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The IUU Fishing Index Report provides a summary of the results of the Index and discusses their implications;

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Coastal score 3.18

Coastal score by Vulnerability 4.00

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Size of EEZ

4.0

Agreement over all maritime boundaries

5.0

Dependency on fish for protein

3.0

Authorise foreign vessels to operate in EEZ

data not available

Coastal score by Prevalence 2.60

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Has MSC-certified fisheries

5.0

Views of MCS practitioners on coastal compliance incidents

1.0

Coastal score by Response 3.00

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Coastal State is contracting party or cooperating non-contracting party to all relevant RFMOs

3.0

Operate a national VMS/FMC centre

data not available

Flag score 2.00

Flag score by Vulnerability 2.00

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Distant water vessels on RFMO RAVs

2.0

Distant water vessels under several RFMOs

2.0

Flag score by Prevalence 1.00

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Vessels on IUU lists

1.0

View of fisheries observers on flag state compliance incidents

1.0

Views of MCS practitioners on flag state compliance incidents

1.0

Flag score by Response 3.00

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Accepted FAO Compliance Agreement

5.0

Authorised vessel data provided to FAO HSVAR

5.0

Provision of vessel data for inclusion in Global Record

5.0

Compliance with RFMO flag state obligations

1.0

Flag State is contracting party or cooperating non-contracting party to all relevant RFMOs

2.0

Port score 1.80

Port score by Vulnerability 4.00

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Number of fishing ports

3.0

Port visits by foreign fishing or carrier vessels

5.0

Port score by Prevalence 1.00

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Views of MCS practitioners on port compliance incidents

1.0

View of fisheries observers on port compliance incidents

1.0

Port score by Response 1.00

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Party to the PSMA

1.0

Designated ports specified for entry by foreign vessels

data not available

Compliance with RFMO port state obligations

1.0

General score 1.88

General score by Vulnerability 1.56

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Trade balance for fisheries products

3.0

Share of global imports

1.0

Perception of levels of corruption

2.0

Gross national income per capita

1.0

Volume of catches

1.0

General score by Prevalence 1.00

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Carded' under the EU IUU Regulation

1.0

Identified' by NOAA for IUU fishing

1.0

Mentions of IUU fishing in media reports

1.0

General score by Response 3.00

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Mandatory vessel tracking for commercial seagoing fleet

data not available

Demand for MSC products

5.0

Ratification/accession of UNCLOS Convention

1.0

Ratification/accession of UNFSA

1.0

Mentions in media reports to combatting IUU fishing

5.0

Have a NPOA-IUU

data not available

Market State is contracting party or cooperating non-contracting party to relevant RFMOs

1.0

Africa

Algeria Angola Benin Cameroon Cape Verde Comoros Isl. Congo (DRC) Congo, R. of Cote d'Ivoire Djibouti Egypt Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Kenya Liberia Libya Madagascar Mauritania Mauritius Morocco Mozambique Namibia Nigeria Sao Tome & Principe Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa Sudan Tanzania Togo Tunisia

Asia

Bangladesh Brunei Darussalam Cambodia China India Indonesia Japan Korea (North) Korea (Rep. South) Malaysia Maldives Myanmar Pakistan Philippines Singapore Sri Lanka Taiwan Thailand Timor-Leste Vietnam

Caribbean & Central America

Antigua & Barbuda Bahamas Barbados Belize Costa Rica Cuba Dominica Dominican Republic El Salvador Grenada Guatemala Haiti Honduras Jamaica Mexico Nicaragua Panama Saint Kitts & Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Vincent & the Grenadines Trinidad & Tobago

Europe

Albania Belgium Bosnia & Herzegovina Bulgaria Croatia Cyprus Denmark Estonia Finland France Germany Greece Iceland Ireland Italy Latvia Lithuania Malta Monaco Montenegro Netherlands Norway Poland Portugal Romania Russia Slovenia Spain Sweden Ukraine United Kingdom

Middle East

Bahrain Georgia Iran Iraq Israel Jordan Kuwait Lebanon Oman Qatar Saudi Arabia Syria Turkey United Arab Emirates Yemen

North America

Canada USA

South America

Argentina Brazil Chile Colombia Ecuador Guyana Peru Suriname Uruguay Venezuela

Oceania

Australia Cook Islands Fiji Kiribati Marshall Isl. Micronesia (FS of) Nauru New Zealand Palau Papua New Guinea Samoa Solomon Isl. Tonga Tuvalu Vanuatu