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IOTC (IOTC, 2000)The acronym NEI (Not Elsewhere Included) has usually been used to record the catches by vessels or fleets which are not officially reported to the IOTC.
IOTC (IOTC, 2000)The first catches of billfish recorded in the IOTC nominal catches (NC) database were made in 1970, by longline gear. Although catches of these species did occur before that year, they were reported aggregated as billfish NEI.
IOTC (IOTC, 1998)Distant water fishing nations (DWFN) began longlining for tuna in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) in the early 1950s, initiated by the Japanese soon followed by the Taiwanese (1954) and Koreans (1960). Large scale industrial ...