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Region:    UK and Ireland

Assessment of the benefits of MSC certification to a major UK fishery and its supply chain UK

Scottish Fisheries Sustainable Accreditation Group Ltd - Project Dates:
December 2013 - May 2014

Description of Project:
An assessment of the benefits of fishery accreditation, using the MSC certified North Sea haddock fishery as a detailed case study to determine benefits now and to track benefits for the next two consecutive years.

Services Provided:

Poseidon led the project undertaking telephone and face-to-face interviews to determine the haddock supply chain and value chain for MSC branded and non-branded products in order to assess the extent of benefits as a result of achieving certification.