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EFTTA Witnesses Significant Membership Growth

The European Fishing Tackle Trade Association (EFTTA) Witnesses Significant Membership Growth in Support of Recreational Angling Lobbying Efforts.

The European Fishing Tackle Trade Association (EFTTA) Witnesses Significant Membership Growth in Support of Recreational Angling Lobbying Efforts The European Fishing Tackle Trade Association (EFTTA) is pleased to announce a notable surge in its membership as companies rally together to advocate for the preservation and promotion of recreational angling in the European Parliament. Among the […]

EFTTA supports a strong EU Nature Restoration Law

Restoring nature will help mitigate the negative impacts of climate change & biodiversity loss on the economy. EFTTA and more than 30 other prominent businesses/business associations have agreed and published a business statement in support of the EU Commission’s proposed Nature Restoration Law.

Restoring nature will help mitigate the negative impacts of climate change & biodiversity loss on the economy. EFTTA and more than 30 other prominent businesses/business associations have agreed and published a business statement in support of the EU Commission’s proposed Nature Restoration Law. The EU Commission’s proposal is currently pending at the European Parliament and […]

EFTTA AISBL wishes a successful EFTTEX 2023 in Budapest

EFTTA AISBL informs: Following Brexit and the closure of EFTTA Ltd. & EFTTEX Ltd. in England in 2021, EFTTA AISBL was established in Brussels, Belgium in early 2022.

Following our press release from December 5, the EFTTA Board wants to inform that it is grateful to our EFTTEX Working Group that is investing itself in organizing an EFTTEX Show for 2023: 1) The EFTTEX Trading Ltd. does not organize the EFFTEX Show on behalf of EFTTA AISBL (EFTTA), but for the benefit of […]

EFTTA AISBL have total focus and clarity of important role ahead

EFTTA AISBL informs: Following Brexit and the closure of EFTTA Ltd. & EFTTEX Ltd. in England in 2021, EFTTA AISBL was established in Brussels, Belgium in early 2022.

  EFTTA AISBL informs: Following Brexit and the closure of EFTTA Ltd. & EFTTEX Ltd. in England in 2021, EFTTA AISBL was established in Brussels, Belgium in early 2022. Since then, times have become ever more challenging for the future of recreational angling within Europe. Threats come from multiple sides and the list of tasks […]

Restoring fish migration routes along the Danube river

How should the Danube river system contribute to the fish migration restoration ambitions? 

A concrete case for the Biodiversity Strategy. How should the Danube river system contribute to the fish migration restoration ambitions?      MEP Michal Wiezik asked a written question to the European Commission on the Danube river system’s contribution to the EU Biodiversity Strategy’s restoration targets, which foresees an objective of restoring 25,000 km into free-flowing rivers. Fish migration in the Danube is hindered […]

Fishing could help tourism recover in Europe

Angling – which is worth €2 billion to the European economy each year – could play a major part in helping the continent’s tourism sector get back on its feet after the Covid-19 pandemic.

Angling – which is worth €2 billion to the European economy each year – could play a major part in helping the continent’s tourism sector get back on its feet after the Covid-19 pandemic. With angler numbers growing in almost every European country during various lockdowns alongside its huge socio-economic value, the sport has a […]

Angling tourism must become an integral part of the EU’s tourism strategy

While the European Union is working on a strategy for the recovery of the EU tourism sector, the European Parliament Forum on Recreational Fisheries and Aquatic Environment held a Webinar to discuss the contribution of the recreational fisheries sector to the green recovery after the COVID-19 crisis.

While the European Union is working on a strategy for the recovery of the EU tourism sector, the European Parliament Forum on Recreational Fisheries and Aquatic Environment held a Webinar to discuss the contribution of the recreational fisheries sector to the green recovery after the COVID-19 crisis. Angling is a very selective type of fishing, […]

The European Commission assures no dilution of EU’s water legislation

Earlier this week, the European Commission officially confirmed to news media ‘POLITICO’ that the EU’s key water protection legislation, the Water Framework Directive (WFD), won’t be opened for changes as requested by a number of EU Member States and some businesses.

Earlier this week, the European Commission officially confirmed to news media ‘POLITICO’ that the EU’s key water protection legislation, the Water Framework Directive (WFD), won’t be opened for changes as requested by a number of EU Member States and some businesses. EFTTA’s CEO, Olivier Portrat said: – “This is a very important announcement by the […]

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