Inactive FIP Directory

FIP Namesort descending Reason for Inactivity Explanation (Other)
INACTIVE Adriatic Sea European sardine - purse seine
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Barents Sea king crab - pot/trap (Keyport LLC)
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Barents Sea snow crab - pot/trap (Odyssey Enterprises)
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Brazil South Atlantic swordfish - longline
  • At FIP's request
INACTIVE Canada Lake Erie rainbow smelt - trawl
  • Other
The Lake Erie Rainbow Smelt fishery is voluntarily inactivating its FIP until the MSC has completed its review of forage related sections in the Fisheries Standard.
INACTIVE China crayfish - pot/trap
  • Missed deadline for three year audit report
INACTIVE Gambia sole - bottom set gillnet
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Hawaii bigeye tuna and swordfish – longline
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE India Palk Bay flower shrimp - trawl
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE India threadfin bream - trawl
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Indonesia Aru and Arafura demersal fish - longline
  • Merged with another FIP
INACTIVE Indonesia Indian Ocean tuna - longline
  • Merged with another FIP
INACTIVE Indonesia Jepara blue swimming crab - bottom gillnet
  • Lack of stakeholder support
INACTIVE Indonesia Makassar Strait snapper and grouper - longline and dropline
  • Merged with another FIP
INACTIVE Indonesia Maros blue swimming crab - trap
  • Lack of stakeholder support
INACTIVE Indonesia North Java Sea snapper and grouper - handline and dropline
  • Merged with another FIP
INACTIVE Japan albacore tuna - longline
  • At FIP's request
INACTIVE Lower Mekong Delta Kien Giang multispecies - trawl
  • Lack of stakeholder support
INACTIVE Mexico Puerto Libertad clams - hookah
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE New England ocean perch - hook and line/otter trawl
  • Other
FisheryProgress could not reach the FIP leads in order to demonstrate they are included in the MSC certificate for this fishery.
INACTIVE New England silver hake - trawl
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Panama large pelagics - longline & green stick
  • At FIP's request
INACTIVE Panama shrimp - bottom trawl
  • At FIP's request
INACTIVE Peru hake - industrial bottom trawl
  • Missed two consecutive reports
  • Missed deadline for three year audit report
INACTIVE Peru mahi-mahi - longline (Confremar)
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Peru South Pacific Ocean swordfish - longline
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Philippines blue swimming crab - bottom-set gillnet & pot/trap (PACPI)
  • Missed two consecutive reports
  • Missed deadline for three year audit report
INACTIVE Russia Amur River/Sakhalin Gulf salmon - trap net/beach seine/weir/gillnet
  • Lack of funding
INACTIVE Shantou-Taiwan shortarm octopus - jig
  • Merged with another FIP
INACTIVE Southern Brazil monkfish - gillnet
  • Other
Lack of (adequate) customers to sell the product.
INACTIVE US Jonah crab- pot/trap
  • Lack of funding
INACTIVE Vietnam blue swimming crab - bottom gillnet/pot/trap
  • Other
Lack of ability to implement and enforce meaningful regulation