National Fisheries Institute Statement on Seafood Trade Relief Program

September 10, 2020 National Fisheries Institute

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s announcement that it will provide $ 530 million to support the men and women who harvest seafood, whose livelihoods have been impacted by retaliatory tariffs, illustrates the Trump Administration’s ongoing focus on this important sector. Seafood starts in the oceans and making sure those Americans who work the water are supported is vital.