Economic Impact Assessment of the Landing Obligation – UK sector

The project:

Seafish is undertaking an economic impact assessment of the landing obligation, introduced as part of the Common Fisheries Policy of the EU. The purpose of the economic impact assessment is to provide information that will support decision-making and understanding at a fleet segment home nation and national level.

Sakana’s role

Our role was to:

  • compile and analyse all the data relevant for the study: landings per sea area, per vessel groups, per landing point…; observers data on discards;
  • work on the method of the choke analysis , but also on the automation of the process (103 segments to cover plus all national segments).
Client:

Seafish

Partners:

Anderson solutions, Fishor, Poseidon Aquatic Resource Management Ltd.