesy of the Russian Federal Agency for Fisheries

Contributing Editor reporting from Saint Petersburg, Russia

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