Namibian Fishing Industry

by Richard Moorsom
New York, New York, United States
November 29 - December 2, 1982
Publisher: American Committee on Africa
13 pages
Type: Conference Presentation
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa
Language: English
Paper presented at the International Seminar on The Role of Transnational Corporations in Namibia, Sheraton Washington Hotel, Washington, DC, November 29 - December 2, 1982. The paper discusses the Benguela Current, rock lobster, shrimp, Walvis Bay, Lüderitz, white fish, pelagic fish, USSR, the UN Council for Namibia, the International Commission for South East Atlantic Fisheries (ICSEAF), mackerel, SEASWA/ SWAFIL, Marine Products, Yaap-Kunene, Consortium Fisheries, United Fishing Enterprises, Ovenstone, Federale Volksbeleggings (FVB), Volkskas, SANLAM, South African Mutual, Premier Milling, Whittington Investments, Tiger Oats, Barlow Rand, Irvin and Johnson, Anglo-Vaal, Metal Box, Pesquerias Gaditana de Gran Altura, Gaditana Fishing Company, Del Monte, Lever Brothers, Robert Silverman, and the Fishery Committee for the Eastern Central Atlantic (CECAF). • Marine resources along the Namibian coast • The plunder of the pilchard • Deep water trawling • Other marine products • The fishing companies and trade links • Campaigning perspectives • Appendix I: The tangled web of ownership (as of mid-1982)
This item was digitized for Aluka, which made it available to the African Activist Archive.
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: Africa Action Archive