Limit by flag on number of longline vessels with freezing capacity targetting bigeye above the current level (applying domestic quotas are exempt)
Limits on Longline Vessels with Freezing Capacity 47. CCMs, other than Small Island Developing States and Indonesia**, shall not increase the number of their longline vessels with freezing capacity targeting bigeye tuna above the applicable level under CMM 2013-01.* ** footnote 6:This paragraph shall not create a precedent with respect to application of exemptions to non-SIDS CCMs.* footnote 7: The provisions of this paragraph do not apply to those CCMs who apply domestic quotas, including individual transferable quotas, within a legislated/regulated management framework.
Quantitative limits for tuna and billfish
Capacity management for certain tropical tuna fleets