The main objective of SEAI is to protect and promote the interests of the marine industry and generally the members of this association are engaged in seafood business.
SEAI is in the look out of establishing various infrastructure facilities in various coastal states like landing centres, water treatment plants, common effluent treatment plants etc. SEAI is having its head office in Kochi in Kerala and eight regional offices in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Karnatka, Gujarath, Orissa, West Bengal, Maharastra and Andhra Pradesh.
Spain and Portugal defend recovery plan for Iberian sardine Spain
Fisheries authorities from Spain and Portugal participated in a technical meeting with the services of the European Commission, to explain in detail the proposal of a multi-year management plan for the recovery of Iberian sardine prepared by both countries.