Situation Mackerel – Update 05/09/2019

Scomber Scombrus FAO 27 – MSC certificate suspended since March 2nd 2019.

  • Suspension reconfirmed on 5th of September 2019
  • Continuing dispute over mackerel quota allocation resulting in annual catches well in excess of the advised catches.
  • Absence of long-term management strategy

Exclusive CBG Alternative:

  • MSC certified Mackerel from Chile
  • Trachurus Murphyi
  • Great taste
  • Available in brine, vegetable oil, tomato sauce, …
  • 170g round can, 120g drained weight
  • 125g ¼ club can, 90g drained weight (Cartonette or Litho)
  • Competitive pricing !