Fishmeal Association Annual Meeting At Grand Howard Hotel
Updated: Jan 19
On Friday 24th December, 2021, from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, at Grand Howard Hotel. Thai Fishmeal Producers Association has an annual meeting with the Members, who have the fishmeal factory located in both the Gulf of Thailand and the Andaman Sea.
In this meeting, there was a presentation by the management from the Department of Fisheries to provide information for the participants who is one of key stakeholders on the importance of international standards for sustainable fisheries under the FIP project, the preparation of projects for improvement and development of sustainable trawl fisheries in the Gulf of Thailand.
Also, the representatives from TSFR provides a clarification on procedures for participating in the FIP project by explaining the way how to filling in the FIP application form to submit to MarinTrust, alongside with the approval from 43 fishmeal factories who participated in the project previously. At first, there are 2 factories who have an interest to additional join the project. TSFR working group also inform the participants on the progress of the current Gulf of Thailand FIP trawl project with Agricultural Research Development Agency (ARDA) and the next action plan.