Some US$1.3 billion was injected into the sector last year.
15:15, 01 March 2021
Ice accumulation on the vessel is seen as the cause behind its sinking.
09:10, 28 December 2020
Russia-controlled "court" in occupied Crimea rules to remand detained Ukrainian fishermen in custody for 10 daysThe fishermen were presumably Ukrainian nationals Serhiy Hoha, Oleksiy Ivanov, Vasyl Tiurkedzhy, and Maksym Terekhov, according to Ukrainian MP Pavlo Melnyk.
21:05, 16 February 2020
Ukrainian MP reveals names of Ukraine fishermen detained by Russians in Azov Sea off Crimea coast (Photo)The detainees are residents of the village of Rainivka, Zaporizhia region's Prymorsky district.
14:52, 16 February 2020
"The captain of the boat did not fulfill legitimate requirements of the coast guard to halt, and tried to escape," reads the statement.
15:50, 15 February 2020
Over the period under review, the enterprises exported over 3,496 tonnes of fish fillets.
12:40, 05 February 2020
The Asian market accounted for 96% of Ukraine's fresh fish shipments abroad.
11:57, 24 January 2020
SBU says these actions constitute gross and systemic violations of international law on the part of Russia.
14:00, 16 August 2019
According to the embassy, North Korea's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the crew was detained for "violating the rules of entry and stay in the territory of (North Korea)."
10:14, 24 July 2019
An official with the Russia-backed government in Crimea confirmed to the Russia news agency TASS that the fishermen had been released.
14:19, 08 May 2019
The protocol stipulates the transfer of detained fishermen to the side whose citizenship they have.
10:42, 28 February 2019
However, fish consumption in 2018 was estimated at 400,000 tonnes.
14:21, 31 January 2019
The boat was escorted to the port of Yeisk.
20:30, 19 November 2018
The Ukrainian fishermen went to sea from the Russian-occupied village of Kholodne, Donetsk region.
16:30, 12 October 2018
They have been detained for 48 hours to confirm their identity, Russian law enforcers say.
11:24, 11 September 2018
Four crew of the fishing boat are being held at a coast guard detachment in Sevastopol, the stronghold of the Russian Black Fleet.
09:00, 04 September 2018
Denisova says the condition of the fishermen's is extremely unsatisfactory and they are under psychological pressure by the Russian FSB.
14:21, 16 July 2018
Crew of a detained fishing boat have for the third month been unable to return to mainland Ukraine as their passports have been seized.
10:00, 12 July 2018
Deputy head of the State Fishery Agency noted that in such conditions, fishing in the Azov Sea remains important for Ukraine.
20:30, 12 June 2018