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Montevideo, April 23rd 2024 - 08:28 UTC

Tag: hake fishing

  • Monday, April 1st 2024 - 10:50 UTC

    Uruguayan fishing said to be “on the brink of collapse”

    Costs need to be lowered for Uruguay's fishing to be competitive

    Uruguayan fishing industry leaders demanded concrete responses from President Luis Lacalle Pou after the activity fell in a stoppage from here it needs to recover. “It is more profitable to bring fish from Argentina,” one of the leaders argued as the sector was said to be “on the verge of collapse.” The crisis worsened in recent weeks as costs keep spiraling.

  • Thursday, July 7th 2022 - 10:20 UTC

    Argentina and Uruguay agree on temporary ban to hake fishing

    The resolution was issued as per provisions stemming from the Treaty of the River Plate and its Maritime Front

    The Joint Technical Commission of the Maritime Front of Argentina and Uruguay has issued a temporary ban on hake catching due to the “concentration of juvenile specimens” that “it is necessary to protect,” it was announced Wednesday.