These “snapshots” identify best practices for sustainable tuna fishing. In detailed tables, they also compare tuna Regional Fisheries Management Organization (RFMO) progress in implementing them.

Read our companion “best-practices” technical reports on these topics.

Image Title Date Author(s) Language RFMO(s) Tag(s) Category Company Report Type Activity Year
Image Title Date Author(s) Language RFMO(s) Tag(s) Category Company Report Type Activity Year
2019 CIAT Declaración de Posición | 2019 IATTC Position Statement (Spanish) June 10, 2019 N/A Spanish IATTC Advocacy, Bycatch, Bycatch Mitigation, Capacity Management, Compliance, FADs, Harvest Strategies, IATTC, RFMOs, Sharks, Tuna Position Statements N/A Final June 10, 2019
2019 IATTC Position Statement June 4, 2019 N/A English IATTC Advocacy, Bycatch, Bycatch Mitigation, Capacity Management, Compliance, FADs, Harvest Strategies, IATTC, RFMOs, Sharks, Tuna Position Statements N/A Final June 4, 2019
2019 ICCAT Declaración de Posición | 2019 ICCAT Position Statement (Spanish) October 15, 2019 ISSF Spanish ICCAT Bycatch, Compliance, FADs, Harvest Strategies, ICCAT, MCS, Sharks, Tuna Position Statements, Translated N/A Final October 15, 2019
2019 ICCAT Déclaration de Position | 2019 ICCAT Position Statement (French) October 15, 2019 ISSF French ICCAT Bycatch, Compliance, FADs, Harvest Strategies, ICCAT, MCS, Sharks, Tuna Position Statements, Translated N/A Final October 15, 2019
2019 ICCAT Position Statement (English) October 15, 2019 ISSF English ICCAT Bycatch, Compliance, FADs, Harvest Strategies, ICCAT, MCS, Sharks, Tuna Position Statements N/A Final October 15, 2019
2019 IOTC Déclaration de Position (French) April 11, 2019 N/A French IOTC Advocacy, Bycatch, Capacity Management, Compliance, FADs, Gillnet, Harvest Strategies, IMO, IOTC, Longline, MCS, Observer Programs, Sharks, Tuna Position Statements, Translated N/A Final April 11, 2019
2019 IOTC Position Statement April 11, 2019 N/A English IOTC Advocacy, Bycatch, Capacity Management, Compliance, FADs, Gillnet, Harvest Strategies, IMO, IOTC, Longline, MCS, Observer Programs, Sharks, Tuna Position Statements N/A Final April 11, 2019
2019 WCPFC Position Statement October 24, 2019 ISSF English WCPFC Bycatch, Compliance, FADs, Harvest Strategies, MCS, Sharks, Tuna Position Statements N/A Final October 24, 2019
Aggregate Participating Company Compliance Over Time (November 2019) November 20, 2019 ISSF English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Infographics N/A Final November 20, 2019
Antitrust Policy Adherence Agreement July 3, 2017 N/A English N/A Compliance Compliance N/A N/A July 3, 2017
Atunlo — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) June 20, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures, Data Check Companies Audit Process, Conservation Measures N/A Final June 20, 2019
Avila Prima — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Avila Prima Final March 24, 2019
Bolton Alimentari — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Bolton Alimentari Final March 24, 2019
Bumble Bee Seafoods -- Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Bumble Bee Seafoods Final March 24, 2019
Chotiwat — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Chotiwat Final March 24, 2019
Conservation Measure 2.2 Data Reporting Template for ISSF Participating Companies (Excel) July 11, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Compliance, Conservation Measures Final July 11, 2019
Data Check Company Application November 14, 2018 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Applications N/A November 14, 2018
Everwin Industrial Co., Ltd. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Everwin Industrial Co. Final March 24, 2019
Foodtech JSC — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Foodtech JSC Final March 24, 2019
Frinsa Del Noroeste S.A. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Frinsa Del Noroeste S.A. Final March 24, 2019
General Tuna Corporation — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports General Tuna Corporation Final March 24, 2019
Grupo Conservas Garavilla (Isabel) — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Grupo Conservas Garavilla (Isabel) Final March 24, 2019
ISSA Bylaws (2019) November 5, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance Filings Final November 5, 2019
ISSA Compliance Policy April 27, 2017 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Audit Process, Compliance N/A April 27, 2017
ISSF 2013-09: Sustainable Fishery Agreements: Strategies for Enforcement & Compliance. Maui Conferences, Jan 2013 January 25, 2013 ISSF English N/A Capacity Management, Compliance, RFMOs Meeting Reports, Technical and Meeting Reports, Technical Reports Technical Report January 25, 2013
ISSF 2019-10: Tuna RFMO Compliance Assessment Processes: A Comparative Analysis to Identify Best Practices* July 5, 2019 Koehler English N/A Best Practices, CCSBT, Compliance, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, Koehler, RFMOs, WCPFC Technical and Meeting Reports, Technical Reports Technical Report July 5, 2019
ISSF Annual Conservation Measures & Commitments Compliance Report (April 2019) April 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Compliance, Conservation Measures Final April 24, 2019
ISSF Annual Conservation Measures & Commitments Compliance Report June 2014 June 13, 2014 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Annual Report N/A June 13, 2014
ISSF Annual Conservation Measures & Commitments Compliance Report June 2016 June 20, 2016 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures N/A June 20, 2016
ISSF Bylaws (2019) November 5, 2019 ISSF English N/A Compliance Filings Final November 5, 2019
ISSF Data Check Company Compliance: Audit Policy Document & Standard Operating Procedures January 7, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance Audit Process Final January 7, 2019
ISSF Participating Company Compliance: Audit Policy Document & Standard Operating Procedures (2018) April 5, 2017 N/A English N/A Compliance Audit Process Final April 5, 2017
ISSF Participating Company Compliance: Audit Policy Document & Standard Operating Procedures May 7, 2015 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Audit Process N/A May 7, 2015
ISSF Participating Company Compliance: Audit Policy Document & Standard Operating Procedures (2019) April 22, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance Audit Process Final April 22, 2019
ISSF Participating Company Compliance: Audit Policy Document & Standard Operating Procedures (2020) July 30, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance Audit Process Final July 30, 2019
ISSF ProActive Vessel Register (PVR): Audit Policy Document & Standard Operating Procedures for Longline Vessels (July 2019) July 30, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Longline, ProActive Vessel Register Audit Process Final July 30, 2019
ISSF ProActive Vessel Register (PVR): Audit Policy Document & Standard Operating Procedures for Pole & Line, Handline, & Troll Vessels (July 2019) July 30, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Pole and Line, ProActive Vessel Register, Trolling Audit Process Final July 30, 2019
ISSF ProActive Vessel Register (PVR): Audit Policy Document & Standard Operating Procedures for Purse Seine Vessels (July 2019) July 30, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, ProActive Vessel Register, Purse Seine Audit Process Final July 30, 2019
ISSF ProActive Vessel Register (PVR): Audit Policy Document & Standard Operating Procedures for Supply & Tender Vessels (September 2018) September 12, 2018 N/A English N/A Compliance, ProActive Vessel Register, Supply Vessel Audit Process N/A September 12, 2018
ISSF Report of Conservation Measure and Commitment Compliance for 2014 Audit Results July 28, 2015 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures N/A July 28, 2015
ISSF Strategic Plan For 2013-2017 August 13, 2015 N/A English N/A Compliance Strategic Plan N/A August 13, 2015
Jealsa Rianxeira, S.A.U. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Jealsa Rianxeira Final March 24, 2019
Lovering Foods Ltd. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Lovering Foods Ltd. Final March 24, 2019
Negocios Industriales Real (NIRSA) S.A. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Negocios Industriales Real (NIRSA) S.A. Final March 24, 2019
Participating Company 2018 Audit Results (November 2019) November 20, 2019 ISSF English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Infographics Final November 20, 2019
Pataya Food Industries Ltd. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Pataya Food Industries Ltd. Final March 24, 2019
Princes Limited — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Princes Limited Final March 24, 2019
PT Aneka Tuna Indonesia — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports PT Aneka Tuna Indonesia Final March 24, 2019
PT Aneka Tuna Indonesia — Update Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) October 17, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Participating Company Audit Reports PT Aneka Tuna Indonesia Update (Remediated) October 17, 2019
RFMO Best Practice Performance January 18, 2019 N/A English N/A Best Practices, CCSBT, Compliance, FADs, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, IUU, Observer Coverage, RFMOs, Supply Vessel, Transshipment, Vessel Lists, Vessel Monitoring System, WCPFC RFMO Best Practices Snapshots Final January 18, 2019
RFMO Best Practices Snapshot — 2019: Compliance Processes July 5, 2019 N/A English N/A Best Practices, CCSBT, Compliance, IATTC, ICCAT, IOTC, RFMOs, WCPFC RFMO Best Practices Snapshots Final July 5, 2019
RS Cannery Co., Ltd. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2017) March 29, 2018 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports RS Cannery Co. Final March 29, 2018
RS Cannery Co., Ltd. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports RS Cannery Co. Final March 24, 2019
Salica Industria Alimentaria, S.A. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Salica Industria Alimentaria Final March 24, 2019
Sea Value Public Company Limited — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Sea Value Public Company Limited Final March 24, 2019
South Seas Tuna Corporation Limited — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports South Seas Tuna Corporation Limited Final March 24, 2019
StarKist Co. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports StarKist Co. Final March 24, 2019
Thai Union Europe — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Thai Union Europe Final March 24, 2019
Thai Union Manufacturing Co., Ltd. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Thai Union Manufacturing Co. Final March 24, 2019
The Ideal Purse Seine Vessel: A Guide To Demonstrating Best Practices & Meeting ISSF Conservation Measures May 13, 2015 N/A English N/A Best Practices, Compliance, Conservation Measures, ProActive Vessel Register, Purse Seine Infographics N/A May 13, 2015
Thunnus Overseas Group — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Thunnus Overseas Group Final March 24, 2019
Tri Marine -- Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Tri Marine Final March 24, 2019
Tropical Canning (Thailand) Public Co., Ltd. — Final Compliance Report (for activities in 2018) March 24, 2019 N/A English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Conservation Measures, Participating Company Audit Reports Tropical Canning (Thailand) Public Co. Final March 24, 2019
Update to ISSF Conservation Measures & Commitments Compliance Report (November 2019) November 20, 2019 ISSF English N/A Compliance, Conservation Measures Compliance, Conservation Measures Final November 20, 2019