Amount of Illegal Catches in the Philippines Each Year

458,850 tons of fishes are illegally fished in the Philippines, causing economic losses of up to $620 Million (26.5 Billion Philippine Peso) every year.

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Source: Fish for the People, Vol. 8, No.1, 2010, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, page 11.