Interesting fact

The EU imports almost €20 billion of seafood indicating a great potential for the development of EU aquaculture. The value of products from brackish and marine aquaculture in the EEA is approximately 4 times greater than in freshwater and it is likely that most future growth will be marine-based.



Future plans

TAPAS tools will provide a better insight in the environmental impact of the sector and the results of innovations and regulation on future environmental impacts. Tapas outreach activities will lead to better awareness of the concrete steps to further improve the public image of the sector and inspire the willingness of consumers to buy sustainable products.