Inactive FIP Directory

FIP Namesort ascending Reason for Inactivity Explanation (Other)
INACTIVE Vietnam blue swimming crab - bottom gillnet/pot/trap
  • Other
Lack of ability to implement and enforce meaningful regulation
INACTIVE US Jonah crab- pot/trap
  • Lack of funding
INACTIVE Southern Brazil monkfish - gillnet
  • Other
Lack of (adequate) customers to sell the product.
INACTIVE Shantou-Taiwan shortarm octopus - jig
  • Merged with another FIP
INACTIVE Russia Amur River/Sakhalin Gulf salmon - trap net/beach seine/weir/gillnet
  • Lack of funding
INACTIVE Philippines blue swimming crab - bottom-set gillnet & pot/trap (PACPI)
  • Missed two consecutive reports
  • Missed deadline for three year audit report
INACTIVE Peru South Pacific Ocean swordfish - longline
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Peru mahi-mahi - longline (Confremar)
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Peru hake - industrial bottom trawl
  • Missed two consecutive reports
  • Missed deadline for three year audit report
INACTIVE Panama shrimp - bottom trawl
  • At FIP's request
INACTIVE Panama large pelagics - longline & green stick
  • At FIP's request
INACTIVE New England silver hake - trawl
  • 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 Mexico Puerto Libertad clams - hookah
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Lower Mekong Delta Kien Giang multispecies - trawl
  • Lack of stakeholder support
INACTIVE Japan albacore tuna - longline
  • At FIP's request
INACTIVE Indonesia North Java Sea snapper and grouper - handline and dropline
  • Merged with another FIP
INACTIVE Indonesia Maros blue swimming crab - trap
  • Lack of stakeholder support
INACTIVE Indonesia Makassar Strait snapper and grouper - longline and dropline
  • Merged with another FIP
INACTIVE Indonesia Jepara blue swimming crab - bottom gillnet
  • Lack of stakeholder support
INACTIVE Indonesia Indian Ocean tuna - longline
  • Merged with another FIP
INACTIVE Indonesia Aru and Arafura demersal fish - longline
  • Merged with another FIP
INACTIVE India threadfin bream - trawl
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE India Palk Bay flower shrimp - trawl
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Hawaii bigeye tuna and swordfish – longline
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Gambia sole - bottom set gillnet
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE China crayfish - pot/trap
  • Missed deadline for three year audit report
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 Brazil South Atlantic swordfish - longline
  • At FIP's request
INACTIVE Barents Sea snow crab - pot/trap (Odyssey Enterprises)
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Barents Sea king crab - pot/trap (Keyport LLC)
  • Missed two consecutive reports
INACTIVE Adriatic Sea European sardine - purse seine
  • Missed two consecutive reports