South Pacific Tuna Corporation fined for illegally manning U.S. flagged vessels with foreign officers

APRA HARBOR, Guam — Coast Guard Sector Guam has levied fines against the South Pacific Tuna Corporation for eight separate violations of Title 46 United States Code, Section 8304 for using unlicensed foreign personnel to illegally fill the roles of chief mate and chief engineer on U.S. flagged vessels. Read more here 21:04

One Response to South Pacific Tuna Corporation fined for illegally manning U.S. flagged vessels with foreign officers

  1. What could I say? I’m a skipper/owner of a 33′ fv and everytime I see even just a pic of one of those companies operated big boat I sadly say to myself that conservationists may be right in wanting to stop commercial fishing …….

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