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Canning the Pacific tuna story
By Online Editor
10:43 pm GMT+12, 05/12/2016, Fiji
Through an initiative of the eight-nation PNA group, which is home to 50 per cent of the world’s skipjack canning tuna, tinned fish with the PNA’s white Pasifical logo and the blue tuna label of the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) are now retailed in Australia, New Zealand and in Europe…
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