Representing Europe's fish landing ports and
first sales operations EAFPA is active in EU
industry forums and directly communicates with DG Mare on matters
affecting our sector.
Auctions are the interface between
producers and the market and is pivotal in ensuring a fair and open
prices for fish within a secure and properly regulated hygienic
The sector provides a wide range of
essential support services and the aims of EAFPA include:
benefits of auctions to consumers, the fisheries sector, public
authorities and society as a whole.
harmonising quality and sanitary standards
within an efficient and effective system of traceability.
information system that centralises
and distributes general data concerning the activities of
the EU regulatory framework by initiating proposals for new
Membership is open to fishing ports, primary sales
organisations and auction providers throughout the countries of the
European Union and the European Economic Area.
We also open as associates similar
organisations from EU candidate and adjoining countries.
CFP Dec '09
CMO May '09