Documents

Strategic Approach to Meeting the Conditions to MSC Certification & Strengthening the Sustainability Credentials of the Fishery.
Conditions and Recommendations.
Echebastar Strategy & Operational Plan for a Sustainable Purse Seine Tuna Fishery in The Indian Ocean: 2019 -2023.
ECHEBASTAR FAD Management Plan 2020-2022 (Updated 25 November 2019).
BIOFADS 03/09/2019
Project SC07: Testing designs and identify options to mitigate impacts of drifting FADs on the Ecosystem.
PESQUERAS ECHEBASTAR S.A. Certificate Holder Forced and Child Labour Policies, Practices and Measures. 14/08/2019
Fisheries and at-sea Certificate Holders (CH) in the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) program are required to provide a self-description of policies and measures, including regulatory requirements and procedures that are in effect in the Unit of Assessment, to protect fishing crew from forced labour or child labour, as well as any efforts by the private sector...
Echebastar Group Business Ethics 30/07/2019
At Echebastar Group we are committed to high standards of conduct by working with all of our customers to positively influence our social, ethical and environmental performance...
Shark Finning Policy 30/07/2019
Shark finning (the retention of fins and discard of the remaining carcass at sea) is an abhorrent practice which contravenes various intenational rules and regulations...
Non Entangling FADs 31/07/2019
Echebastar tuna fishing fleet has adopted the use of the new FAD designs described in the ISSF Guide for Non-Entangling FADs in an effort to reduce shark and/or turtle entanglement.
Analysed catch data 2017 – Table 53/2018-Table 53 30/07/2019
Table 53_2017: Echebastar: FADs - Observed Catch and Total Estimated Catch 2017
Table 53_2018: Echebastar: FADs - Observed Catch and Total Estimated Catch 2018
BY CATCH DATA – FOOD SECURITY – FOOD CHAIN 23/09/2019
Commercial Sales of By Catch 2018-2019
Aterpe Alai 31/07/2019
Date of construction: 2019
MT capacity: 1200
Ultra capacity: 300

FISHING LICENSES:
  • Seychelles
  • Mozambique
  • Madagascar
  • Comores
  • Mauritius
  • Kenya
  • Tanzania
  • Mayotte
  • Eparses/Reunion
  • Spain

LANDING REPORTS
Euskadi Alai 31/07/2019
Date of construction: 2015
MT capacity: 1200
Ultra capacity: 300

FISHING LICENSES:

LANDING REPORTS
Jai Alai 31/07/2019
Date of construction: 2015
MT capacity: 1200
Ultra capacity: 300

FISHING LICENSES:

LANDING REPORTS
Izaro 31/07/2019
Date of construction: 2014
MT capacity: 1200
Ultra capacity: 250

FISHING LICENSES:

LANDING REPORTS
Alakrana 31/07/2019
Date of construction: 2006
MT capacity: 1600
Ultra capacity: 100

FISHING LICENSES:

LANDING REPORTS
Elai Alai 31/07/2019
Date of construction: 1992
MT capacity: 1200
Ultra capacity: -

FISHING LICENSES:

LANDING REPORTS
Sustainable Fishing Meetings Update 7/10/2019
This document lists recent meetings and workshops related to sustainable fishing initiatives in which Echebastar personnel have participated and actively collaborated with AZTI.
Sustainable Fishing Meetings 1/08/2019
This document lists recent meetings and workshops related to sustainable fishing initiatives in which Echebastar personnel have participated and actively collaborated with AZTI.
Draft best practice mitigation guidelines for sharks and rays taken in purseseine 30/07/2019
Activity 8 of the CMS Sharks MOU Programme of Work (2016-18) is to “Promote research focusing on the identification of species-selective fishing gear and bycatch mitigation measures”.
SIOTI Action Plan.
"Support for the development of an ecosystem approach to fisheries management for Indian Ocean tuna fisheries" By Maria Jose Juan-Jorda.
SIOTI – MOA FAD WATCH (November 2019)
ISSF 2019-11: Recommended Best Practices for FAD Management in Tropical Tuna Purse Seine Fisheries (31 Jul 2019).
ISSF Non-Entangling and Biodegradable FADs Guide (24 Sep 2019).
SEYCHELLES MINISTRY OF FISHERIES AND AGRICULTURE : Fisheries Comprehensive Plan (Nov 2019).
Echebastar MSC First Surveillance Audit Announcement 22/10/2019
Echebastar MSC First Surveillance Audit Announcement.
Blue Rconomy VP - Echebastar MSC process
Letter from FBOA
Letter from Frinsa
Letter from Froid des Mascareignes - FDM - Mauritius
Letter from Hunt Deltel
Letter from ISSF
Letter from Princes Foods
Letter from Seafood Hub-Mauritius
Letter from Seychelles Ministry of Fisheries
Letter from Thai Union Europe
Seychelles Petroleum - Echebastar MSC process